Original title: Mademoiselle Paradis Director: Barbara Albert Screenplay: Kathrin Resetarits Director of Photography: Christine A. Maier Producer: Nikolaus Geyrhalter, Michael Kitzberger, Wolfgang Widerhofer, Markus Glaser, Martina Haubrich, Gunnar Dedio Editor: Niki Mossböck Music: Lorenz Dangel Country: Austria, Germany Year of production: 2017 Length (min): 97 Language: French, German Subtitles: Czech, English Sales: Austrian Films Section: Central Park Sponsors: Šprechtíme, Deutsche Botschaft Prag – Německé velvyslanectví v Praze, Rakouské kulturní fórum v Praze
Resi is a talented blind pianist living in 18th century Vienna. Her parents push her to perform at an endless series of soirees to marry her off. When one doctor manages to restore her sight, she is subjected to numerous medical examinations. Based on true events, the historical costume drama tells the story of a woman who must decide whether to live an extraordinary life in darkness, or an ordinary life and see.