Songs of War A film by Tristan Chytroschek "Songs of War, a documentary on the relationship between music and violence, won the arts programming award. The a&o buero filmproduktion, made in association with ZDF and ARTE Germany, tells the story through the eyes of Sesame Street composer Christop

Songs of War

A film by
Tristan Chytroschek
“Songs of War, a documentary on the relationship between music and violence, won the arts programming award. The a&o buero filmproduktion, made in association with ZDF and ARTE Germany, tells the story through the eyes of Sesame Street composer Christopher Cerf, who learns his music has been used as a torture device in Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib.” real screen magazine

 

2011 – 52 min.
ZDF/ARTE/SBS/PLANETE POLAND/PRAMER/TVI/VRT/RTTV/DBS/AL JAZEERA/ODISEA/PARAVISION

Awards: International Emmy, Vivisect International Human Rights Film Festival, DOCSDF Film Festival, One World Berlin Film Festival, FIPA Biarritz, Steps, Figra Paris, Japan Prize

Supported by Film Fund Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein

Camera

Bernhard Wagner

Christian Eichenauer

Knut Sodemann

Igor Martinovic

Sound

Max Kielhauser

Alexander Joksimovic

Ole Förster

George Parashakis

Editing

Norik Stepanjan

Karl-Heinz Satzger

Graphics

Michael Bamber

Narrator

Matthias Haase

Commissioning Editor

Susanne Mertens (ZDF)

Distribution

Alexandra Obradovic (a&o buero)

Producers

Robert Tasso Pütz (a&o buero)

Christian Schwalbe (ZDF)

 

Special Thanks to

Christopher Cerf, Composer “Sesame Street”