Gerhard Friedl shows "Knittelfeld – town without history"
Meet the Villa Aurora Fellows
Wednesday, November 28th 2007, 7:00 p.m.
Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Info: +1 323 5253388
1996, 35 min., 16mm, color, shown on DVD
Award-winning director Gerhard Friedl was born 1967 in Bad Aussee, Austria.
He studied cinematography at the Film Academy in Munich. A director of photography and author he also lectures on contemporary documentary film.
In 1997 His film Knittelfeld – Stadt ohne Geschichte (Knittelfeld – town without history) received the German Film Critics Prize for Best German Documentary.
After the screening, Gerhard Friedl will discuss his film and the processes of film production.
Official Website: http://www.goethe.de/losangeles
Added by Goethe-Institut on November 14, 2007