Cast : Vicky Krieps, Florian Teichtmeister, Katharina Lorenz, Jeanne Werner, Alma Hasun, Manuel Rubey
Screenplay : Marie Kreutzer
Cinematography : Judith Kaufmann
Music : Camille
Film editing : Ulrike Kofler
Production : Alexander Glehr, Johanna Scherz
The Empress Elisabeth of Austria (Sissi) has just turned 40, but feels compelled to remain young and beautiful. Tired of constraints and conventions, she determines to live her life according to her own rules, regardless of what the emperor, and others, might think. The modern portrait of a woman who aspires to break free from the role assigned to her by her family and society.