European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022
European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022

The Best Orchestra in the World

by Henning Backhaus

(Fiction, Austria, 2020, 13’, C, En ST) with Jörn Hentschel, Thomas, Mraz, Peter Huemer

The Best Orchestra in the World

Ingbert, the sock, applies for a position as double bass player at the Vienna State Orchestra. Bad idea.


Henning Backhaus
Henning Backhaus

Born in Dresde (Germany), Henning Backhaus studied filmmaking with Michael Haneke at the Vienna Film Academy. In 2013, Backhaus shot his first film Local Heroes in 16 and 35mm. From 2013 to 2018, he was an assistant director at the Vienna State Opera. He worked in the sound department of Terrence Malick’s A Hidden Life (2019).

Other movies: Competition Prix Sauvage Corto