FILM IST. a girl & a gun
Innovative Cinema, AT 2009, Farbe, 93 min.
Director, Script, Editor: Gustav Deutsch
Music: Christian Fennesz, Martin Siewert, Burkhard Stangl, Olga Neuwirth, Lucia Pulido, Soap&Skin u.a.
Producers: Manfred Neuwirth
Production: loop media
Co-production: Nederlands Filmmuseum, Imperial War Museum, Filmarchiv Austria, Österreichisches Filmmuseum
The battle of the sexes – since the beginning of cinematography, the impetus and principle theme of media productions. Love and hate, eroticism and pornography, passion and violence ... Through the editing and montage of theme-specific film materials from the first four and a half decades of film history, Gustav Deutsch communicates new cross-genre correlations and highlights gender specific attitudes and ways of behaving, both in front of and behind the camera.