Feature Fiction Film

by Peter Brunner
A 2018, 102 min.

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Written & Directed by: Peter Brunner
Cinematography: Daniel Katz
Editing: Peter Brunner, Oliver Neumann
Sound: Michael Moote, YongSoo Lee
Sound Design: Stefan Rosensprung, Philip Waldenberger, Manuel Grandpierre
Production Design: Katie Hickman
Costume Design: Rachel Dainer-Best
Producers: Oliver Neumann, Sabine Moser, Carly Hugo, Matthew Parker,
Ulrich Seidl, Klara von Veegh
Production: FreibeuterFilm in co-production with Loveless and Ulrich Seidl Filmproduktion

Caleb Landry Jones: Norman
Eléonore Hendricks: Penelope
Jana McKinnon: Luna
Christos Haas: Andi
Abbey Lee: Caty

With kind support by: Austrian Filminstiute, ORF Film/Fernseh-Abkommen

Worldsales: Reel Suspects

Austrian Distributor: Stadtkino

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Karlovy Vary IFF 2018 – Official Competition
Hofer Filmtage 2018
Pendance Film Festival 2019 – Best Director Award
Diagonale 2019
Edimotion 2020


Norman, the sole survivor of a tragic fire accident when he was just a child, has been struggling with a lingering feeling of guilt all his life. Together with his girlfriend Penelope and his baby son, Norman tries to forge a new life. Norman’s memory is reignited one night and he sets off on an unparalleled quest, following a trail of flames whose powers shall now heal him.


Peter Brunner is a Vienna-based filmmaker and musician (Cardiochaos). The son of a psychoanalyst and a painting therapist is a former student of Michael Haneke at the Vienna Film Academy. His work includes short films and music videos, which screened at international festivals all over the world, as well as the feature Sickness of the Youth, which he directed together with fellow students and in which he played the leading role. His feature film debut My Blind Heart premiered at Slamdance Film Festival and in the Tiger Competition at IFF Rotterdam 2014 and has won several awards at international film festivals, including a nomination for the Golden Frog at Camerimage Film Festival.
2018 – To the Night – Feature Film

2015 – Those who Fall have Wings – Feature Film

2014 – In the Head I Kill (Cardiochaos) – Music Clip

2013 – My Blind Heart – Feature Film

2013 – Disappointed in the Snow (Cardiochaos) – Music Clip

2013 – Turn the Lights Off (Cardiochaos) – Music Clip

2013 – Milk Teeth – Short Film


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