Weg nach Rio

Weg nach rio is a shortfilm which combines Clemens Klopfenstein’s graduate film Nach Rio with Lukas Tiberio Klopfenstein’s reinterpretation RIO. Shot in 1968 in Zurich (CH) and in 2008 in Umbria (IT).

Plot: A gangster is on the run one night after a botched attempt at a hold-up. His sidekicks expect to meet him at the airport in the morning.

Directed by: Lukas Tiberio Klopfenstein, Clemens Klopfenstein
Director of photography: Lukas Tiberio Klopfenstein, Werner Zuber
Edited by: Lukas Tiberio Klopfenstein, Clemens Klopfenstein
Written by: Lukas Tiberio Klopfenstein, Clemens Klopfenstein
Sound: Lukas Tiberio Klopfenstein, Giorgio Wolfensberger
Produced by: Ombra-Films
Soundtrack: Boosey&Hawkes, Sacha Distel, Giulio Catarinelli, Venetian Snares
Starring: Diego Fratini, Lorenz Cuno Klopfenstein, Niccolò Tramontana, Fred Tanner, Georges Janett, Samuel Müri.

Spoken language: without dialog
Length: 22 min.
Version: Digi Beta
Genre: Fiction

World premiere: 44. Solothurn Film Festival
Festivals: 44. Solothurn Film Festival, 38. International Film Festival Rotterdam