Madame X – An Absolute Ruler

Madame X – Eine absolute Herrscherin
Ulrike Ottinger
1977 • FRG • 147’

Several women join a journey into the unknown on board of Madame X’s ship, who turns out to be a tyrant. Ulrike Ottinger’s feature debut, often described as a “lesbian punk poem”, came to be a key film of the 1970s feminist debates and raised controversy.

25 Oct / 15:30 / 147’
Cinemateca – Sala M. F. Ribeiro
Ulrike Ottinger Retrospective