The Wings (Vingarne)1916

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The story is that of a conniving countess (played by Lili Bech) coming between a gay sculptor, Claude Zoret (Egil Eide), and his bisexual model and lover, Mikaël (Lars Hanson), ultimately leading to Zoret’s death in a raging storm at the base of a statue of Mikaël as the mythological Icarus.

Director: Mauritz Stiller
Writers: Herman Bang (novel), Axel Esbensen | 1 more credit »
Stars: Nils Asther, Lili Beck, Egil Eide

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