Aufbrechen

A Film by Peter Pflügler

Synopsis

An unexpected kiss triggers a young mans journey to his innermost self. He must learn that facing the unexplored is always the first and most difficult step…

Director

  • Picture of Peter Pflügler © Sarah Glück

    Peter Pflügler

    Writing. Dancing. Filmmaking. Peter Pflügler is a Vienna based self-taught director. Following his career as a professional dancer he made initial steps into filmmaking by writing screenplays and directing his first short films, which primarily focus on the vulnerability oft he protagonists when facing inner conflicts.

Awards + Festivals

  • 6th FRONTALE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WR NEUSTADT (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)November 9, 2016
  • 18th MADURAI FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 6, 2016
  • 5th MUMBAI SHORTS INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mumbai, India)December 21, 2016
  • SWEET AS FILM FESTIVAL DECEMBER’S EDITION (Official Selection, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)December 22, 2016
  • 1st CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 24, 2016
  • 17th VUES D'EN FACE FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DU FILM GAY ET LESBIEN ET GRENOBLE (Official Selection, France)April 5, 2017
  • TRANSGENDER FILM FESTIVAL KIEL (Official Selection, Kiel, Germany)April 29, 2017
  • 12th TRANSLATIONS - THE ANNUAL SEATTLE TRANSGENDER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USAMay 4, 2017
  • AUSTRIAN INDEPENDENT FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)May 17, 2017
  • 19th FAIRY TALES FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Calgary, Alberta, Canada)May 19, 2017
  • 21st MIX MÉXICO 2017 - SEXUAL DIVERSITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mexico DF, Mexico)May 24, 2017
  • 2nd DIGO - GOIAS INT'L FESTIVAL OF SEXUAL DIVERSITY AND GENDER (Official Selection, Goiânia, GO, Brazil)June 1, 2017
  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017
  • 8th FREDERICK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Frederick, Maryland, USA)June 23, 2017
  • 2nd REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)August 10, 2017
  • 4th VILNIUS LGBT* FESTIVAL "KREIVĖS" (Official Selection, Vilnius, Lithuania)September 14, 2017
  • 22th TWIST: SEATTLE QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Seattle, USA)October 12, 2017
  • 21st QUEER FILMFEST WEITERSTADT (Official Selection, Weiterstadt, Germany)October 25, 2017
  • 2nd RAPIDLION SOUTH AFRICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Johannesburg, South Africa)March 3, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Peter Pflügler
Producer
Peter Pflügler
Director
Peter Pflügler
Director of Photography
Michael Mrkvicka
Art Direction
Tanja Maderner
Costume Design
Tanja Maderner
Sound
Markus Ortner
Editor
Peter Pflügler
Music
Florian Blauensteiner

Details

Running Time
6:10 mins
Shooting Format
MXF
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

DIRECTOR

Peter Pflügler

peter.pfluegler@gmx.at