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Eisenberger - Art must be beautiful, as the frog says to the fly

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Year
2018
Country
  • Switzerland
Runtime
93min
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Art is merely a label of no relevance according to the artist Christian Eisenberger. At the age of 40 he has created over 45,000 works. He deposited thousands of them on streets and squares, where anyone could gather them up. He defies galleries, art fairs and museums with his unrestrained production. His art runs rampant, eluding all control. In a milieu that desperately struggles for attention and recognition, the question arises again and again: "What really constitutes artistic freedom? And does it require artists at all?

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  • Original Title
    Eisenberger - Art must be beautiful, as the frog says to the fly
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Hercli Bundi
  • Cast
    Christian Eisenberger
  • Cinematography
    Adrian Stähli, Aurelio Buchwalder, Christian Eisenberger, Hercli Bundi
  • Editing
    Nela Märki
  • Music
    Daniel Almada
  • Sound
    Patrick Becker, Mathias Hefel, Hercli Bundi
  • Runtime
    93 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
    2018
  • Country
    • Switzerland
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • DOK Leipzig 2018, DE
    • Solothurner Filmtage 2019, CH
    • Diagonale 2019, AT
    • Bolzano Film Festival 2019, IT
    • Dokfilm Festival 2019, NO
    • DOK.fest Munich 2019, DE
    • Docs Against Gravity FF 2019, PL
    • Dolomitale FF 2019, IT
    • FilmArte Festival 2019, DE
    • Filmfestival Radstadt 2019, AT

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