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    Far From Past

    Directed by Nicole Foelsterl
    Austria/Switzerland | 15 minutes | North American Premiere |

A filmmaker attempts to come to terms with her grandmother's past as a member of a German-speaking community in Hungary during World War II. Through dialogue characterized by friction and intimacy, they reveal the way families pass on their history from one generation to the next, and how it works its way into the core of relationships.

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Director: Nicole Foelsterl
Producers: Nicole Foelsterl
Screenwriter: Nicole Foelsterl
Cinematographers: Astrid Heubrandtner
Editor: Nicole Foelsterl
Cast: Marianne Schneider
Original Language Title: Eigentlich vergangen
Country: Austria/Switzerland
Language: in German with English subtitles
Year: 2018
Running Time: 15 minutes
Premiere Status: North American Premiere
Primary Company: Lemonade Films
Website: http://www.far-from-past.com

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