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Poster for Kopfstand


Director: Ernst Josef Lauscher Run Time: 108 min. Format: Digital Rating: NR Release Year: 1981 Language: German with English subtitles

Starring: Christoph Waltz

Part of the Northside Film Festival, the Kopfstand screening includes the BFC short film, Unstrung.

In Kopfstand, Markus Dorn (Christoph Waltz) does not get along with his mother. When an argument between then escalates and she calls the police, Markus refuses to cooperate. He is sent to a mental institution, where they administer unnecessary electroshock treatment.

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