The Lovers

Direction
Year
2004
Country
  • Austria
Runtime
7min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

The Lovers is the second part of a small trilogy, dealing with the extinction of memories. In the first part, The Bathers, the two protagonists were subject to the chemical decomposition of the film material. The Lovers, on the other hand, transforms an old Super8 porn film into both a tragic love story and a horror movie, and finally into a memory, that is being destroyed in the inner world. (Viennale 04)

Details

  • Original Title
    Die Liebenden
  • Direction
  • Music
    Heinz Ditsch
  • Runtime
    7 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
    2004
  • Country
    • Austria
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • 2005 Barcelona - L’ALTERNATIVA - II Mostra Internacional de Cinema Alternatiu
    • 2005 Clermont-Ferrand - Festival de Court Metrage
    • 2005 Cork - Int. Film Festival
    • 2005 Diagonale, Festival des Österreichischen Films
    • 2005 Jihlava Documentary Film Festival
    • 2005 Milano Aiace - Invideo
    • 2005 Paris - Némo Festival
    • 2005 Regensburg - Kurzfilmwoche
    • 2005 Sao Paolo - Short Film Festival
    • 2005 Solothurn - Filmtage
    • 2005 Zagreb - 25fps Film & Video Festival
    • 2006 Manchester Int. Short Film & Video Festival
    • 2007 Wien - VIS Vienna Independent Shorts

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