AUSTRIAN FILM FESTIVAL: THE LEGENDARNY AND THE DISCOVERED
20 – 25. April 2023.
The Cultural Centre of Belgrade Movie Theatre
FOX / DER FUCHS
Director: Adrian Goiginger
Rolls: Simon Morzé, Adriane Gradziel, Karl Markovics, Marko Kerezovic, Alexander Beyer, Karola Niederhuber
Der Fuchs is the true story of Franz Streitberger, Adrian Goigingers’ great grandfather. At the beginning of World War 2 the introverted young soldier finds a wounded fox cub who he looks after like it was his own child and takes it to occupied France. Through this strange friendship with the animal his own past, from which he has always run away, slowly catches up with him.
NARCISSUS AND GOLDMUND / NARZISS UND GOLDMUND
Director: Stefan Ruzowitzky
Rolls: Jannis Niewöhner, Sabin Tambrea, Henriette Confurius, Uwe Ochsenknecht
As a young man Goldmund is sent away to a monastery to atone for his mother’s sins. Here he meets the novice Narcissus, and a profound friendship is begun. Some years later, Narcissus chooses to continue living his life in prayer and meditation whereas Goldmund chooses a path away from the monastery to become an adventurer. A highly dramatic moment brings the friends together once more.