I Am Love - Preview
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DVD SPECIAL FEATURES: Audio Commentary by Writer-Director Luca Guadagnino and Producer-Star Tilda Swinton; Interviews with Cast & Crew: Exploring the film’s inception, development, funding and casting; Moments on Set: Detailing the trials, tribulations and tender moments of the production process; Official UK Theatrical Trailer.
Emma (Tilda Swinton), a Russian émigré and the matriarch of a wealthy Milanese family, lives in a carefully ordered world where duty towards husband and children dominates her life.
But after a chance discovery reveals an unspoken love her world is thrown open to sensuality and she embarks on a journey of unbridled passion that will shake her family’s foundations to the core.
Hailed by critics and lauded by audiences across the world, I Am Love is a breath-taking tour de force of cinematic beauty.
As lush, sumptuous and visually arresting as it is moving, heartbreaking and overwhelmingly powerful, this stunning account of the pain and pleasure of desire will leave you gasping for air.
Directed by Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino, the film has been described by Time Out as “a work of masterly daring and skill”, while The Times wrote: “Elegantly paced, exquisitely photographed and blessed with a sublime score.”
Running time: 119mins
UK DVD Release: September 13, 2010