Excuse Me, I’m Looking For…


Director: Bernhard Wenger  Runtime: 23m Country of Origin: Austria Genre:  Romantic Comedy Screening: 14.02.19 BLOCK E: NEW ROMANTICS 5.45-7.15PM

‘Excuse Me, I’m looking For The Ping-Pong Room And My Girlfriend’ is about a couple who go on a wellness trip in the Austrian mountains, but after an argument, Aron’s girlfriend leaves, and slams the door behind her. Aron looks for her without luck, and begins to question his real motivation in life.

The Filmmaker

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Bernhard Wenger was born in Salzburg, Austria. After graduating high school he moved to Vienna, where he studied film theory and gained professional set experience. He was accepted to the Vienna Film Academy in 2014, and is currently pursuing degrees in both directing and production. Bernhard’s last short films have been screened and won awards at prestigious film festivals like Nashville Film Festival, Palm Springs Film Festival, Chicago Film Festival, Uppsala Film Festival, Odense Film Festival, St. Louis Film Festival, Max Ophüls Award, etc. He has won over 70 international awards and in 2015, received the Award for Art and Culture in his hometown. His short KEEPING BALANCE was released online as a Vimeo Staff Pick in November 2017.