Carpatia

A film by Andrzej Klamt, Ulrich Rydzewski

D/A 2004, Dolby Surround, 35mm, 1:1,66, 127 Min., Polish, Ukrainian, Romanian, English, Yiddish, German with subtitles

Synopsis

CARPATIA stands for a multinational territory in the eastern centre of Europe. Over Slovakia, Southern Poland, Ukraine, Romania and Hungary the Carpathian Bowtraces a 1500 kilometre long mountain chain.

 

CARPATIA portrays the people, places and the landscape of the Carpathian Mountains. Along this journey you'll meet gold diggers, wizards, cow herders and the old Hassids as well as gain

insight into the lives of the other ethnic groups of the region, like the Hutsuls, the Gorals and the Roma.

Credits

Directors, Editors, Script:

Andrzej Klamt, Ulrich Rydzewski

 

Photography:

Ulrich Rydzewski

 

Sound:

Vincent Lucassen

 


Production Managers:

Markus Glaser, Torsten Hektor

 

Producers:

Andrzej Klamt

Ulrich Rydzewski

Nikolaus Geyrhalter

Markus Glaser

Michael Kitzberger

Wolfgang Widerhofer

 

Production:

halbtotal Filmproduktion

Hektor + Rydzewski Bild + Ton Produktion GmbH

NGF - Nikolaus Geyrhalter Filmproduktion GmbH

 

with support of:

Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen

Hessische Filmförderung

ZDF

3sat

Vienna Film Fund

Awards

Best Movie, EFFN-Award - Trofeu Marconi Perillo, VIII. FICA - Festival dos Festivais
Trofeu Marconi Perillo, VIII. FICA - Festival dos Festivais, Goiás/Brasilien (2006)
2nd Place, Category III. (Documentaries) - Tourfilm
Karlovy Vary (CZ) (2005)
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Nominierung "Beste Kamera"
Deutscher Filmpreis (2005)
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Nominierung "Bester Schnitt"
Deutscher Filmpreis (2005)
Preis des Ministers für regionale Entwicklung
Banská Bystrica (2005)
Silberner Hirsch
Ecofilms, Internationales Festival für Film + Visuelle Kunst, Rhodos/Griechenland (2005)
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Vornominierung "Beste Kamera"
Deutscher Filmpreis (2005)
CinemAmbiente Filmfestival, Turin_Italien
Best Documentary
7. CinemAmbiente Filmfestival, Turin (2004)

Festivals

Oslo (2005)
Banská (2005)
Bystrica (2005)
Ohrid (2005)
Rhodos (2005)
Lagow (2005)
Cambridge (2005)
Goiás (2005)
Istanbul (2005)
Selb (2005)
Thessaloniki (2005)
Nyon (2004)
Linz (2004)
Munich (2004)
Barcelona (2004)
Turino (2004)
Jihlava (2004)
Kopenhagen (2004)
Kassel (2004)
Diagonale, Festival of Austrian Film, Graz (2004)

with support of

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3Sat_WS
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Production

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Hektor + Rydzewski Bild + Ton Produktion GmbH
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