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Viennale - Vienna International Film Festival

Viennale
Siebensterngasse 2
1070 Vienna
phone +43-1- 5 26 59 47
fax +43-1- 5 23 41 72
http://www.viennale.at
email: office@viennale.at

Festival Director
Ms. Eva Sangiorgi

Year of Foundation 1960

Event Date from 25 October 2018 till 08 November 2018

in Vienna, Austria

Sections Fiction Features, Documentaries, Special Programs, Tributes, Retrospective

Category Documentary, Feature, Short

Terms of Entry feature and documentary films are eligible; short films (only Austrian productions): 40 min. or less and productions may not be older than one year, only 16 mm and 35 mm. Austrian premiere required.
Please mail short synopsis to: film@viennale.at

Subtitles English subtitles recommended German subtitles recommended

Format DCP, 35 mm, HDCAM, 16 mm, Super 8, 70 mm

Registration Deadline 12 July 2018

Fees none

Attendance Figures 93,200

Participants of the Film Industry about 700 national and international distributors, cinema owners, producers, etc.

Prizes/Awards Film Prize of the City of Vienna; FIPRESCI-Prize

German Films

2018


Fiction
A FAMILY SUBMERGED (DIE UNTERGEGANGENE FAMILIE) by María Alché (AR/BR/DE/NO, Pandora Film Produktion)
ADAM & EVELYN by Andreas Goldstein (Ma.ja.de. Fiction)
ALL GOOD (ALLES IST GUT) by Eva Trobisch (TRIMAFILM, Starhaus Filmproduktion, University of Television and Film Munich)
AN IRON BOX (EINE EISERNE KASSETTE) by Nils Olger (AT/DE)
AQUARELA by Victor Kossakowsky (DE/GB/DK, Ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)
BARSTOW, CALIFORNIA by Rainer Komers (DE/US, kOMERS.film)
CASANOVA GENE (CASANOVAGEN) by Luise Donschen
DELTA by Oleksandr Technynskyi (UA/DE, faktura films)
DRIFT by Helena Wittmann (Fuenferfilm)
HAPPY AS LAZZARO by Alice Rohrwacher (IT/DE/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)
HIGH LIFE by Claire Denis (DE/FR/GB/PL/US, Pandora Film)
I DO NOT CARE IF WE GO DOWN IN HISTORY AS BARBARIANS by Radu Jude (RO/CZ/FR/BG/DE, Komplizen Film)
IN MY ROOM by Ulrich Köhler (DE/IT, Pandora Filmproduktion, Komplizen Film)
ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS by Gabrielle Brady (DE/GB/AU, Chromosom Film)
KINSHASA MAKAMBO by Dieudo Hamadi (CD/FR/CH/DE/QA/NO, Bärbel Mauch Film)
MEETING GORBACHEV by Werner Herzog & André Singer (GB/US/DE, Werner Herzog Film)
OUR TIME by Carlos Reygadas (MX/FR/DE/DK/SE, ZDF)
ROJO by Benjamín Naishtat (AR/BR/FR/NL/DE, Sutor Kolonko)
SEASCAPE (SEESTÜCK) by Volker Koepp (Vineta Film)
STYX by Wolfgang Fischer (DE/AT, Schiwago Film)
THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT by Lars von Trier (DK/FR/DE/SE, Zentropa Köln)
THE WILD PEAR TREE by Nuri Bilge Ceylan (TR/FR/DE/BG/MK/BA/SE, DETAiLFILM)
VICTORY DAY by Sergei Loznitsa (Imperativ Film)
WILD RELATIVES by Jumana Manna (DE/LB/NO)TOUCH ME NOT

Short Films
ADA KALEH by Helena Wittmann
ANIMISTICA by Nikki Schuster (AT/DE/MX)
THE MAGICAL DIMENSION by Gudrun Krebitz (AT/DE)
TWO BASILICAS (ZWEI BASILIKEN) by Heinz Emigholz (DK/DE, Heinz Emigholz Filmproduktion)

Special Programs: Analog Pleasure. Part 2: Films by Anarchistische GummiZelle
AN EINEM DONNERSTAG WIE JEDER by Stefan Ettlinger, 1982
AUTOS ROT BLAU GELB by Bertram Jesdinsky, 1982
DER NARRATIVE FILM by Uli Sappok, 1988
DER PILGERSTROM by Uli Sappok, 1982
DER SCHWARZE FILM by Otto Müller, 1981
DER SONNTAGSSPAZIERGANG by Bertram Jesdinsky, 1982
DEUTSCHLANDREISE 2 by Uli Sappok, 1991
DEUTSCHLANDREISE by Uli Sappok, 1983
GEMÜTSZUSTÄNDE EINER APFELSINE by Uli Sappok,, 1981
HOLLYWOOD IN HOCHFELD by Uli Sappok, 1981
IM RHENUSHAUS by Anarchistische GummiZelle, 1981
NACH DEM KRIEG FUHR JOHNNY NACH WIEN by Stefan Ettlinger, 1983
TRAILER by Anarchistische GummiZelle, 1981
WO IST KNT by Otto Müller, 1983

Special Programs: Surviving Images
FAMILIENTAG IM HAUSE PRELLSTEIN by Hans Steinhoff (Rex-Film)
LOVE ONE ANOTHER (DIE GEZEICHNETEN) by Carl Theodor Dreyer (Primus-Film)
NATHAN THE WISE (NATHAN DER WEISE) by Manfred Noa(Filmhaus Bavaria)
THE JEW OF MESTRI (DER KAUFMANN VON VENEDIG) by Peter Paul Felner (Peter-Paul-Felner)
THIS ANCIENT LAW (DAS ALTE GESETZ) by E.A. Dupont (Comedia-Film)

Special Programs: Visual Justice
RUBBER COATED STEEL by Lawrence Abu Hamdam (LB/DE)

Number of Films Shown 300

Media Coverage about 120 national and international journalists attended the festival

Specific Characteristics Recognized by FIAPF (International Federation of Film Producers Associations) as Non-Competitive Feature Film Festival.

Evaluation The festival is one of the large European festivals for international cinema and attracts a many journalists and scouts of other festivals. Braod national media coverage, very well conceived sidebars and special programs offering a good overview of international independent cinema. In general, festival is an event for a wide public audience as well as a meeting place for film buffs looking for discoveries in a casual atmosphere.

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