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April 4–9, 2024, Graz

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Der Kopf des Vitus Bering
Short Documentary Film, DE 1970, Schwarzweiß, 26 min.
Diagonale 2012

Director, Editor: Ferry Radax
Script: Ferry Radax (nach Texten von Konrad Bayer und Jürgen Becker)
Cast: Jürgen Becker
Camera: Michael Wingens
Producers: Günther Herbertz
Production: IFAGE-Film


The Danish navigator and adventurer Vitus Bering, discoverer of the Bering Strait named after him, is revisited. Konrad Bayer’s experimental text fragments serve as the basis for an expanded background on Bering’s early explorations.

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