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Anja Salomonowitz

Austria / Website

Biography

Anja Salomonowitz studied film directing and editing at the Academy for Film in Vienna and the Konrad Wolf College of Film and Television in Potsdam-Babelsberg. Her first works YOU WILL NEVER UNDERSTAND THIS and IT HAPPENED JUST BEFORE, documentary films at the genre’s intersection with fiction, were internationally acclaimed, awarded numerous film prizes and have been inscribed in the literature relating to documentary film. SPAIN was Anja Salomonowitz’s first full-length feature film. Her new documentary film, THE 727 DAYS WITHOUT KARAMO, was premiered during the International Film Forum at the Berlinale 2013. Anja Salomonowitz lives with her family in Vienna.

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Filmography:

The 727 Days without Karamo (80', Austria, 2013)
Spain (102', Austria, 2012)
It Happened Just Before (72', Austria, 2006)
You Will Never Understand This (52', Austria, 2003)
Carmen (23', Austria, 2000)

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Carmen

Carmen (Orig.) / 1999 / Austria / 23 min

A documentary about the wondrous passion of Carmen Martinek, who takes movie theaters as her lovers...

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It Happened Just Before

Kurz davor ist es passiert (Orig.) / 2005 / Austria / 72 min

Special Between the Seas Jury Award, IDFF Jihlava 2007

An artistic confrontation with the global phenomenon of trafficking in women. A film about false promises, exploitation and disappointment.

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The Mozart Minute

The Mozart Minute (Orig.) / 2006 / Austria / 31 min

28 well-known filmmakers living and working in Austria were invited by WIENER MOZARTJAHR 2006 (VIENNA MOZART YEAR 2006), to produce associative miniatures on Mozart. The only requirement: They had to be one-minute art films...

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You Will Never Understand This

Das wirst du nie verstehen (Orig.) / 2003 / Austria / 52 min

Three elderly ladies are sitting at the table with cakes and coffee. But when it comes to questions about the past, a seemingly ordinary family meeting turns to a strategy of telling stories and being silent...

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Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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