About the film
Release Date: December 13, 1996
|Producers||:||Celestia Fox, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Jeremy Thomas, Simon Bosanquet, Chris Auty, Ingrid Windisch, Yves Attal|
|Writers||:||Joseph Conrad, Mark Peploe|
Axel Heyst is an American recluse with a dubious past living in the Dutch East Indies port of Surabaya circa 1913. Staying in a German hotel there, Heyst becomes entranced with a member of the hotel's all-female orchestra.