Kern on Kern
“When I yell at you, please do not be immediately hurt. If I insult you, take it as proof of love. Remember, I’m Austrian, insane, hysterical, hypocritical and undemocratic,” said Austrian controversial actor-writer-director-producer Peter Kern.
Two Austrian directors, Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz, who made the documentary Kern about him, soon realised he cannot be squeezed into the classical format. The film is screening in Locarno’s Histoire(s) du cinéma.Jorn Rossing Jensen