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Vienna Before Nightfall

Documentary, Feature film,1h14, 2016

Director: Robert Bober



Based on a handful of accounts, one photo and two chandeliers, Robert Bober revives the memory of his great-grandfather, who left Poland for Vienna in 1904 when the writers Stefan Zweig, Joseph Roth and Arthur Schnitzler were building the reputation of this cosmopolitan city so open to modernity.

Awards & festivals

29e États généraux du documentaire de Lussas.




In coproduction with Riva Filmproduktion and KGP Production. With the support of Eurimages, the particpation of the Centre National du Cinéma et de l’Image animée, Filmförderungsanstalt, Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, Österreichisches Filminstitut, Film Fonds Wien and the Fondation pour la Mémoire de la Shoah. With the collaboration of ARTE/NDR.

French distributor: Vendredi distribution

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