Resi is a talented blind pianist living in 18th century Vienna. Her parents push her to perform at an endless series of soirees to marry her off. When one doctor manages to restore her sight, she is subjected to numerous medical examinations. Based on true events, the historical costume drama tells the story of a woman who must decide whether to live an extraordinary life in darkness, or an ordinary life and see.
Director: Barbara AlbertScreenplay: Kathrin ResetaritsDirector of Photography: Christine A. MaierEditor: Niki MossböckMusic: Lorenz DangelProducer: Nikolaus Geyrhalter, Michael Kitzberger, Wolfgang Widerhofer, Markus Glaser, Martina Haubrich, Gunnar DedioSales: Austrian Films
Original title: Licht Country: Austria, Germany Year of production: 2017 Length (min): 97 Language: French, German Subtitles: Czech, English Section: Central Park Sponsors: Šprechtíme, Deutsche Botschaft Prag – Německé velvyslanectví v Praze, Rakouské kulturní fórum v Praze