Lovely Rita

Jessica Hausner
Rita is an outsider due to her appearance and her insolence. The vehemence of her struggles for acceptance and love ensure that both fail. Rita is too different, wild and free to be accepted by the world around her.
Technical Data
Running time: 80
Format: 35mm
Screen ratio: 1:1.85
Sound: Dolby SR
Language spoken: German
Subtitles: English, French
Production year: 2001
Director(s): Jessica Hausner
Writer(s): Jessica Hausner
Cinematography: Martin Gschlacht
Editing: Karin Hartusch
Key cast: Barbara Osika, Wolfgang Kostal, Karina Brandlmayr, Christoph Bauer, Felix Eisler
Producer: Jessica Hausner
Producers: Martin Gschlacht, Barbara Albert, Jessica Hausner, Antonin Svoboda, Michael Seeber, Heinz Stussak, Philippe Bober
Cannes (Un Certain Regard)
Production company
coop99 filmproduktion
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1090 Vienna
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Prisma Filmin cooperation with Essential Film (D)
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