Twelve Chairs

Zwölf Stühle
Ulrike Ottinger
2004 • Germany • 199’
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Soviet Union, 1927. Two con artists are chasing a set of chairs across the country. Ottinger’s first fiction film in 15 years is an adaptation of the novel by writers Ilf and Petrov and continues her non-fictional enquiry into contemporary Ukraine.

29 Oct / 21:30 / 199’
Cinemateca – Sala M. F. Ribeiro
Ulrike Ottinger Retrospective