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.
“Just a wee nitpick. The Shirley Jackson story is titled 'The Haunting of Hill House", but the movie is simply "The Haunting". That said, these two films would make an admirable pairing for, oh, . . .”