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

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Documentary Film, AT 2001, Farbe, 240 min., OmdU
Diagonale 2015

Director, Camera: Nikolaus Geyrhalter
Script: Silvia Burner, Michael Kitzberger, Wolfgang Widerhofer, Nikolaus Geyrhalter
Editor: Wolfgang Widerhofer
Location Sound: Stefan Holzer
Producers: Nikolaus Geyrhalter
Production: NGF Nikolaus Geyrhalter Filmproduktion


Nikolaus Geyrhalter and his team traveled to a different remote location each month of the year 2000. Each of the twelve episodes is twenty minutes long. Encounters in places far from the urban world, with people who live in areas with extreme climatic conditions: deserts, snow, jungles, ice, mountains, and seas. People with various traditions and languages: Tamashek, Sami, Ojihimba, Korowai, Kalaallisut, Kunwinjku, Ladakhi, Khanty, Moso, Sardinian, Nisga’a, and Faliasch. (Production notes)