In honor of the great German émigré director’s birthday, here’s a short, quotable clip from the 1979 BBC documentary Behind the Mirror: A Profile of Douglas Sirk, more excerpts of which can be found on our release of All That Heaven Allows.
“I watched The Grapes of Wrath again recently;it's such a great film. I think it's one of John Ford's finest films. Henry Fonda was never an actor I paid much attention to; not until I started watching . . .”