Festival of Austrian Film
March 21–26, 2023, Graz

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Innovative Cinema Short, AT 2020, Farbe, 8 min., stumm
Diagonale 2020

Director, Script: Katrina Daschner
Cast: Denice Bourbon, Gisi Håkanson, Moira Hille, Denise Kottlett, Hyo Lee, Sabine Marte, Denise Palmieri, Nora Safranek,
Camera: Hannes Böck
Editor: Hannes Böck, Katrina Daschner
Producers: Katrina Daschner
Production: Lady Chutney Production


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

In the eighth part of the queer series loosely based on Arthur Schnitzler’s “Dream Story,” Katrina Daschner is able to draw from a repertoire of motifs. Different materials reveal their traits to a touching “camera eye.” But nothing is established in this place reminiscent of vaudeville, circus, and theater.