"Breaking the Waves"
Directed by Lars von Trier
her incredible film debut, Emily Watson gives an Academy Award-nominated
performance as Bess, a naive young woman who marries Jan, a handsome oil-rig worker. For
the first time in her life, Bess experiences passion and physical pleasure she never imagined. But her marital bliss is
cut short when an accident on the rig leaves Jan paralyzed. Believing she holds the key to
his recovery, Bess will stop at nothing --even infidelity--in order to prolong Jan's life.
powerhouse love story, a kind of miracle" (Village Voice). In English.