A Tickle in the Heart

A Tickle in the Heart

Direction: Stefan Schwietert

DocumentaryMovieCinema

Germany 1996
87 Min.

Mother and Son Alis Welt

zero one film in Coproduction with Neapel Film (CH),Ö Film.
Funded by Prämie des BMI, Kuratorium Junger Deutscher Film, Bundesamt für Kultur des Eidgenössischen Department des Innern, Kulturfonds Swissimage, Fachausschuß Film/Video der Kantone Basel Stadt und Land, Migros Genossenschaftsbund, Documentary - Initiative des Mediaprogramms der EU, FilmFörderung Hamburg GmbH.

Rental: Ventura Film

World Premiere: Jan, 1996, Solothurn Filmtage (CH)
Cinema premiere: Nov 21, 1996

Trailer

Content

Meet the Epstein Brothers – the “Kings of Klezmer”!
The film is like the music: joyful and sad, ecstatic and
melancholic. A hommage to two exceptional musicians,
an introduction into traditional and modern
Klezmer, a celebration of the resilience of culture
against all odds.

Awards

Artur Brauner Award (Germany), 1996

Artur Brauner Award

Bavarian Film Awards (Germany), 1997

Best Documentary

Chicago International Film Festival (US), 1996

Best Documentary - Arts/Humanities