Diagonale
Festival of Austrian Film
March 19–24, 2019, Graz

Film Program | Timetable | Directors


Wednesday, 20.03.
23:00, Schubertkino 1
Saturday, 23.03.
13:00, UCI Annenhof Saal 5

Rihaction

Innovative Cinema, AT 2019, 103 min, eOF

The Lip Sync Battle between Zendaya and the Spider Man actor Tom Holland: she performs Bruno Mars, he answers with “Umbrella” by Rihanna. Holland’s appearance became a viral internet sensation and evoked reaction videos by the dozens. In his film, Neil Young lines them up one after the other— an artistic intervention that carries the internet phenomenon to the cinema and in doing so, invites reflection on reception, representation, pop culture, and the spirit of the twenty-first century. When the sun shines, we shine together … 

Director: Neil Young
Script: Neil Young
Camera: Neil Young
Editor: Neil Young, Dominik Sobolewski
Producers: Neil Young
Production: Neil Young