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Peter Patzak



Peter Patzak (born 2 January 1945) is an Austrian film director and screenwriter. He has directed 60 films since 1973. His film Kassbach – Ein Porträt was entered into the 29th Berlin International Film Festival and his film Wahnfried was screened out of competition at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival. His 1997 film Shanghai 1937 was entered into the 20th Moscow International Film Festival.

Situation (1974)
Parapsycho – Spectrum of Fear (1975)
Kottan ermittelt (TV series) (1976-1983)
Zerschossene Träume (1976)
Das Einhorn (1978)
Santa Lucia (de) (1979)
Kassbach – Ein Porträt (1979)
Den Tüchtigen gehört die Welt (1982)
Tramps (1983)
Tiger - Frühling in Wien (1984)
Die Försterbuben (TV movie) (1984)
Wahnfried (1986)
Lethal Obsession (1987)
Killing Blue (1988)
Lex Minister (1990)
Gavre Princip - Himmel unter Steinen (1990)
St. Petri Schnee (1991)
Im Kreis der Iris (1992)
Das Babylon Komplott (1993)
1945 (1994)
Rochade (1994)
Jenseits der Brandung (1994)
Tödliche Besessenheit (1995)
Brennendes Herz (1995)
Schmetterlingsgefühle (1996)
Shanghai 1937 (1997)
Mörderisches Erbe - Tausch mit einer Toten (1998)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1999)
Die Entführung (1999)
Gefangen im Jemen (de) (1999)
Der Mörder in dir (2000)
Die achte Todsünde: Toskana-Karussell (de) (2002)
Die Wasserfälle von Slunj (2002)
Herz ohne Krone (2003)
Verliebte Diebe (2003)
Sternzeichen (2003)
Rufer, der Wolf (2005)


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...





“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

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- 16.1.2017 -

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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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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- 14.12.2016 -

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