Martin Bruch (Austria)

Born 1961 at Hall in Tirol is living and working in Vienna. Boom operator in films. The affliction with multiple sclerosis required a change from the film set into the film-sound studio TREMENS. Ten years of work as a sound effects archivist followed. After repeatedly falling over with his scooter (and later with his wheel chair) Bruch discovered a new perspective and took photos immediately after each accident. These photographs were collected as book and exhibition under the title BRUCHLANDUNGEN (Crash Landings). Various exhibitions and filmscreenings worldwide.

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Exhibitions (selection): Biennale di Venecia, Sadler’s Well London, Conversation Centre Liverpool, Künstlerhaus Graz

Filmography

  • bruchstücke lokal – global
    2010
  • home.movie
    2008
  • fenster / drei sätze
    2006
  • handbikemovie
    2003

Doc Alliance Members

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