SUMMER SPECIAL: IN CONVERSATION WITH TEDDY KOLLEK
On Sundays in July and August we offer you the opportunity in the scope of the exhibition Teddy Kollek. The Viennese Mayor of Jerusalem to see (again) numerous interviews with Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek from the ORF archive as a matinée. The interviews cover a period from 1969 to 2001 and a wide range of topics from the lack of acknowledgment about the Nazi period in Austria, to the Middle East conflict, to his experiences in multi-religious Jerusalem. Unique historical and current photo documents make these interviews a nearly cinematic experience.
31.5.2006 Der Löwe von Jerusalem – Teddy Kollek
“The Lion of Jerusalem” – that’s how Teddy Kollek was called during his 28-year tenure as mayor of Jerusalem. Renata Schmidtkunz meets former allies and opponents, as well as friends from Israel and Austria, and paints the portrait of an unusual politician.
Length: 44:09 min.
Admission is free with a valid ticket.