Veronika Franz & Severin Fiala: Met and Unmet Expectations
organiser: Vienna Shorts
location: Vienna, Austria
date: May 31st, 2019
synopsis: The two Austrian directors and screenwriters Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala (their Sinful Women of Höllfall aka Die Trud is showing at this year’s VIS in the Nightmares slate) have made a name for themselves with their genre collaborations. A success with critics and audiences alike, their works have been causing quite a stir, not only in Europe but also in the United States. In a conversation with Neil Young, they talk about met and unmet expectations—they’ve also brought clips—since the release of their international breakthrough hit Goodnight Mommy.
moderator: Neil Young
panelists: Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala