Still Life

Stillleben

Still Life

Still Life

Austria

2011 , 78 min.

Director: 
Sebastian Meise
Camera: 
Gerald Kerkletz
Script: 
Sebastian Meise, Thomas Reider
Music: 
Soap and Skin
Starring: 
Fritz Hörtenhuber, Anja Plaschg, Daniela Golpashin, Christoph Luser

Gal tu tiesiog paklausk manęs,

kas atsitiko?

 

 
The shocking revelation concerning his long-secret obsession tears up the family‘s delicate fabric. The son blames himself, and he resolves to find out whether his father ever acted on his fantasies. Despite all uncertainties, their mother‘s reaction leaves no question as to what she thinks. The father ultimately has to find a way of coping with his shame and feelings of guilt.
 
Festivals: 

Rotterdam International Film Festival – selected for Bright Future programme; Festival de San Sebastian – Zabaltegi / Kutxa New Director‘s Award.

 

Sebastian Meise was born in 1976. He studied painting and philosophy before switching to film directing at Vienna Film Academy. He made several shorts and feature documentary Outing. Still Life is his first feature fiction film.