The unusually thrilling life of 1980s superstar Hans Hölzel, known as Falco, the man behind the first hit “Rock Me, Amadeus” to rearch the American Billboard charts with a German language song.
The film portrays his meteoric rise from a child prodigy to an overnight music sensation. The industry pressure led him to escape into a world of sex and drugs. His tragic death in 1998 made him a legend.
Biography – 2008 – Thomas Roth – 110’
Language German with English Subtitles
Cast: Manuel Rubey, Nicolas Ofzarek, Markus Mössmer, Christian Tramitz, Susi Stach
In cooperation with the Friends of Cinema Society and Pantheon Theatre.