We all stand alone on the heart of the earth pierced by a ray of the sun’s light: and then it is night.
Platzhirsche Life in Apetlon, Austria.
Label: HFF and Headroom
Format: Short film
Genre: Documentary DoP: Lea Dähne
Direction: Jakob Legner and Alessandro Pizzi
"Platzhirsche" looks at a small Austrian village near the Hungarian border. The film follows four people who have either established their place or are still striving to do so in this small, predominantly male world of their own. It explores themes of departure and return, belonging, and being different.