The Piano Teacher (La pianiste)
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The Piano Teacher (La pianiste)


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Studio: Criterion Collection
Director: Michael Haneke
Year: 2001
Format: Blu-ray
Genre: Drama
Cast: Anna Sigalevitch, Annie Girardot, Benoit Magimel, Cornelia Köndgen, Dieter Berner, Gabriele Schuchter, Georg Friedrich, Isabelle Huppert, Michael Schottenberg, Philipp Heiss, Rudolf Melichar, Susanne Lothar, Thomas Weinhappel, Udo Samel, William Mang
Original Language: French
Subtitle Language:
Number of discs: 1
Street Date: 26-Sep-17
Runtime (minutes):


In this riveting study of the dynamics of control, Academy Award–winning director Michael Haneke takes on Nobel laureate Elfriede Jelinek’s controversial 1983 novel about perverse female sexuality and the world of classical music. Haneke finds his match in Isabelle Huppert, who delivers an icy but quietly seething performance as Erika, a piano professor at a Viennese conservatory who lives with her mother in a claustrophobically codepen

  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised by director Michael Haneke, with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray
  • New interview with Haneke
  • New interview with actor Isabelle Huppert
  • Selected-scene commentary from 2001 featuring Huppert
  • Behind-the-scenes footage featuring Haneke and Huppert
  • Trailer
  • New English subtitle translation
  • PLUS: An essay by scholar Moira Weigel

New cover by F. Ron Miller

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