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THE TALES OF HOFFMANN

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Directed by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
United Kingdom, 1951
Fantasy, Musical, Music

Synopsis

A melancholy poet reflects on three women he loved and lost in the past—a mechanical performing doll, a seductive Venetian courtesan, and a soprano who sings herself to death—all of whom broke his heart in different ways.

Synopsis

A melancholy poet reflects on three women he loved and lost in the past—a mechanical performing doll, a seductive Venetian courtesan, and a soprano who sings herself to death—all of whom broke his heart in different ways.

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The Tales of HoffmannDirected byMichael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1951 | Winner: Special Award
Berlin International Film Festival
1951 | 2 wins including: Silver Bear for Best Musical
Academy Awards
1952 | 2 nominations including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color

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