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

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Friday, 08.04.
11:00, Rechbauer

tracing THALERHOF

Innovative Cinema Short, AT 2014, 8 min, OmeU
Program: THALIWOOD 1: Prämien auf den Tod

Film noir made in Thaliwood. We experience the mental breakdown of insurance agent Peter Lissen who aims high by signing contracts with non-existent people to collect their premiums after their “deaths.” However, the scammer’s first fictitious person leads to his downfall. Prämien auf den Tod is actor Curd Jürgens’s directing debut produced by Alpenfilm Austria, Graz. 

Director: Lotte Schreiber
Production: next - Verein für zeitgenössische Kunst Graz