Short Film, AT/DE 2020, Farbe, 25 min., OmeU
Director, Script: Dominik Hartl
Cast: Thomas Schubert, Brigitta Kanyaro, Aziz Çapkurt, Adem Karaduman, Aladdin Jameel
Camera: Anna Hawliczek
Editor: Rupert Höller
Location Sound: Ken Rischard
Sounddesign: Tobias Schreiber
Production Design: Lisa Ulrich
Costumes: Monika Buttinger
Producers: Chris Dohr, Madeleine Maßmann
Production: Filmakademie Wien
The Diagonale’20 was cancelled due to official measures to contain the spread of COVID-19.
Simon and Lea sell their old washing machine on the internet and fail to mention a few of its shortcomings. From a trivial matter, Die Waschmaschine develops a downward spiral that is painfully funny at times, which nearly causes one of the two succumb to fateful paranoia—while at the same time, also winsomely describing life as a long-term couple.