Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia

Ulrike Ottinger
1989 • FRG • 165’
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A group of Europeans traveling on the Trans-Siberian railroad is taken captive by a Mongolian tribe. This film is a key to Ottinger’s filmography: it begins as a spectacular fiction, but turns into a documentary, just like her oeuvre did as a whole.

22 Oct / 15:30 / 165’
Cinemateca – Sala M. F. Ribeiro
Ulrike Ottinger Retrospective