The Same Every Year ...
or Albert Einstein sends his regards
At the Festival of Nations in Lenzing I saw many good films but few Austrian filmmakers. It is similar with the Golden Diana and the Walser Film Festival. As an excuse I hear "foreign language competence", "annoying subtitles" or even "this is no amateur film" and the like.
Unfortunately, this behaviour also applies to longstanding VÖFA judges.
This article first appeared in 'Freizeit Info' magazine (Ausgabe 2015-02)