identities 2015 - Festival Dates

 identities, Vienna's International Film Festival, has been growing steadily in its biannual pace.

The dates for its 2015 edition are:
11-21June, 2015

on 25 MAY, 2015

For any questions or ordering a free PROGRAM GUIDE please email to


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AGNES GODARD in Graz March 2014

DIAGONALE. Festival of Austrian Film
18 - 23 March, 2014
Graz, Austria

We highly recommend all films by the simply wonderful and outstanding French DoP Agnès Godard!

For our queer friends we recommend to queer classics:

BEAU TRAVAIL by Claire Denis
WILD SIDE by Sébastien Lifshitz
Both will be shown with German subtitles.

Other films in this "In Person":
HOME (directed by Ursula Meier, F/B/CH 2008)
L'INTRUS (directed by Claire Denis, F 2004)
LES SALAUDS (directed by Claire Denis, F/D 2013)
LA VIE REVEE DES ANGES/The Dream Life of Angels (by Erick Zonca, F 1998)

Also not to be missed:
Film Talk with Agnès Godard
Isabella Reicher, film critic at DER STANDARD, will host the talk in English.

Thursday, 20 March, 2014 - at 1.30 pm
Annenhofkino 5

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Film Awards and Record Attendance

identities 2013, the 20-year-anniversary edition of Vienna's Intl Queer Film Festival, ended with record attendance and outstanding media coverage. On Closing Night the Film Awards were announced:


(Best feature length fiction or documentary film)

Keep the Lights On
Directed by Ira Sachs

Anak-Anak Srikandi
Directed by the Srikandi Collective

Best Feature Film
Facing Mirrors (Aynehaye Rooberoo)
Directed by Negar Azarbajyani

Best Documentary
Call Me Kuchu
Directed by Katherine Fairfax Wright and Malika Zouhali-Worrall

Best Short Film
Directed by Adiya Imri Orr

We thank all our filmmakers, our fabulous guests, our funders, sponsors, marketing and media partners, supporters and everyone who made this memorable anniversary possible.

And our everlasting love and gratitude goes to our audience - what would we do without you!

Keep spreading the word about queer films, life and issues, rest up for 2015 and come back with friends and family as eager and curious and fun loving as this year....

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Opening Night: Reserve a seat today!

are only available with a confirmed reservation.

Don't delay, get in touch today, tickets always go fast.

Via phone:  01 524 62 74 16
Or Email to

You will definitely receive a confirmation from us that you're on the list.

Pick up your ticket (allocated seating, so come early) on the day of the opening,
Thursday, the 6th  of June 2013
At the ticket counter at Gartenbaukino from 6-8pm.
First Come, First Served Basis.

See you very soon!

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Ticket Sales Start 24 May, 2013 - Be quick!

Ticket sales for the festival week will be busy!

Be prepared for Friday, 24 May at 5pm, when the festival box offices at the FILMCASINO and TOP KINO open!

All tickets for all sessions (excluding Opening Night) at are on sale at both PRE-SALE LOCATIONS - at FILMCASINO and TOP KINO - daily from 5-10pm.

Don't leave it too late to get your tickets - there are always sold-out sessions!

Please note that ticket sales are CASH ONLY.

The titles of the films for the BEST OF DAY (Sunday 16 June) will be on the website soon.

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identities 2013 - Catalog Now Available!

It's out and about already!  Bigger and better than ever before.
It's time to start planning the week we all wait for.

Order yours via telephone - call
T. 01 524 62 74 - or
pick one up in Filmcasino or Top Kino
or at one of over 300 locations all over Vienna.

Enjoy reading, discovering, working out your timetable, and planning and co-ordinating.

See you soon at the movies!
Your 2013 identities team.


identities 2015 Submissions
identities 2015

is taking place from 11-21 June, 2015.

The Deadline for SUBMISSIONS to 'identities 2015' has passed

If you were not notified by 15 March, 2015 your film was not selected.


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1072 Vienna - Austria/Europe
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