Welcome To Sodom
Documentary / Austria-Ghana / 2018/ 92 min / Color
Dirección: Florian Weigensamer, Christian Krönes / Guion: Roland Schrotthofer, Florian Weigensamer / Fotografía: Christian Krönes / Edición: Christian Kermer
In the capital of Ghana there is the largest electronic waste dump in the world. About 6,000 women, men and children live and work here. They call it Sodom. Every year about 250,000 tons of discarded computers, smartphones and other devices, end up here. Illegally.
He studied political science and communications in Vienna. After his studies, he worked as a journalist for Profil and joined Vienna News International as an editor in 1995. He is the founding member of the Blackbox Film & Media Collective.
He was educated at IKM (Institute for History of Art and Musicology) in Vienna and worked with the legendary cinematographers Vittorio Storaro and Sven Nykvist. He worked as an editor and a documentary filmmaker for Austrian and German television. He is the managing director of the Blackbox Film & Media Collective.