Taste of Love

A Film by Paul Scheufler

Synopsis

„What is the taste of love?“ Could it be sweet, sour, bitter or even salty? A girl embarks on an aromatic journey of love, stimulating her taste buds to the point of climax. With all senses, she explores the various forms love can take on.

Director

  • Picture of Paul Scheufler © Philipp Hafner

    Paul Scheufler

    Paul Scheufler is an Austrian newcomer in the film industry. Born 1998, he recently graduated from Ortweinschule Graz in Film & MultimediaArt. During his time there, he completed several short films, including a commercial for Kunsthaus Graz and worked on documentaries in Vietnam and Kenya. Paul currently lives in Vienna and New York City.

Awards + Festivals

  • MINDIE/ MIAMI INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Monthly Selection, Miami, USA)May 28, 2017
  • 2nd SUNDAY SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)May 28, 2017
  • 5th QUEER BITS SPRING FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Chicago, USA)June 17, 2017
  • *BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT*
    MY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Toronto, Canada) July 22, 2017
  • 2nd SUNDAY SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)July 30, 2017
  • INDIEFLICKS MONTHLY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Screenings in London, Liverpool, Manchester & Sheffield, UK)August 2, 2017
  • 11th SHORTYNALE (Official Selection, Klosterneuburg, Austria)August 17, 2017
  • *BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY*
    2nd PANAMA CANAL INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Panamá)August 17, 2017
  • 8th ORSCHELER FILMFEST (Official Selection, Oberursel, Germany)August 18, 2017
  • 5th LONDON LO NO CINEMA (Official Selection, London, UK)August 28, 2017
  • CINEMQ Screening at UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (Prgramm Skin Identety, Bejing, China)August 30, 2017
  • VILNIUS QUEER FESTIVAL "KREIVÈS" (Official Selection, Lithuania)September 14, 2017
  • QFLIX WORCESTER 2017 - NEW ENGLAND'S LGBTQ FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New England, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA)September 14, 2017
  • *INT’L FESTIVAL AWARD* *MEDIA AWARD*
    QUINDICI 19 (Official Selection, Rome, Italy)September 15, 2017
  • 1st 300 SECONDS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Toronto, Canada)September 18, 2017
  • 2nd CIUDAD DEL ESTE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ciudad del Este, Paraguay)September 19, 2017
  • 26th REC-FILMFESTIVAL BERLIN (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)September 20, 2017
  • 34th INT'L FILM FESTIVAL UPTO 21 (Official Selection, Warsaw, Poland)September 21, 2017
  • BLACKBOX SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Biberstein, Switzerland)September 23, 2017
  • 12th FESTIVAL CINE MARBELLA (Official Selection, Marabella, Spain)October 4, 2017
  • 17th IRIS PRIZE (Official Selection, Cardiff, Wales, UK)October 10, 2017
  • CINEMANEXT GRAZ (Official Selection, Graz, Austria)October 10, 2017
  • *BEST LOVE MOVIE*
    8th AUSTRIAN INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)October 12, 2017
  • VIDEO&FILMTAGE KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)October 12, 2017
  • 3rd BANGKOK THAI INT'L FILM FESTIVAL October 15, 2017
  • 10th CINE MOVILH - FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE LÉSBICO, GAY, BISEXUAL Y TRANSEXUAL (Official Selection, Chile)October 16, 2017
  • OUR CITY FILM PROJECT (Official Selection, Cape Town, South Africa) October 17, 2017
  • MLA:CONNECT FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)October 18, 2017
  • WÖRGLER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Wörgl, Austria)October 18, 2017
  • NEW FILMMAKER FESTIVAL NEW YORK (Official Selection, New York, USA)October 18, 2017
  • TORONTO FEEDBACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Canada)October 19, 2017
  • 11th FOOD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)October 20, 2017
  • 3rd QUEER POPCORN - LGBT FILM FEESTIVAL (Official Selection, Switzerland)October 20, 2017
  • 3rd PARKFLIMMERN - FÜRSTENWALDER FILMTAGE 2017 (Official Selection, Germany)October 21, 2017
  • 22nd LESGAICINEMAD - MADRID INT'L LGBTI FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Madrid, Spain)October 26, 2017
  • 15th CATACUMBA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Valencia, Spain)October 31, 2017
  • 13th EARLY BIRD INT'L STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sofia, Bulgaria)November 1, 2017
  • 6th QUEER STREIFEN REGENSBURG (Official Selection, Germany)November 2, 2017
  • 8th QUEER FILM FESTIVAL OLDENBURG (Official Selection, Oldenburg, Germany) November 4, 2017
  • *BEST DIRECTOR OF SUPER SHORT FILM*
    1st BLUE DANUBE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)November 4, 2017
  • 32rd BREST EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FETSIVAL (Official Selection, France) November 7, 2017
