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by Ulrich Seidl


Six different stories in the hottest weekend of the year.
The air is completely hot and humid, it's hard to breathe in the no- man's land between highways, supermarkets and a sea of one-family houses on the edge of Vienna.

international title: Dog Days
original title: Hundstage
country: Austria
sales agent: The Coproduction Office
year: 2001
genre: fiction
directed by: Ulrich Seidl
film run: 121'
release date: IT 09/09/2001, AT 18/01/2002, GR 22/02/2002, NL 28/02/2002, HU 16/05/2002, DE 01/08/02, CH 29/08/02, UK 06/09/2002, FR 25/09/2002, CZ 10/10/2002, PL 10/01/2003, BE 02/04/2003, NO 08/08/2003
screenplay: Ulrich Seidl, Veronika Franz
cast: Alfred Mrwa, Maria Hofstätter, Christine Jirku, Georg Friedrich, Viktor Hennemann, Klaudia Martini, Victor Rathbone, Christian Bakoni
cinematography by: Wolfgang Thaler
film editing: Andrea Wagner
art director: Andreas Donhauser, Renate Martin
costumes designer: Sabine Volz
producer: Helmut Grasser
production: Allegro Film
distributor: Filmladen, AMA Films (GR), CinemArt (CZ), ID Distribution (FR), Metro Tartan Distribution Ltd. (UK), Arthaus (NO)