HoopTober Cinco: It’s October, Baby!
Film 13 of 31
Six countries: France/Germany
In der Hauptrolle Julie Delpy,
welche sie sich praktischerweise selbst schrieb, das erspart unnötigen Casting-Stress.
It’s strongly hinted, that Erzebet Báthory became victim of a conspiracy in good ol’ witch hunt tradition, a daring idea to chew on long after the film is over, in case you have time at your disposal for pondering about Hungarian noblewomen slash alleged serial killers from the 16th and 17th century and their fate. History is de facto written by winners, and her independency in terms of education, wealth and wits, clear-cut established initially, might have been a threat not only for clergymen. Insofar it’s likely she never was the one kicking…