Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala
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Ten-year-old twins wait for their mother. When she comes back, her head wrapped in bandages after plastic surgery, nothing is as it was before. Stern and distant now, she shuts the family off from the outside world. Starting to doubt that this woman is actually their mother, the boys are determined to find the truth by any means.
Born in Vienna in 1985, Fiala has been watching, writing and making films since the age of 11. He is known for his documentary film Kern (2012) which contended at many film festivals including; Locarno Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), San Sebastian Film Festival and has been awarded the First Prize of the Young Cinema Competition at the International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film.
Veronika Franz was born in Vienna in 1965. Franz is a screenwriter, director and former film journalist. In 2011, she co-directed the documentary film Kern alongside Severin Fiala and collaborated.
Location and Day/Time
Abu Dhabi: The Mall at World Trade Centre Abu Dhabi - cinema 8
23/10/2016 - 9:00 PM
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