Keyword: Austria

Sound of Music

The Sound of Music (1965)

Rated: G Runtime: 174 minutes Release date: 03/30/1965
A former nun leaves the convent to become a governess for the seven children of a wealthy, Austrian widower who has grown into a cold disciplinarian. Soon, the she opens the children to the wonders of life and the joy of music - and eventually softens the heart of their father and gains his love.

Shadows From My Past (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 08/28/2014
Gita Weinrauch Kaufman is a writer and teacher in New York who fled Austria with her parents just as the entire family was about to be sent to a concentration camp. More than 50 years later, she returned to Vienna with her husband and co-director, Curt Kaufman, to search for her past and understand the country of her birth. She asks the question: Is present-day Austria truly different from the one...

The Great Museum (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 09/04/2014
In 2013, Vienna's Kunsthistorisches Museum prepared an ambitious renovation and re-installation of its palatial Kunstkammer galleries, a magnificent collection said to be the most important of its kind in the world. While the museum's staff prepares for this momentous occasion, we observe the daily interpersonal dramas that form the human soul of this imposing institution.
Dir: Johannes Holzhausen
With: N/A

Woman in Gold (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/24/2014

Fieber (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Austria, 1950s. Eleven-year-old Franzi lives in a small town with her parents. Her family home is dominated by her feverish and mentally ill father, who is rigid and unpredictable. He spent several years in the French Foreign Legion in Morocco, Algeria and Syria - a period which he partly glorifies but which still also haunts him. To escape from all this, Franzi spends days and nights between...
Before Sunrise

Before Sunrise (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 01/26/1995
While traveling through Europe on a train, a twentysomething American male meets a young French woman. It's his last day before returning to the US, but the two impulsively agree to spend his few remaining hours together.
Quantum of Solace

Quantum of Solace (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/13/2008
Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, James Bond and M interrogate Mr. White who reveals the organization which blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined. Forensic intelligence links an Mi6 traitor to a bank account in Haiti where a case of mistaken...
Amadeus

Amadeus (1984)

Rated: PG Runtime: 158 minutes Release date: 08/31/1984
The little known composer Salieri tells a priest the story of his past association with Mozart and confesses that he actually killed him. The celebrated court composer's entire foundation is shattered after he meets the 26-year-old prodigy, Mozart. Salieri's jealousy leads him to destroy Mozart while setting down a path of self-destruction.
Piano Teacher

The Piano Teacher (2002)

Rated: None Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 03/28/2002
Erika Kohut is a piano teacher at the Vienna Conservatory, a prestigious music school in Vienna. In her early forties and single, she lives with her overprotective and controlling mother in a hermetically sealed world of love-hate and dependency, where there is no room for men. Her sex life consists of voyeurism and masochistic self-injury. Lonely and alienated, Erika finds solace by visiting sex...
Last of the Unjust

The Last of the Unjust (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 220 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
In 1975, Claude Lanzmann filmed a series of interviews in Rome with Benjamin Murmelstein, the last President of the Jewish Council in the Theresienstadt ghetto in Czechoslovakia, the only "Elder of the Jews" not to have been killed during the war. A rabbi in Vienna, following the annexation of Austria by Germany in 1938, Murmelstein fought bitterly with Adolf Eichmann for seven years while helping...
Dark Valley

The Dark Valley (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2014
Late nineteenth century. A stranger and his horse arrive in a remote community of alpine farmers. He has apparently been away in America for some time and announces his desire to stay until winter is over. While the close-knit community treats him with distrust, he finds accommodation with the widow Gader and young Luzi. Soon, Luzi is to marry her fiance but she fears this day more than any other...

Der letzte Tanz (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Julia Ecker, a patient in the geriatric ward of a Viennese psychiatric clinic, develops a deep affection for her male nurse Karl. A sensitive young man in his twenties, Karl feels warmth as well as pity for 87-year-old Julia. He spends a lot of time with her during his working hours and finally gives into her tender seduction. The head nurse of Frau Ecker's station -- who is jealous of Karl's...
Museum Hours

Museum Hours (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 06/27/2013
During a Vienna winter, Johann, a guard at the grand Kunsthistorisches Art Museum, encounters Anne, a foreign visitor who was called to Austria because of a medical emergency. Never having been to Austria and with little money, she wanders the city in limbo, taking the museum as her refuge. Johann is initially wary, but offers her help, and they're drawn into each other's worlds. Their meetings...

Sweet Talk (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
A blocked writer and a troubled young woman, both at loose ends in their lives, meet over a phone sex line. After some provocative verbal dueling, they take an unexpected journey that turns out to be a great deal more romantic and exciting than either of them suspected. This adventure takes them to Budapest on the eve of World War I - where she is a wealthy countess and he is an assassin - and...

Perfect Garden (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013

Bridging the Gap (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 10/24/2013
Filmmaker Curt Faudon takes viewers behind the scenes of the Vienna Boys' Choir, one of the oldest and most popular music groups for boys in the world. As they travel the globe, performing to sold-out crowds, the boys discuss the reasons they like to sing, which range from the pleasure of hearing the applause to the joy of connecting with others.
Dir: Curt M. Faudon
With: N/A

The Special Need (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Twenty-nine-year-old Enea is autistic and he has never had a sexual intercourse. As Italy does not offer any legal solutions to his problem, Enea embarks on a journey to Europe with his friends Carlo and Alex, looking for a way to explore his sexuality. The guys start out at an Austrian brothel, then try a Swiss "sex assistant," and finally decide to go to Hamburg to meet a group of German sex...
Dir: Carlo Zoratti
With: N/A

Und in der Mitte, da sind wir (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
May of 2009, Ebensee became infamous when a group of local teenagers disrupted the annual memorial ceremony at a former concentration camp by shooting off air rifles. Here, we follow the teenagers over the course of a year to better understand their perspective on and sensitivity to the official culture of remembrance.

Bad Fucking (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/19/2013
At an idyllic health resort, everyone has a dirty secret: adultery, corruption, murder and manslaughter.