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by Houchang Allahyari


Rocco is a twenty-year-old whose parents left the former Yugoslavia and immigrated to Vienna. His family life, his friends and his clashes with the world around him are depicted with all the care and precision of a documentary. Attemps to improve his social position are met with both goodwill and acceptance and with rejection.

original title: ROCCO
country: Austria
year: 2002
genre: fiction
directed by: Houchang Allahyari
film run: 75'
release date: AT 21/03/2003
screenplay: Ivan Siljic
cast: Mortezar Tavokoli, Anna-Franziska Srna, Ronald Rudoll
film editing: Michaela Mullner
art director: Brigitte Steininger
costumes designer: Heidi Melinc
production: EPO Film, Förderung von Filmfonds (AT)
distributor: Filmladen
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