VIENNA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: OCTOBER 25 – NOVEMBER 8, 2018

A Story for the Modlins

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A Story for the Modlins

Sergio Oksman
E, 2012
Shortfilms, 26min, eOF

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A Story for the Modlins

Sergio Oksman
E, 2012
Shortfilms, 26min, eOF

Screenplay: 
Sergio Oksman
Carlos Muguiro
Emilio Tomé
Sound: 
Carlos Bonmatí
Camera: 
Miguel Amoedo
Editor: 
Fernando Franco
Sergio Oksman

Production: 
Dok Films
World Sales: 
Madrid en corto
Format: 
HDCam
Color

Elmer and Margaret Modlin devoted their lives to becoming famous and noteworthy, elmer as a film actor and Margaret as a painter. However, they were never acknowledged. When they died in Madrid, their belongings ended up in a garbage can. The movie reflects on both posterity and eternal rest.