Month: May 2021

GREAT DIAGONALE ACTING AWARD 2021 TO CHRISTINE OSTERMAYER

On the occasion of the festival’s opening gala on June 8, the Diagonale’21 will award the Great Diagonale Acting Award for contributions to Austrian film culture for the fourteenth time. The Diagonale is pleased to announce that this year’s award goes to Christine Ostermayer. The stage, film and television actress will receive the award – an artwork by Verena Dengler – in Graz personally.

LIFE ETERNAL

No one is really innocent in Life eternal. And even if past faults come to the surface, we gradually discover that those whom we initially considered to be completely negative, also have a tender and friendly nature after all.

MENAGGIO AM COMER SEE

Already in the early years following the birth of cinema, there were numerous travel documentaries that showed the beauty not only of Austria, but also of the lands of its empire. And so, in 1913, Menaggio am Comer See (‘Menaggio on Lake Como’), produced by Sascha-Film, also saw the light of day.