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15.12.2019
6:15 pm

Sine Legibus 1976 – Die Gesetzlosen

AUT/SLO 2018
70 Min.
Sprache
Original version (Slovenian, German) with German and English subtitles

Director, Script:
Milena Olip

Cinematography:
Gregor Kitek

Editor:
Gorazd Kernel

Narrator:
Sonja Wakounig

Producer:
Simon Dvornik

Cast:
Mica Olip, Anton Pelinka,
Matevž Grilc, Flori Jug,
Marjan Olip, Nanti Olip,
Peter Olip

The thoughts and views of 105 year-old Mica Olip brings us to the bilingual villages of southern Carinthia in the year 1976. At that time the Austrian national government executes a population census on minorities. On that basis they want to decide whether a minority is eligible for bilingual place name signs or not. The census is broadly boycotted by the Slovenian minority in Carinthia. In the small mountain village of Zell/Sele, four young men decide to carry out a special “operation”: to hijack the ballot box.

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