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Johannes Gierlinger, born 1985 in Austria. Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. His films have been screened and exhibited at various international film festivals and institutions. Lives and works in Vienna.
The fortune you seek is in another cookie / 2014 / 81 min
A subsequent fulfilment of a pre-historic wish / 2015 / 9:23 min
The Fortune You Seek Is In Another Cookie (Orig.) / 2014 / Austria / 81 min
The Fortune You Seek Is In Another Cookie a dizzying journey around the world in search for happiness as a poetic and political practice. The imaginary scene of a carousel and an intangible picture send the filmmaker on his journey. He finds himself at the protests in and around Gezi Park, Istanbul, in front of the gates of the Cinecitta in Rome and the streets of Santiago de Chile...