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Vienna’s Last Signpainter
Vienna-based graphic designer Tom Koch teamed up with Better Letters to produce the second in their series of biopics about veteran sign painters. This short film celebrates the life and times of Vienna’s last sign painter, Josef Samuel.
Philipp Hezoucky / OHIL Film
Christoph Pichler / rotbart
Paul Matyas / Slivomat
In the film, Stuart Freeman visits Europe’s only sign painting museum where the permanent exhibit shows unique works from four generations of the Samuel family, dating from 1877. Josef Samuel then takes viewers on an historical journey to a bygone era, sharing his expertise and providing insights into life as a Viennese sign painter.
(Bankside Design District) Jerwood Space
Boyne Hill CC, Maidenhead, UK
St. Gallen, Schweiz
School of Arts and Design, Porto
Hosted by Jerwood Space within the Bankside Design District, there will be an opportunity to share a drink and ask questions of those involved in the making of these films.
19. September, Jerwood Space
Für die Dokumentation besucht Stuart Freeman Europas einziges Schildermaler Museum.