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Cast overview, first billed only:
Johannes Grenzfurthner ... Host / Self
Eddie Codel Eddie Codel ... Self
Jenny Marx ... Self
Johannes Riha Johannes Riha ... Self
Ingo Helleport Ingo Helleport ... Self
Harald Homolka-List ... Self
Johannes Feder Johannes Feder ... Self
Rhys Jenkins Rhys Jenkins ... Self
Franz Ablinger Franz Ablinger ... Self
H.R. Giger ... Self (archive footage)
Kathy Acker Kathy Acker ... Self (archive footage)
Blixa Bargeld ... Self (archive footage)
V. Vale V. Vale ... Self
Adam W. Flynn Adam W. Flynn ... Self
Maggie Mayhem Maggie Mayhem ... Self
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Artist and life-long nerd Johannes Grenzfurthner is taking us on a personal road trip from the West Coast to the East Coast of the USA, to introduce us to places and people that shaped and inspired his art and politics. Traceroute wants to chase and question the ghosts of nerddom's past, present and future. An exhilarating tour de farce into the guts of trauma, obsession and cognitive capitalism. Written by monochrom

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Austria | USA

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June 2016 (Austria) See more »

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$15,000 (estimated)
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16:9 HD
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At a film screening of Traceroute in Vienna, Johannes Grenzfurthner's father was asked what he learned about his son by watching the film. His answer was: "I learned when Johannes started masturbating... a year younger than me when I started." See more »

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Host: Everything in German sounds like a war crime. And everything in Austrian German sounds like a war crime served with whipped cream.
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Traceroute is a road movie and the credits list the number of miles each team member drove the van during the production of the film. See more »

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References Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) See more »

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Crush Oberzoegersdorf
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Who or what is a nerd?
25 April 2017 | by Amy-LivingstonSee all my reviews

Austrian artist and filmmaker Johannes Grenzfurthner tries to answer this question in his documentary Traceroute. It is a journey back in time (to the 1970s and 1980s) – and a trek across the USA, featuring interviews with many dedicated geeks about their worldview(s).

I would summarize Traceroute as a funny road movie and insightful commentary about covert culture, subversive science and fringe art.

You want to understand what's going on our planet? Nerds are the key...


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