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KOPFSTAND

  • Rating: NR
  • Run Time: 102 / 108 mins total program minutes
  • Director: Ernst Josef Lauscher
  • Starring: Christoph Waltz
  • Format: Digital
  • Year: 1981
  • Language: German with English subtitles
  • Age Policy: 18 and Up

Part of the Northside Film Festival, the Kopfstand screening includes the BFC short film, Unstrung.

In Kopfstand, Markus Dorn (Christoph Waltz) does not get along with his mother. When an argument between then escalates and she calls the police, Markus refuses to cooperate. He is sent to a mental institution, where they administer unnecessary electroshock treatment.

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