Sargis – Das Leben ist so eine Sache

A Film by Stefan Langthaler

Synopsis

SARGIS – SUCH IS LIFE

SARGIS – Such is Life tells the story of Sargis Martirosyan, Austria’s best weightlifter, who for years had to watch other athletes on TV win the medals he could have won. Now, in the twilight of his career, he goes all in to make his dream come true and get Austria’s first podium finish in 34 years.

Director

  • Picture of Stefan Langthaler © Stefan Langthaler

    Stefan Langthaler

    Born in 1987 in Vienna. Studied from 2008 to 2013 Writing and Directing at filmcollege Vienna.
    „SARGIS – Such is Life" is his first feature film.
    Stefan’s father is a former professional weightlifter, who participated two times at the Olympic Games. Stefan himself won two national weightlifting championships at the age of 9 and 10, shortly after he ended to lift weights.

Awards + Festivals

  • 18th DIAGONALE – FESTIVAL OF AUSTRIAN FILM (Documentary Film Section, Graz, Austria)March 16, 2018
  • CROSSING EUROPE FILMFESTIVAL LINZ (Official Selection, Linz, Austria)April 25, 2018
  • 3rd BUZZ CEE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Buzau, Romania)July 2, 2018
  • 3rd CIUDAD DEL ESTE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ciudad del Este, Paraguay)September 19, 2018
  • GLOBAL MIGRATION FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Worldwide Locations)November 28, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Director
Stefan Langthaler
Producer
Stefan Langthaler
Director of Photography
Georg Weiss, Martin Winter
Sound
Markus Ortner
Editor
Sebastian Schreiner
Sound Design
Tong Zhang

Details

Running Time
75 min
Shooting Format
2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:1,85
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR/PRODUCER

Stefan Langthaler
st.langthaler@gmail.com