  • *LGBT SHORT FILM AWARD*
    1st SHORT LONG WORLD FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Argentina)November 9, 2017
  • 16th FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE DE ALMERÍA (Int'l Competition, Spain)November 12, 2017
  • FRINGE! QUEER FILM & ARTS FEST LONDON (Official Selection, London, UK)November 14, 2017
  • 5th EKADESHMA INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kathmandu, Nepal)November 16, 2017
  • NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARD (Competition, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • *BEST ARTISTIC FILM*
    OUR CITY FILM PROJECT (Official Selection, Cape Town, South Africa)November 17, 2017
  • 18th SLEEPWALKERS - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Tallinn, Estonia)November 21, 2017
  • YOUKI - INTERNATINALES JUGEND MEDIEN FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Wels, Austria)November 21, 2017
  • NEOSFEST ENCUENTRO UNIVERSITARIO DE VIDEOEXPERIMENTACION (Official Selection, Puebla, Mexico)November 22, 2017
  • FILMZ - FESTIVAL DES DEUTSCHEN KINOS MAINZ (Official Selection, Germany)November 28, 2017
  • FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE LGBT “Santo Domingo OUTFEST” (Official Selection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic)November 30, 2017
  • 2nd FEEDBACK FILM & SCREENPLAY FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Los Angeles, USA)December 6, 2017
  • 3th BAHIA INDEPENDENT CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil)December 8, 2017
  • OUTSHINE @ SUPERFINE! 2017 (Official Selection, Miami, USA)December 9, 2017
  • 10th AMARCORT FILM FESTIVAL (Finalist Gradisca, Rimini, Italy)December 10, 2017
  • 5th QFFM - QUEER MIXTAPE KURZFILM SPECIAL 2017 (Official Selection, Munich, Germany)December 15, 2017
  • 2nd CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL  (Official Selection, Pune, India)December 24, 2017
  • 11th ARKANSAS SHORTS - A NIGHT OF SHORT FILM (Official Selection, Hot Springs, Akansas, USA)January 6, 2018
  • FOUR SEASONS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)February 3, 2018
  • 15th ZINEGOAK - BILBAO INT’L FILM AND PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Spain)February 19, 2018
  • 3rd FINDECOIN - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Anzoátegui, Venezuela)February 23, 2018
  • *BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT FILM*
    9th SHORT TO THE POINT (Official Selection, Bucharest, Romania)March 11, 2018
  • 19th LANDSHUTER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Landshut, Germany)March 14, 2018
  • *BEST NARRATIVE*
    2nd FALCON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)March 27, 2018
  • 10th FESTIVAL CHALON TOUT COURT (Official Selection, Chalon-sur-Saône, France)March 29, 2018
  • 34th WICKED QUEER - THE BOSTON LGBT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Boston, MA, USA)March 30, 2018
  • 8th CAPITAL CITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lansing, MI, USA)April 11, 2018
  • 19th CROSSROADS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Jackson, MS, USA)April 12, 2018
  • 1st THE FILM BUNCH 2018 (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)April 18, 2018
  • *BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM*
    14th CINEYOUTH FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Chicago, USA)April 20, 2018
  • 7th KYIV INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Kiev, Ukraine)April 25, 2018
  • 6th FRONT RANGE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Longmont, CO, USA)April 27, 2018
  • 9th KASHISH MUMBAI INT'L QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mumbai, India)May 23, 2018
  • 8th ODERKURZ-FILMSPEKTAKEL (Official Selection, Oderaue, Germany)June 1, 2018
  • 21st DETOURS EN CINECOURT (Official Selection, Saint Genies Bellevue, France)June 5, 2018
  • 5th FLORENCE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Florence, Italy)June 14, 2018
  • 5th FIRENZE FILMCORTI FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Firenze, Italy)June 21, 2018
  • KÖVA CARNIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Tallinn, Estonia)August 25, 2018
  • 3rd REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)September 21, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Screenplay
Gabriel Proedl
Producer
Paul Scheufler
Director
Paul Scheufler
Director of Photography
Philipp Hafner
Sound
Lukas Schönwiese
Editor
Lucas Cantera Fohsl
Sound Design
Lukas Schönwiese, Gregor Franz, Julian Pixel Schmiederer

Details

Running Time
4:32 min.
Shooting Format
DCP 2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:1,78 (16:9)
Sound
Stereo
Website

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILM SCHOOL

HTBLVA GRAZ – ORTWEINSCHULE
Körösistraße 157
8010 Graz, Austria

http://www.ortweinschule.at/

DIRECTOR

Paul Scheufler

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