Date: Friday, July 24, 2015
Venue: Anthology Film Archives (32 Second Ave, New York, NY 10003)
Film by Sudabeh Mortezai
In Chechen and German with English subtitles, 2014, 98 min, digital
Since 2011, each annual edition of the Viennale (Vienna International Film Festival) has featured the granting of the MoreVALUE Film Award to one or more Austrian filmmakers whose films are included within the festival. The Award brings a cash prize as well as a one-month residency as a visiting film scholar hosted and organized by the Deutsches Haus at NYU. The screenings are co-organized by the Deutsches Haus at NYU and the Austrian Cultural Forum New York. The filmmaker will be there in person to present her work!