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.
“One appreciates a thorough breakdown with numerous cinematic citations on a very much underappreciated film such as "Barcelona." But loving Stillman and his work, especially "Barcelona" and his take . . .”