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The Piano Teacher

La pianiste

Disutradarai oleh Michael Haneke
Austria, Prancis, 2001
Drama

Sinopsis

Erika, a piano teacher at the Vienna Conservatory, lives with her tyrannical mother in a hermetically sealed world of love-hate and dependency in which there is no room for men. Her sex life consists of voyeurism and masochistic self-injury. Then one of Erika’s pupils decides to seduce his teacher.

The Piano Teacher Disutradarai oleh Michael Haneke
I relish nothing more than watching any world-class actress tearing into a complicated part, and the ferocious precision of what Isabelle Huppert concocts here—vengeful, expert, supercilious, tamped-down, lonely, and volcanically perverse—is something that no other actress in years has equalled. In combination, these separate marks of the film’s distinction yield images and sequences so blunt and shattering in their affective immediacy that the film is that rare thing—literally unforgettable.
November 01, 2015
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Haneke likes to rattle your brain and moral center, making you ruminate long and hard on what you’ve just witnessed. With The Piano Teacher, it might be when our fine character lies in a bathtub and…I’ll get to that moment later. The Piano Teacher, as squirm inducing as it can become, may be the director’s most powerfully unsettling, erotic and at times, comic film.
June 14, 2009
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Haneke engineers an odd and compelling kind of sympathy for Erika. The moment she gives away her haughty, dominating posture for the sake of passion, she loses everything. The more she tries to fit Walter’s image of ideal femininity, the weaker and more pathetic she becomes. The Piano Teacher is an extraordinary study of emotional abuse.
August 01, 2002
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