International Short Film Contest 48 ED. 2020
Austria 2020 30' Fiction
Arthur, now retired, has been lovingly caring for his seriously ill wife Martha. When the new Hungarian care worker Fabiu appears in their life, Arthur’s inhibited feelings of desire and longing grow.
DIRECTION: Stefan Langthaler
Vienna, 1987. From 2008 to 2013 he studied writing and directing at Filmcollege Vienna. His medium-length graduation film Alone was shown at national and international film festivals. He was invited into the script-developing program scriptLAB fiction at the Drehbuchforum Vienna and worked as assistant to the director at the Burgtheater and Kammerspiele Vienna. His feature-length film debut as director was the documentary SARGIS – Such is life which celebrated its premiere at the Diagonale Festival of Austrian Film 2018 and was then shown at numerous national and international film festivals. He has recently worked as artistic assistant for director Michael Kreihsl’s latest feature film. Filmography as director Fabiu (2020), Sargis (2018) Alone (2013).
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|Colorist: Franz Brandl. Costumes: Laura Mussi. Makeup: Sophie Lothaller, Marlene Wagenleitner. Electrician: Daniel Singer.|