Odessa Crash Test (Notes on Film 09)

Sergei Eisenstein created one of the iconic moments of cinema with a baby carriage rattling down the steps of Odessa in BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN. When Pfaffenbichler now subjects this crash on the steps to a crash test, events and images are soon literally out of control – until it comes to what Eisenstein did not dare to show … (Christoph Huber)

Director's Biography
Norbert Pfaffenbichler, geb. 1967 in Steyr. Teilnahmen an Festivals, Ausstellungen. // Filme (Auswahl): A MASQUE OF MADNESS (NOTES ON FILM 06-B, MONOLOGUE 02) (2013; CE ’14), ODESSA CRASH TEST (NOTES ON FILM 09) (2014)
Local Artists 2015
Norbert Pfaffenbichler
Austria 2014
5 minutes
without dialogue
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