Another Oscar contender for Best Picture is Amour, a foreign film from Austria. Aside from the Best Picture, this film is also nominated for Best Foreign Language Film, as well as Best Actress in a Leading Role for Emmanuelle Riva and Michael Haneke for Best in Directing.
Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack. The couple’s bond of love is severely tested.
Starring Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva and Isabelle Huppert.
Directed By: Michael Haneke
Sony Pictures Classics