Landjäger “Shortest Film” Festival Vienna

     |    Thursday April 19th, 2018

A festival for short films lasting 12 seconds Whether it’s the drum solo of a progrock band, the lifespan of Joffrey Baratheon or the legislative period of our new Austrian government it doesn’t matter – in the end we keep asking ourselves: That could have been a little bit shorter, couldn’t it? A question that 

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25th Cottbus Film Festival

     |    Thursday November 5th, 2015  |     5

Until Sunday, November 8th, the city of Cottbus is at the center of the (not only) Eastern European film world with the 25th Cottbus Film Festival. The city in southeastern Brandenburg’s Lausitz region, near the German-Polish border and situated in an area populated by the Slavic Sorb minority, is a geographically and culturally ideal location 

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The Animals – Sneak Peek at New Film by Kerstin Cmelka With Mario Mentrup

     |    Tuesday August 4th, 2015

Austrian-born, Berlin-based artist Kerstin Cmelka creates work that navigates the spaces between improvisation, gesture, performance, reference and reenactment. She is currently pre-producing “The Animals”, a deconstruction of method acting and anthropomorphic depictions of non-human fellow Earthlings that will be hitting white cubes, black boxes and interesting cultural spaces inbetween next year. Collaborators include cinematographer-filmmaker Volker 

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Es wird vielleicht ein Wunder geschehen: Lourdes

     |    Wednesday September 10th, 2014

Es gibt Situationen im Leben, in denen es nach menschlichem Ermessen kaum eine Hoffnung zu geben scheint und eine Wendung zum Guten derart unwahrscheinlich anmutet, dass sie einem Wunder gleichkommt. Meist stellt sich ein solches- fast schon unwirkliches- Ereignis dann nicht ein und das Weitere nimmt den vermuteten und befürchteten Verlauf. Einigen Wenigen jedoch wird 

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