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.
“What a great series the Southbank show was. Thank you Criterion for making the effort to rescue this for TTOWC. It is the reason why many of us hold out for films we love, in the hope someone at . . .”