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Across the Border  //  Über die Grenze (Orig.)

DIR: Biljana Čakić-Veselić, Jan Gogola, ml., Peter Kerekes, Róbert Lakatos, Paweł Łoziński
2004 / Austria / 131 min

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Across the Border is a polyglot portrait of ideas about borders at the beginning of the 21st century. In an episodic journey five directors from Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Slovenia, present their view and vision of nation, identity and Europe: By placing their personal cinematographic imprint on multifaceted portraits of their home countries, they open up a broad space for encounters with the strangers next door.

This film has been made at a unique point in history, that of a political re-ordering of Europe. As a result Across the Border is a journey through landscapes and mentalities, and an area which is vanishing and at the same time undergoing a rebirth - a serious, absurd, magical, funny and poetic crash course on new old neighbours.

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Director Biljana Čakić-Veselić, Jan Gogola, ml., Peter Kerekes, Róbert Lakatos, Paweł Łoziński
Screenplay Pawel Lozinski, Mariusz Gawryś, Jan Gogola ml., Peter Kerekes, Róbert Lakatos, Biljana Cakić-Veselić, Carmen Breznikar
Dir. of Photography Jacek Piotr Blawut, Vladan Vála, Martin Kollár, György Réder, Janez Kališnik
Editing Katarzyna Maciejko-Kowalczyk, Andrea Pugnerová, Martin Šulík, Ferenc Szabó, Uja Irgolič
Music
Sound Jerzy Murawski, Jiří Melcher, Peter Gajdoš, Jaroslav Hajda, Tamás Csaba, Marjan Cimperman, Uja Irgolič
Duration 131 min
Year 2004
Country Austria
Colour Colour
Tags Europe, omnibus film, society
Production Nikolaus Geyrhalter Filmproduktion GmbH
Nikolaus Geyrhalter Filmproduktion GmbH
Address:  Hildebrandgasse 26
City:  A-1180 Vienna
Country:  Austria
Web:  www.geyrhalterfilm.com/
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Phone:  +43 1 40 30 162
Fax:  +43 1 40 30 162

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