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.
“Dear Mr. Bart and Mr. Shaun- I guess you ganged up and really showed me a thing or two. Fact is Criterion picks what they want to show. The Process has nothing to do with me. In a world of many . . .”