SECTION 01 Music Film

THIS IS A FILM ABOUT A BAND

UK 2020 | 28 Min. | original version with English subtitles | Documentary by Robert 'Hacker' Jessett and Anne Gilpin
The band, Morton Valence, became frustrated with the shenanigans of the music business and attempted to carve out a new model for themselves. However ... they clearly took on more than they bargained for.

SOLO

FR 2021 | 4 Min. | no dialogue | Animation by Elsa Perry
"Solo" is an animation film based on the famous Solo dance performance by the dancer and choreograph William Forsythe, filmed in 1995. It is made frame by frame from photographs and drawings.

Audience Award of the music film competition: DAS PROBESPIEL

AT 2019 | 22 Min. | Feature film by Guy Lichtenstein
Despite her talent, she still has to play small gigs. When performing at a wedding, she unexpectedly meets her ex-boyfriend - the groom. Old memories come back inside her. She bravely strokes her bow and deals with the past, while the wedding is being celebrated around her.

Jury Award music film competion: ÉCOUTE-MOI (LISTEN TO ME)

FR 2020 | 10 Min | original version with English subtitles | Feature film by François Hoskovec
Nathan is profoundly deaf, but this doesn't stop him from attending concerts at his friend's bar on a regular basis. Tonight, a strange instrument enters the stage.

АЛЕКСАНДР МОСОЛОВ. ТРИ ПЬЕСКИ (ALEXANDER MOSOLOV. THREE PIECES)

RU 2020 | 3 Min. | no dialogue | Experimental film by Natalia Ryss
The film is dedicated to Alexander Mosolov's constructivist period, as well as to the architecture and cinema of this direction. The structure of the film is close to constructivism visually and rhythmically. A mix of stop motion technique, collage and animation.

TRUMPET

CH 2020 | 17 Min. | original version with English subtitles | Feature film by Kevin Haefelin
A Japanese trumpet player on a cultural pilgrimage to discover New York City jazz experiences a hell of a night after being lost in Brooklyn.

ROOM WITH A VIEW

FR 2020 | 5 Min. | no dialogue | Experimental film by (LA)HORDE – Marine Brutti, Jonathan Debrouwer and Arthur Harel
In this music-video format from Rone’s eponymous album, (LA)HORDE continues to explore forms of protest and rebellion through dance. Shot just before the theatres closed, it is like a last rave before the Apocalypse.

filmzeitallgäu in Immenstadt

... with music and dance films as well as a colourful filmzeit mix from the other competitions.

Location

Union Filmtheater
Rothenfelsstraße 20
87509 Immenstadt im Allgäu