This year’s Viennale is the first under the new director Eva Sangiorgi.
She no longer separates fiction and documentary films.
Dominik Tschütscher (CinemaNext) did most of the counting of the this year’s selection – thanks!
11 films in competition
♀ 5 by female directors [45.5 %]
♂ 5 by male directors [45.5 %]
⚤ 1 by mixed director teams [9.1 %]…
Viennale-Direktor Hans Hurch ist am Sonntag überraschend verstorben. Mit 64 Jahren ist sein Tod ebenso frühzeitig wie kennzeichnend für den Filmmensch Hurch, der 20 Jahre lang das größte österreichische Filmfestival verantwortete: …
12 films in competition
♀ 7 by female directors [58%]
♂ 5 by male directors [42%]
10 films in competition
♀ 3 by female …
Here’s my review of the Austrian entry in the Tallinn Black Nights first feature film competition. I was pleasantly surprised to find an Innsbruck film in the programme of course, but that’s not the reason I liked it.
First published …