The Surface Tension Trilogy

66 minutes | Colour | High Definition & 16mm | PAL | 16:9

Distributed by Video Data Bank

Official selection, London Fringe! Festival, Scottish Queer Independent Film Festival; Finnisage for Homosexualitäten exhibition, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin


The Surface Tension Trilogy is comprised of three experimental videos tracking the rise and fall of the Weimar Era in Berlin through the perspectives of Frida Kahlo & Anita Berber, Hannah Höch, and Leni Riefenstahl & Eva Braun, each of them women who lived and worked in Berlin during this time.


  • Susanne Sachsse
  • Richard Hancock
  • Les Margoux
  • Marie Popall
  • Vika Kirchenbauer
  • Marit Östberg
  • Hannes Ribarits
  • Tina Ribarits
  • James Roslind
  • Tom Weller
  • Birte Endrejat


  • Written & Directed by: Liz Rosenfeld
  • Produced by: Liz Rosenfeld, Sam Icklow & Imogen Heath
  • Cinematography by: Sam Icklow & Imogen Heath

Stills: Christa Holka

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