The cast of Lou Andreas-Salomé, The Audacity to be Free
Nicole Heesters, Katharina Lorenz, Liv Lisa Fries, Helena Pieske
What is Lou Andreas-Salomé, The Audacity to be Free about?
Aka 'In Love with Lou'. Lou, (1861-1937), at 72 years of age, recounts her life story to a young admirer. She fell in love with philisophy as a girl and determined to live a life of the mind, escaping bourgeois constriction by never marrying or having children. She lived and worked among famous people, (including Neitsche, Rilke and Freud), many of whom fell in love with her, but she was determined... An early feminist, philosopher, author, psychoanalyst.