Unknown land

He was in the headlines for a brief period in the late 1920s: Igor Leschenko, the young physicist from Hermannstadt, whose bizarre experiments cast doubt upon the law of gravity. The debacle at the pataphysicist convention led to a secret expedition to the point of zero gravity.

Sweden
15'
2005

Director
Peter Volkart

Script
Peter Volkart

Cinematography
Hansueli Schenkel

Editing
Harald & Herbert

Production
Reck Filmproduktion

Cast
Paul Avondet
Sandra Kuenzi

Music
Voco Fauxpas

Awards
Best Short Fiction Siena
Best Short Film Fipa Biarritz
Best Short Film Montréal
Best Short Film Swiss Film Prize
Best Short Film Trieste

Festivals
12th Festival on Wheels
SHORT IS BETTER: EUROPEAN PANORAMA