Festival of Austrian Film
April 4–9, 2024, Graz

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Vermessung der Distanz
Animation, AT 2019, Schwarzweiß, 7 min., kein Dialog
Diagonale 2020

Director, Script, Camera, Editor: Susanne Jirkuff
Music: Joanna Bailie
Producers: Susanne Jirkuff
Production: AMOUR FOU Vienna


The Diagonale’20 was cancelled due to official measures to contain the spread of COVID-19.

Massive building walls pass by, suddenly pop open and pile up along the street to form a threatening scenario. In her minimalist black-and-white drawings, Susi Jirkuff surveys and strides across the urban periphery and traces the marginalization of the social groups who live there.