Douglas Sirk

Apr 26, 1900


A box office smash and critical bust during his Hollywood career, director Douglas Sirk's artistic stature began to catch up with his popular success in the decades following his early retirement. Championed by auteurist critics and cineaste directors, Sirk's once-reviled melodramas evolved into an inspired blend of bathos and Brechtian distance, with… More


Douglas Sirk Videos

The Tarnished Angels
3 minutes 37 seconds
The Strange Woman
2 minutes 51 seconds
Summer Storm
2 minutes 8 seconds

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