Late Blossom Blues

A Film by Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer
and Stefan Wolner

Synopsis

LATE BLOSSOM BLUES tells the story of a 1932-born hard-working poor black man from the Mississippi backwoods who becomes an internationally acclaimed Blues star after he releases his debut album at age 81.

Director

  • Picture of Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer © Viktor Schaider

    Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer

    Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer has 17 years of experience in music, event and multimedia work and has founded four companies on the way. However, Late Blossom Blues is his first real movie project. Wolfgang holds a Master’s degree in Film & TV-Production and in Business Administration and has done minor work as actor, location scout and consultant on local film productions. Wolfgang lives and works in Vienna/Austria.

  • Picture of Stefan Wolner © Stefan Wolner

    Stefan Wolner

    Stefan has been making movies since his early teenage years. He worked at ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Company) as director and was part of many successful projects there. He realized many short movies, advertisement and industrial movies and has won several international awards. Since 2012, Stefan also worked as production & unit manager, e.g. for the six episodes TV-series `Wagner vs Verdi`, for the nature documentary `The Triumph of the Tomato` and for ORF`s children`s programme.
    Stefan holds a degree in Media Design and a Master`s Degree in Film- and TV-Production.
    Stefan lives in Vienna/Austria and has a pretty cool office in an old medical practice.

Awards + Festivals

  • 7th ANNUAL CLARKSDALE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mississippi, USA)January 27, 2017
  • *HONORABLE JURY MENTION*
    4th NOIDA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)February 12, 2017
  • 33rd INT'L FESTIVAL SARAJEVO "SARAJEVO WINTER" (Official Selection, Bosnia and Herzegovina)February 14, 2017
  • 14th OXFORD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ohio, USA)February 15, 2017
  • 35th BERGAMO FILM MEETING (Documentaries Competition, Italy)March 11, 2017
  • 7th QUEENS WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)March 14, 2017
  • 10th DINGLE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Dingle, Ireland)March 23, 2017
  • DIAGONALE (Official Selection, Graz, Austria)March 28, 2017
  • 1st FESTIVAL DE CINE DE SAN LORENZO (Official Selection, Paraguay)April 14, 2017
  • ASBURY PARK MUSIC & FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New Jersey, USA)April 20, 2017
  • 14th CROSSING EUROPE FILMFESTIVAL LINZ (Official Selection, Linz, Austria)April 25, 2017
  • 27th MEDIAWAVE – “ANOTHER CONNECTION” INTERNATIONAL FILM AND MUSIC GATHERING (Official Selection, Komárom, Hungary)April 27, 2017
  • BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bentonville, Arkansas, USA)May 2, 2017
  • 11th ETHNOCINECA – INT’L DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL VIENNA 2017 (ADA - Austrian Documentary Award, Austria)May 4, 2017
  • 1st PORTOVIEJO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ecuador)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
  • "CAYFILM" CAYMAN ISLANDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cayman Islands, UK)June 30, 2017
  • 13th GROSSMANN FANTASTIC FILM & WINE FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Slovenia)July 11, 2017
  • 2nd CIUDAD DEL ESTE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ciudad del Este, Paraguay)September 19, 2017
  • 3rd BANGKOK THAI INT'L FILM FESTIVAL October 15, 2017
  • 51st HOF INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL October 24, 2017
  • BEST INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY AUDIENCE AWARD
    9th NAPLES INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Florida, USA)October 26, 2017
  • 4th DOC'N ROLL FILM FESTIVAL LONDON (Official Selection, UK)November 2, 2017
  • 2nd CUCIF - CUZCO UNDERGROUND CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cuzco, Peru)November 8, 2017
  • NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARD (Competition, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • 3rd SIFW - SIERRA INT'L FILM WEEKEND (Official Selection, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia)November 17, 2017
  • FOUR SEASONS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)February 3, 2018
  • 2nd RAPIDLION SOUTH AFRICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Johannesburg, South Africa)March 3, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Producer
Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer, Stefan Wolner
Director
Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer, Stefan Wolner
Director of Photography
Viktor Schaider
Sound
Gerald Rauscher, Andreas Pils
Editor
Lisa Geretschläger
Sound Design
Andreas Pils
Music
Leo „Bud“ Welch

Details

Running Time
89:30 mins
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:1,85
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Let’s Make This Happen
Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer
Brunnengasse 42/232
1160 Wien, Austria

SALES AGENCY

Gerald Weber
Sixpackfilm
Neubaugasse 45/13
A-1070 Wien, Austria

+43 (0) 1 526 09 900

gerald@sixpackfilm.com
www.sixpackfilm.com

DIRECTOR

Wolfgang Pfoser-Almer
Brunnengasse 42/232
1160 Wien, Austria

contact@letsmakethishappen.cc
www.letsmakethishappen.cc
https://www.facebook.com/LateBlossomBlues