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After World War II: Finding Where I Belong

After World War II: Finding Where I Belong

The eye changes over time: Looking back now 50 years on the manners, conventions, look and style of the 1950s feel like a foreign land: familiar, but very far away. This is the world of Where I Belong, the first feature length film written and directed by Austrian filmmaker Fritz Urschitz. Set in a small […]

Taking the Night Train to Lisbon

Taking the Night Train to Lisbon

Night Train to Lisbon, directed by the Danish filmmaker Bille August, is a German-Swiss-Portuguese co-production that united him for the second time in Portugal with…

360: Arthur Schnitzler Revisited

360: Arthur Schnitzler Revisited

The film 360, which premiered in Vienna 17 September, unites the acclaimed talents of screenwriter Peter Morgan (The Queen, Frost/Nixon) with director Fernando Meirelles (The…

Gone: An American Vanishes in Vienna

Gone: An American Vanishes in Vienna

Aeryn Gilleran was a civil servant like many in Vienna; he had been a researcher at the United Nations Industrial Organisation (UNIDO) since 2003, and…

The Rescuers: Heroism in Hard Times

The Rescuers: Heroism in Hard Times

The Rescuers is the latest film from Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Michael King, which poignantly uncovers the largely unknown stories of 13 courageous diplomats, who, at…

A Bosnian Pyramid, Or Just a Very Big Hill?

In 2005, historian and businessman Semir Osmanagi began an investigation of Visocica hill in the Visoko valley, a…

I Guess I’m Already There

I Guess I’m Already There

With his dark clothes, black teased big hair, eyeliner and shocking red lipstick, 50 year old Cheyenne (Sean…

Paris at the Stroke of Midnight

When it comes to a filmmaker as relentlessly prolific as Woody Allen – over 45 years – the…

Violence in Two Worlds

We live in a violent time, where the tidal flows of migration are pressing with nearly unbearable strain…

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