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Three Farmers and a Son

Holz Erde Fleisch

Directed by Sigmund Steiner
Austria, 2016


In his essayistic documentary Sigmund Steiner investigates the work, lives and generational relations of three Austrian farmers. Even though none of them are his father, each one of the film’s protagonists reflects on one aspect of Steiner’s complicated father-son relationship.

Three Farmers and a Son Directed by Sigmund Steiner

Awards & Festivals


2016 | Winner: Vienna Film Prize for Documentary

Munich International Documentary Festival

2016 | Winner: DOK.deutsch Award

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