July 15, 2024

Movies with Margarethe von Tratta

VISION: From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen

Renowned director Margarethe von Trotta’s portrayal of the 12th century Benedict nun, an extraordinary mystic, composer, writer, healer and ecological activist. Barbara Sukowa captures von Bingen’s fierce determination to expand women’s roles within the order, despite outrage from the Church. Lushly … [Read more...]