A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH
MICHAEL POWELL & EMERIC PRESSBURGER | UNITED KINGDOM | 1946 | 104 MIN | PG | ENGLISH, FRENCH, RUSSIAN | 4K
Part of the Sight and Sound 100 series
BFI’s 2022 Sight & Sound List #82
Directing duo, Emeric Pressburger and Michael Powell, exquisitely analyze human mortality through a British airman, who must justify his life before an otherworldly court in the afterlife when he survives a near death experience.
Cast: David Niven, Kim Hunter, Robert Coote
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