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

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Friday, 22.03.
13:00, Schubertkino 2

Ägyptische Finsternis

Feature Film, AT 2002, 66 min, dOF

Ägyptische Finsternis, based on “Der Fall Franza” by Ingeborg Bachmann, is the description of an odyssey with no return home. The film tells of the escape of a young woman from her middle-class life. The journey into the desert becomes an inner journey of a gradual fading. 

Director: Ludwig Wüst
Script: Ludwig Wüst
Cast: Michaela Conrad, Hani Amr Abdullah, Mohammed Kosa, Ludwig Wüst
Camera: Raffael Kinzig
Editor: Samuel Käppeli
Location Sound: Samuel Käppeli