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THE BURDEN OF MEMORY
Mr. Fitzthum, a young aspiring musicologist, is sent to the not-so-young musicologist Mr. Szabo to do research in his apartment for a valuable music-sheet that Szabo has borrowed years ago for a never-completed dissertation. But Szabo, who collapsed mentally under the weight of valuable archival material and sanitary defects, forces Fitzthum deeper and deeper into his dysfunctional systems of life.
- Duration: 20 Min.
- Film School: UMDK, University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna
Meet the director
Albert Meisl was born in Munich, Germany. He studied German literature and film science at universities in Munich and Berlin, acting at Salzburg’s Mozarteum, and directing and scriptwriting at the Film Academy of the University of Performing Arts in Vienna. He works as a journalist and scriptwriter, and as an assistant film director and dramatic advisor for the theater.