Birgit Bergmann, Steffi Franz und Oliver Werani
Deutsche Originalfassung / Österreich / 91 min
Heimatmuseum Telfs Noaflhaus

Man sieht sie und gleichzeitig sieht man sie nicht: Wohnungslose Menschen sind oft unsichtbar für den Rest der Welt. In der dokumentarischen Langzeitbeobachtung ZU EBENER ERDE werden einige von ihnen aus nächster Nähe porträtiert und ihr nahezu ungeschütztes Leben auf den Straßen Wiens erfahrbar gemacht.

Die anschließende Diskussion wird in deutsch stattfinden.

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Moderation: Birgit Schmoltner
Michael Hennermann

Michael Hennermann ist Streetworker und Geschäftsführer vom Verein für Obdachlose in Innsbruck.

Andrea Carter-Sax

Leiterin Notschlafstelle TSD

Let's Keep it

Burgl Czeitschner
Originalfassung / Österreich / 100 min.
Kater Noster

Let’s Keep It is a privately funded theatrical release documentary on the still problematic attitude of the Republic of Austria towards the restitution of Nazi-looted property. The director’s aspiration to involve her own family in her critical exploration of Austria’s restitution politics adds a highly personal note to this elaborately produced film.

Nach dem Film folgt die Diskussion moderiert von Niko Hofinger mit Burgl Czeitschner und Claire Fritsch.

Die anschließende Diskussion wird in deutsch stattfinden.

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Burgl Czeitschner

Regisseurin, Historikerin und Journalistin.

A Woman Captured

Director: Bernadett Tuza-Ritter
Original version with english subtitles / Germany, Hungary / 89 min.

A European woman has been kept by a family as a domestic slave for 10 years. Drawing courage from the filmmaker’s presence, she decides to escape the unbearable oppression and become a free person.

The subsequent discussion will be in English.

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Bernadette Tuza-Ritter

Graduated from the University of Theatre and Film Arts in Hungary in 2009 and was the editor of several Hungarian features, shorts and documentaries
that have been screened internationally and have received numerous awards at renowned film festivals.
She has also worked on international movies as an editor and script supervisor with directors from over twelve countries.

Kate Garbers

Kate Garbers is the managing director of the non-governmental organisation Unseen.
She has worked in the sector for the last 10 years, working directly with survivors, law enforcement agencies and governments on how to tackle trafficking and slavery.

Gilles Reckinger

Gilles Reckinger is a social anthropologist and Academic Director of the Institut supérieur de l’économie, Luxembourg.
His main research interests are: Migration, Precarization, European Border Regime, Globalized Labour Markets, and Mediterranean Studies.

Margret Aull

Margret Aull ist Psychotherapeutin, Supervisorin und unterrichtet Didaktik und Selbsterfahrung.


Director: Ben Asamoah
Original version with english subtitles / Belgium, Netherlands / 84 min.

Originalfassung mit englischen Untertiteln

Die anschließende Diskussion wird in englisch stattfinden.

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Moderation: Sandra Schildhauer

Sandra Schildhauer studierte Pädagogik und Schauspiel in Innsbruck. Sie ist Moderatorin, Schauspielerin, Lehrerin und Aktivistin.

Ben Asamoah

Ben Asamoah is a Award Winning Film Director from Belgium with roots from Ghana.

Eric Burton

Eric Burton is a Historian at the University of Innsbruck.
Into the global histories of decolonization, development and socialisms.
2019 he was teaching at the University of Ghana.


Director: Johanna Sunder-Plassman, Tama Tobias-Macht
Deutsche Originalfassung / Germany / 80 min.

The film explores the turbulent lives of homeless persons in Cologne, Germany. Through their personal belongings the homeless share with the viewer their memories and emotions, and provide insight into the secrets of survival on the street. In the luminescence of night their sleeping spaces, filled with their collections of personal artifacts, are evocative of museum showcases.

The subsequent discussion will be in German.

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Moderation: Thomas Pupp

Thomas Pupp is co-founder of the 20er (a street newspaper in Innsbruck) and worked as a politician. Now he works in advertising.

Alina Kugler

Alina Kugler studied social work. She is a mediator and works for the Plattform Menschenrechte Salzburg (Human Rights NGO)


Ferdinand works for Supertramps (Association for the support of homeless and marginalized people) in Vienna. In his past he homeless for 2 years.

Michael Hennermann

Michael Hennermann is a streetworker and executive Director of an association for homeless people in Innsbruck.