Lillian

Austria, 2019, 128 min.

Director

Andreas Horvath

Producer

Ulrich Seidl

Scenario

Andreas Horvath

Rights Holder

Cercamon

DOP

Andreas Horvath

Cast

Patrycja Płanik

Production

Ulrich Seidl Film Produktion

Lillian, an emigrant stranded in New York City, decides to walk back to her native Russia. She resolutely starts out on the long journey. A road movie straight across the USA into the freezing temperatures of Alaska. The chronicle of a slow disappearance.

HONORS
2019 Cannes IFF (France) – World premiere at Directors’ Fortnight
2019 Art Film Festival (Slovakia) – Best Female Performance, Best film
2019 Oldenburg IFF (Germany) – Outstanding Performance by an Actress
2019 «East-West, Classics and Avant-Garde» IFF (Russia) – Best Director
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Andreas Horvath

He was born in Salzburg in 1968. He studied photography in Vienna and multimedia-art in Salzburg. An award-winning filmmaker and photographer, his documentaries have screened at the Venice, Locarno, Karlovy Vary, Rotterdam, London, Chicago and San Francisco film festivals. LILLIAN marks as his feature film debut.

Selected filmography

2019 Lillian

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