Peter Tscherkassky

Austria 19 min min Fiction


Constructed from a number of European soft-core pornographic films, Peter Tscherkassky’s latest opus, The Exquisite Corpus employs surrealist strategies to exhume filmic bodies in motion.

This movie is part of a program that includes:

The Exquisite Corpus, Peter Tscherkassky
Brouillard Passage #15Alexandre Larose
Sin Dios ni Santa MaríaSamuel M. Delgado & Helena Girón
The Occidental HotelLewis Klahr

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Peter Tscherkassky

(Vienna, 1958). He’s an Austrian avant-garde filmmaker who currently works exclusively with found footage. He is a film teacher and theorist, and one of the founding members of the Austrian film distributor sixpackfilm. His works include Coming attractions (2010), Outer Space (1999), Happy-End (1996) or Shot-Countershot (1987).

Filmography: The Exquisite Corpus (2015), Coming attractions (2010), Outer Space (1999), Happy-End (1996) o Shot-Countershot (1987).

Peter Tscherkassky

Film information

Director: Peter Tscherkassky
Script: Peter Tscherkassky
Contact: Xcèntric
Country: Austria
Year: 2015
Format: 35 mm
Length: 19 min min
Language: Without dialogue
Edition: 2016