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film type experimental Production Country Germany production year 2007 runtime 6'
screening format Beta SP ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) colour colour + b/w sound Stereo screening format languages no dialogue

A new order between musical composition and linear narrative: According to the keyboard of a piano - Pianoforte uses 88 different film scenes showing the playing of a piano. Though, the soundtrack is completely exchanged: The images are replayed.

director Christoph Girardet screenwriter Christoph Girardet editor Christoph Girardet Director of Photography Found Footage composer Holger Kirleis
festivals Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen; Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal; Viennale - Vienna International Film Festival; internationales filmfest Braunschweig;
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Christoph Girardet

Born 1966;
1989-1994 studied at the Braunschweig University of Art;
since 1989 videos, video installations and films;
various contributions to festivals and exhibitions in Germany and abroad;
lives in Hannover

1991 Schwertkampf
1996 Release
2001 Scratch
2002 Absence
2007 Storyboard
2009 contre-jour