Photo of German delegates with Lord Mayor Peter Barry

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Dublin Core

Title

Photo of German delegates with Lord Mayor Peter Barry

Subject

Cork Film Festival, Lord Mayor, Peter Barry, Gunther Polzelmeir, EF O'Mahony, Bord Failte Eireann, Dermot Breen, Kai Fischer, Eugen Vetter, German Cultural Institute, Germany

Description

This is a black and white photo of festival delegates dated 1970. The photo identifies Gunther Polzelmeir from the Irish Tourist Board in Germany with his wife, festival director Dermot Breen, EF O’Mahony, German actor Kai Fischer, Lord Mayor Peter Barry, and Eugen Vetter from the German Cultural Institute, Dublin. The formally dressed group pose in front of a billboard-sized poster advertising the festival.

The Czech-born German actor Kai Fischer was born in 1934. Her filmography includes Too Hot to Handle (Terence Young, 1960) with Jayne Mansfield and Christopher Lee, Bullets Don’t Argue (aka Le pistole non discutono) (Mario Caiano, 1964) and The Goalkeeper’s Fear of the Penalty directed by Wim Wenders (1972), based on the book by Peter Handke. She is accompanied in this photo by Eugen Vetter from the German Cultural Institute in Dublin. In 1965 Vetter founded the Goethe-Institut Choir in Dublin which still performs in Ireland today.

Creator

University College Cork, Cork Film Festival

Source

Cork Film Festival Collection

Publisher

University College Cork

Date

1970

Rights

This item is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) licence. Please credit the Cork International Film Festival Archive and provide a link back to the site.

Format

Photo
TIFF
JPEG

Language

English, eng

Coverage

1970
Cork, Ireland

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photo

Physical Dimensions

329 x 277mm

Collection

Citation

University College Cork, Cork Film Festival, “Photo of German delegates with Lord Mayor Peter Barry,” Cork International Film Festival Archive, accessed March 5, 2024, https://corkfilmfest.ucc.ie/items/show/246.