On the Edge

CountryAustria
Length19
LanguageDeutsch
DirectorMatteo Sanders
ScreenwriterMatteo Sanders, Tobias Resch
ProducerShoshana R. Aschauer
Marija Burtscher
DoPKonrad Milan
EditorJulia Sternthal
GenreDrama

Two brothers decide to take one last hike on a mountain in the Alps where they share many family memories. Yet during the ascent, Paul’s condition worsens and a sudden change in weather tests his physical strength. As they search for shelter, it becomes clear to Felix that the future, much like the mountain, will challenge them and their relationship.



Matteo Sanders
Matteo Sanders was born in Innsbruck in 1989. By winning 1st place in a short film competition in 2006, he met Barbara Albert who encouraged him to make films. Since then, he's been making his own short films, music videos and commercials. Since 2017 he has been studying directing and screenwriting at the Filmakademie Wien. In 2019 he studied a semester in Oslo, Norway, at Westerdals School of Arts, Communication and Technology and was an artist in residence in Paliano, Italy in 2021.

On the Edge

CountryAustria
Length19
LanguageDeutsch
DirectorMatteo Sanders
ScreenwriterMatteo Sanders, Tobias Resch
ProducerShoshana R. Aschauer
Marija Burtscher
DoPKonrad Milan
EditorJulia Sternthal
GenreDrama

Two brothers decide to take one last hike on a mountain in the Alps where they share many family memories. Yet during the ascent, Paul’s condition worsens and a sudden change in weather tests his physical strength. As they search for shelter, it becomes clear to Felix that the future, much like the mountain, will challenge them and their relationship.



Matteo Sanders
Matteo Sanders was born in Innsbruck in 1989. By winning 1st place in a short film competition in 2006, he met Barbara Albert who encouraged him to make films. Since then, he's been making his own short films, music videos and commercials. Since 2017 he has been studying directing and screenwriting at the Filmakademie Wien. In 2019 he studied a semester in Oslo, Norway, at Westerdals School of Arts, Communication and Technology and was an artist in residence in Paliano, Italy in 2021.