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DOK Leipzig with THE DAYS AND THE YEAR and a tribute to
RUTH BECKERMANN

The 61th DOK Leipzig hosts the world premiere of Othmar Schmiderer’s new film The Days and the Year and pays tribute to Ruth Beckermann with a special program including early works  as well as the Austrian Oscar entry for Best Foreign Language Film – The Waldheim Waltz. Ruth Beckermann is also a jury member of the Next Masters competition.


The homage to Ruth Beckermann includes

  • American Passages (2011)
  • Auf amol Streik (1978)
  • Die papierene Brücke (1987)
  • Die Geträumten (2016)
  • Ein flüchtiger Zug nach dem Orient (1999)
  • Mozart Enigma (short, 2006)
  • The Waldheim Waltz (2018)