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.
“If the concern is that sound and lip movement don't match, keep in mind that even though the film is in French, only some of the actors were actually speaking French on set. The Polish actors were . . .”