Karl Gietl // Painter & Film Maker – Press & Biography
Back home Gietl again embarked on a travel spree through South Africa and her neighboring countries, which gave rise to his large city scape series of 2004. From portraits of ‘cracked up’ prostitutes in the dingiest brothels in Hillbrow, to the prehistoric forests of ‘The Rain Queen’ in Mpumalanga. Gietl slept on the beaches of Mozambique. A collection of short films produced and directed by Karl Gietl can also be found on youtube (Karl Gietl Channel. 8211; Midi Libre (FR) – juillet 13. 8211; Les Medias.