Engel und Puppe

  • 21'
  • Italy
  • 1975
The first film by Italian filmmaker and writer Ellis Donda. Screened at Oberhausen in 1975, Engel und Puppe is a political adaptation of some lines from Rilke's Duino Elegies, featuring the French poet Jacqueline Risset and a young Rossella Or (avant-garde theatre actress). A radical appreciation of cinema as language.
Director
Ellis Donda
Country of production
Italy
Production Year
1975
Festival Edition
IFFR 2020
Length
21'
Medium
16mm
Languages
Italian, French, German
Producer
Ellis Donda
Production Company
Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia
Sales
Collectif Jeune Cinéma (CJC)
Screenplay
Ellis Donda
Cinematography
Tonino Nardi
Editor
Ellis Donda
Cast
Rosella Or, Jacqueline Risset, Ugo Sverzut