Short films

Excuse Me, I'm Looking for the Ping-pong Room and My Girlfriend

Entschuldigung, Ich Suche Den Tischtennisraum Und Meine Freundin

Film info

  • Country:Austrija
  • Director:Bernhard Wenger
  • Year:2018
  • Duration:23'
  • Actors:Rasmus Luthander, Anna Åström, Elli Tringou, Carl Achleitner

Storyline

A Swedish couple is on a wellness trip in the Austrian mountains, but after an argument, Aron's girlfriend leaves, and slams the door behind her. Now, Aron is looking for his girlfriend but can't find her anywhere. He dives into the bizarre world of the alpine wellness resort and drifts along until the question arises if Aron is looking for his girlfriend or really himself.

About the director

Bernhard Wenger war born 1992 in Salzburg, Austria. After graduating high school he moved to Vienna, where he studied film theory and gained professional set experience. He was accepted to the Vienna Film Academy in 2014, and is currently pursuing degrees in both directing and production. Bernhard's last short films have been screened and won awards at prestigious film festivals like Nashville Film Festival, Palm Springs Film Festival, Chicago Film Festival, Uppsala Film Festival, Odense Film Festival, St. Louis Film Festival, Max Ophüls Award, etc. He has won over 80 international awards and in 2015, received the Award for Art and Culture in his hometown. His short Keeping Balance was released online as a Vimeo Staff Pick in November 2017 and his short Exit Right went viral on Facebook in April 2018 with more than 4.3 million views.

Screening schedule

  • 24.08.2018.

    Terrace - Agency for waterways

    20:30h

Tickets for screenings at Cinestar Vukovar, Danubian Sand Island, Borovo Cinema are free. For screenings at locations - Terrace of Agency for Waterways and Castle Eltz Park admission is 15 HRK. Tickets.

Festival hosts
  • Discovery
  • Grad Vukovar
  • Hrvatski dom Vukovar
Srebrni sponzor
  • Pevec
Partners
  • Grad Zagreb
  • Hrvatska turistička zajednica
  • Hrvatski audiovizualni centar
  • Vukovarsko-srijemska županija
  • Bobi
Sponsors
  • American Express
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  • Elatus
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  • Iločki podrumi
  • Startas
  • Alatir
  • Vukovarsko pivo

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