Berlin, the Romantic Era. Young poet Heinrich wishes to conquer the inevitability of death through love, yet is unable to convince his skeptical cousin Marie to. Amour Fou ("mad love") is a Austrian film directed by Jessica Hausner, starring Christian Friedel and Birte Schnöink. The story is set in Berlin in and. Critics Consensus: Amour Fou risks overpowering its deceptively impactful . News & Interviews for Amour Fou March 26, | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review.
Austrian director Jessica Hausner thought so and with her latest film, “Amour fou,” has gone some of the way towards correcting the historical. Amour fou Cannes With: Birte Schnoeink, Christian Friedel, Stephan Crossmann, Sandra Hueller, Holger Handtke, Barbara Schnitzler.