Helmut Berger: Ein Leben in Bildern (A Life in Pictures)
This opulently illustrated coffee table book tells the life of the great Austrian actor, Helmut Berger, with impressive pictures from his childhood until well into the 1990s.
Numerous photos from all Berger’s career are showcased, especially his years with Luchino Visconti and other great stars he acted alongside such as Elizabeth Taylor, Romy Schneider, Charlotte Rampling, Annie Girardot, and Burt Lancaster.
Other pictures take you on a journey through the 1970s-80s when Helmut lived a jet set life filled with high society glamour. Liz Taylor and Richard Burton on the yacht of Onassis, Audrey Hepburn’s husband Mel Ferrer, Maria Callas or fashion designer Valentino are just a few examples of the stars documented in this book. The text is in English, French and German and features Helmut Berger discussing his life achievements as well as a detailed presentation of his entire film career.