Winner of the 2011 Venice International Film Festival's Golden Lion, FAUST, Alexander Sokurov's latest film, is an hallucinatory period piece set in the early 19th century and inspired by Goethe's famous play.
Opening date: November 15, 2013 Film Forum, NYC and Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, NYC
"Simply wondrous. Like so many Bruegels, Boschs, Vermeers, and Rembrandts come to life. It is so lush, so exhilarating that it almost exhausts you. It is so lush, so exhilarating that it almost exhausts you." - Joumane Chahine, FILM COMMENT