EXTRACTS: An Opening, 21. April
On the day of the planned festival opening, CROSSING EUROPE Film Festival Linz presented a live discussion and screening from 8 pm onward together with our long-standing media partner dorf tv. The beginning consisted of a live talk with the festival director Christine Dollhofer and other guests, followed by the Austrian premiere of the documentary MICHA SHAGIR – THE LINZER CANDY BOY (AT/IL 2020) by Michael Pfeifenberger from the Local Artists section, and this year’s selection of the LOCAL ARTISTS MUSIC VIDEOS.
Before that, at 6 p.m., there was a conversation with Christine Dollhofer, Gregor Graf and Markus Reindl in the new online format OÖ Kunst REALITY IN MOTION. Here artists from Austria and Upper Austria report on their life and work in the Corona lockdown.
Archived Live stream | An Opening - dorf tv
Live-Talk with festival director Christine Dollhofer, director Alenka Maly and DORFTV - CEO Gabriele Kepplinger.
Archived Live stream | An Opening - Local Artist Music Videos
A guide through the Local Artist Music Video Program 2020 with Katharina Riedler and Michael Zeindlinger in the DORFTV Studio.
FILMS: An Opening
MICHA SHAGRIR - THE LINZER CANDY BOY (AT/IL 2020)Director: Michael Pfeifenberger
Micha Shagrir (1937 – 2015) was an icon and a pillar of Israeli Film. He was born as Michael Schwager in Linz, Austria. In 1938 his family could escape the Nazi extermination. The estate of the late Israeli producer-director Micha Shagrir consists of 5000 films, raw materials, TV articles, radio programs and screenplays, among them on-screen milestones of the Israeli film and television industry as well as personal films dealing with his Austrian heritage. Micha Shagrir – The Linzer Candy Boy is an Austrian look on the complex life story of one of Israel's most prominent filmmakers.
LOCAL ARTISTS MUSIC VIDEOS 2020
THE VOID - ANKATHIE KOI
Jakob Kaiser, AT 2019, 5 min
BUBBLE – HIKEE BIKINI
Florian Schwarz, Stefan Mayerhofer, AT 2019, 3 min
WÜCKIS ZAM - HEINRICH HIMALAYA
Kilian Immervoll, Anna Sophia Rußmann, AT 2019, 4 min
PUPPET - PAROV STELAR
Alexej Sigalov, AT 2019, 5 min
THIS IS LOVE - CRYSTN HUNT AKRON
Reinhold Bidner, Crystn Hunt Akron, Patrik Huber, AT 2019, 4 min
FALSE NEON GOD - MICHAEL JULIAN KEPLINGER
Michael Julian Keplinger, AT 2019, 2 min
BLIND WAR - TOMÁ FEAT. BEN LAMAR GAY
Melanie Ludwig, AT 2019, 3 min
BELLA VITA - DA STAUMMTISCH FEAT. SKERO
Karol Kensy, AT 2019, 4 min
LIKE WOLVES - GOSPEL DATING SERVICE
Felix Sturmberger, Florian Schwarz, AT 2019, 4 min
SING - FOLKSHILFE
Felix Sturmberger, Florian Schwarz, David Resch, AT 2019, 3 min
AUTO - KLITCLIQUE
Anna Spanlang, AT 2019, 3 min
freundinnen der kunst, AT 2019, 4 min