Directed by Istvan Szabo
Istvan Szabo's historic chronicle
of intrigue, continuing his concern with responsibility and guilt,
established with his Mephisto. Klaus Maria Brandauer stars in the
epic story of espionage, love and lust, set in Austria during the years
leading up to World War I. Alfred Redl (Brandauer) rises from peasant to
high-ranking member of the Imperial Austrian military, but he hides a secret
life of homosexuality. Winner of the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival.
German with English subtitles. 114 minutes.