The premise of when nietzsche wept is at once simple and provocative. When nietzsche wept 2007 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Chicago tribune an intelligent, carefully researched, richly imagined novel. Viennese doctor josef breuer meets with philosopher friedrich nietzsche to help him. She asks him to try and treat her friend friedrich nietzsche for despair. When nietzsche wept is the 1992 historical fiction novel written by american existentialist irvin d. Yalom, emeritus professor of psychiatry at stanford university, an existentialist, and psychotherapist. When nietzsche wept is the best dramatization of a great thinkers thought since sartres the freud scenario. Yalom when nietzsche wept is a 1992 novel by irvin d. With ben cross, armand assante, joanna pacula, michal yannai. The element of surprise is a magical, jolting moment.
The book takes place mostly in vienna, austria, in the year 1882, and relates a fictional meeting between the doctor josef breuer and the philosopher friedrich nietzsche. She tells him of her dear friend, friedrich nietzsche, who is plagued by several mysterious maladies. Pinchas perry adapted the novel by the same name by irvin d. In nineteenthcentury vienna, a drama of love, fate, and will. Viennese doctor josef breuer meets with philosopher friedrich nietzsche to help him deal with his. Josef breuer and philosopher friedrich nietzsche, the therapeutic result of which leads to the creation of modern psychoanalysis. Viennese doctor josef breuer meets with philosopher friedrich nietzsche to help him deal with his despair. The story is about a middleaged jewish doctor named joseph breuer who tries to cure friedrich. One of the films central themes relates to his obsession with berthe, and the nightmares which leave him exhausted and humiliated.
She has written a letter stating that the future of the philosophy of germany is at stake and that the german philosopher needs help desperately. When nietzsche wept is a 2007 american art drama film directed by pinchas perry and starring armand assante, ben cross and katheryn winnick. Josef breuer, fresh from his treatment of bertha pappenheim, the. She believes she is the reason he is so depressed and is afraid he might. Famous 40yearold jewish doctor, josef breuer, is met in a cafe by lou salome, a gorgeous russian lady. The plot develops into a therapy where breuer needs to have his soul treated, i. In 2007 yaloms novel received a film adaptation by the director pinchas perry, starring armand assante, ben cross and katheryn winnick. When nietzsche wept is a 2007 american art drama film directed by.
Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free. In 1882, a young woman by the name of lou salome comes to visit him while he is on vacation in venice. When nietzsche wept was adapted into a feature film in 2007 by millennium films. Predominantly set in vienna in the 1880s, the story entertains a hypothetical meeting between real life figures dr. Omeara when nietzche wept katheryn winnick in when nietzsche wept. Told in the third person limited pov, the story begins in vienna in 1882.513 1069 923 1241 837 1428 713 97 510 1093 1077 123 895 568 45 869 1624 926 6 145 199 855 171 1240 880 1051 662 250 879 1430