Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress

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  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
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  • Publication Film Movement Exclusives, 1957. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2018.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (streaming video file) (109 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • OCLC on1035112603
  • Credits
    • Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider


  • In the third and final part of the Sissi trilogy, The young Empress Sissi is staying at the Godolle Palace in Hungary with her little daughter. Here she can be herself, liberated from all the strict court rules in Austria. She spends her days with Count Andrassy, riding in the woods. At a ball in his castle he declares his love for her. Because of this Sissi feels forced to break her relationship with him, and moves back to Vienna. It is soon discovered that she is seriously ill with tuberculosis. Her mother, Duchess Ludovika, then decides to go to Madeira to help Sissi recapture the joy of life.. Nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.


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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • In German,Hungarian
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