Poster Artists

They gave me another chance; I filmed the people who paint cinema posters painting, and the results were meant to provide inserts for a magazine program entitled Kino 75.

They didn't, but throughout the history of television, the fact that something wasn't broadcast has never meant that nothing was broadcast.

(Harun Farocki)

Original title Plakatmaler Director, scriptwriter Harun Farocki Cinematographer Rainer März Sound Manfred Stelzer Editor Harun Farocki Production WDR, Cologne Producer Harun Farocki Format 16mm, col., 1:1,37 Length 20 min. Note commissioned for the magazine program Kino 74, but not broadcasted