THE MEADOW OF THINGS
(Die Wiese der Sachen)
„To whom in love of Nature holds communion with her visible forms, she speaks of a various language.“ William Cullen Bryant
Berlinale 2016 / Panorama - Teddy Award’s 30th Anniversary: PREMIERE of the restored Theatrical Version on Tuesday, February 16 - 22:00, CineStar IMAX!
Every decade has its own gateway to heaven. Clonetown 1974 to 1979: a terrorist defector named Charon sits on the edge of oblivion and commentates on the imminent putrification of an abducted car dealer.
THE MEADOW OF THINGS received in 1988 on the Berlinale the "Gay Teddy Bear Award" for Best Feature Film.
Filming locations: Hamburg, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Taunus, Vancouver
Shooting Time: April 1973 - August 1987
Premiere: Berlinale - Panorama, Atelier am Zoo, 16. Februar 1988
The film contains as a quote an excerpt from SCHENECTADY IV, a series produced in 1975 and the unpublished SCHENEC-TADY series.
Awards and Festivals
- Berlinale - Panorama 1988 (Uraufführung): "Gay Teddy Bear Award" - Bester Spielfilm
- Berlinale - Panorama 2016: Teddy30