[Press release from the Cleveland Museum of Art.]
Five earlier works with or by five of 2015’s breakout film personalities—Alicia Vikander, Damien Chazelle, Eddie Redmayne, Pawel Pawlikowski, and David Robert Mitchell, writer-director of It Follows.
A Royal Affair
Sunday, July 5, 1:30. Directed by Nikolaj Arcel. With Mads Mikkelsen. Alicia Vikander (Ava in Ex Machina) stars in this sumptuous 18th-century period piece that was nominated for the 2013 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. She plays the British-born Queen of Denmark who has a love affair with the royal physician after her husband, King Christian VII, proves mentally ill.
Denmark/Sweden/Czech Republic, 2012, subtitles, color, 35mm, 137 min.