Catalogue des films de « Ruth Beckermann »

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10 films
The Dreamed Ones
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 2016

The poets Ingeborg Bachmann and Paul Celan, came to know each other in post-war Vienna. They had a vivid postal exchange. Two young actors, Anja Plaschg and Laurence Rupp, meet in a recording studio to read their letters. The tumultuous emotions...

Ceux qui vont, ceux qui restent
Auteur-Réalisateur, Image, Montage | Autriche | 2013

Rain on a window pane, a fire truck, a tomcat with innumerable offspring: it is an intentionally unintentional gaze that allows for chance encounters, for stories and memories — leads that Ruth Beckermann follows across Europe and the...

American Passages
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 2011

"In the wake of Obama’s election, where does America stand on each citizen’s right to the “pursuit of happiness” enshrined in the Constitution? For Ruth Beckermann, the answer is not to be found in a succession of talking heads disserting...

La Bar Mitzva de Zorro
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 2005

The families of Sharon, Tom, Moishy and Sophie are get- ting ready for their twelve-year-old children’s Bar or Bat Mitzva. André, an expert of special-occasion videos, had no Bar Mitzva party of his own. He is preparing a “Zorro” clip with...

Pas de photo disponible pour le moment Homemad(e)
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 2001

Marc-Aurel-Strasse, Vienna : the last surviving Jewish textile merchant in what in former days was the textile district, the Iranian hotel proprietor and the Café Salzgries with its regular... From summer 1999 until spring 2000, Ruth Beckermann...

Pas de photo disponible pour le moment Fugue orientale
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 1999

"I will cross the seven seas by ship, a female Flying Dutchman, until one day I drown and am forgotten" (Elisabeth of Austria) When the camera gazes from the deck of the ship towards the endless horizon of the Mediterranean, the picture of a...

Pas de photo disponible pour le moment À l'Est de la guerre
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 1996

Des salles carrelées de blanc sous un éclairage néon ; sur les murs, des photos en noir et blanc provenant de la guerre d'extermination et montrant les crimes de la Wehrmacht à l'Est. Sur cette toile de fond, on écoute d'anciens soldats...

Pas de photo disponible pour le moment Vers Jérusalem
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 1990

After "Return to Vienna", and "The Paper bridge towards Jerusalem" is the third and last part of an inquiry into the Jewish dilemma of our century. "Towards Jerusalem" – modern road in a modern country. A documentary road movie : cars, trucks,...

Pont de papier
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 1987

"Ruth Beckermann's journey through her own family's history at the same time tells the story of Middle Europe's Jews and of a region. It takes her from Vienna, where her grandmother survived the war by pretending to be dumb (going into the woods...

Pas de photo disponible pour le moment Retour à Vienne
Auteur-Réalisateur | Autriche | 1983

Franz Weintraub (né West), a prominent Austrian communist and journalist (1909-1982), remembers the First Republic. He tells about his childhood. He was born in Magdeburg but moved to a Jewish neighbourhood, the Leopolstadt, i.e. the second...

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