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The Animals and Other People

Dir. by Flavio Marchetti, Austria, 2017, 88 min.

National Premiere: Diagonale 2017 Graz, German premiere: Hofer Filmtage, Duisburger Film Woche – 3-sat Award for the Best German Film

ANIMALS AND OTHER PEOPLE introduces viewers to Vienna’s animal shelter and its inhabitants. The encounters between human and animal and the individual stories and peculiarities are affectionate, sometimes sad, and then again, strange. A tender gaze at the nature of the animals and a critical look at human irresponsibility.

 


 

 

DIRECTOR

Flavio Marchetti, born 1980 in Rome (Italy), studied first Law at the Universitá Roma Tre and after moving to Vienna attended the Filmproduction Class of the Vienna Film Academy (Austria) . 2010 founded the production company La Banda Film. Between 2013 and 2015 worked as production Manager for Nikolaus Geyrhalter Filmproduktion.  „Animals and Other People“ is his directing debut.ANIMALS AND OTHER PEOPLE introduces viewers to Vienna’s animal shelter and its inhabitants. The encounters between human and animal and the individual stories and peculiarities are affectionate, sometimes sad, and then again, strange. A tender gaze at the nature of the animals and a critical look at human irresponsibility.

Director Flavio Marchett

Script Katharina Mückstein, Flavio Marchetti

Camera Michael Schindegger

Editor Natalie Schwager

Executive producers Katharina Mückstein, Flavio Marchetti

Sound Hjalti Bager-Jonathansson

Producers Flavio Marchetti, Katharina Mückstein, Michael Schindegger, Natalie Schwager

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