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Miss Universe 1929 - Lisl Goldarbeiter. A queen in Wien

Miss Universe 1929 - Lisl Goldarbeiter. A queen in Wien (Austria, Netherlands, Hungary, Germany, Finland)

Directed by:
Péter Forgács
Cast:
Lisl Goldarbeiter
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2013
Synopsis:

The story of Lisl Goldarbeiter, elected Miss Univers in 1929! Her cousin, amateur filmmaker Marci Tenczer came from Szeged. He studied in Vienna, where he saved even his money for the tram to buy a camera and film. It is through him that this bittersweet twentieth-century Austro-Hungarian life and family story has come down to us.

Festivals
Tribeca 2007, Hot Docs 2007

Awards
Special Mention - Hungarian Film Week 2007
 

 

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