a film by Katja Duregger


2016 | 52:00 min

Formal Categories

Current Affairs Society Economy

Content Categories

In the age of global economic and banking crises, management culture gives rise to countless questions. The seemingly aloof parallel world of countless bosses and the behaviour of many managers – illustrated by animated sequences in this film – make us think. On this visual level of reflection there is one dominant element in addition to monitors and retractable arms: the triangle as the so-called dark triad of Machiavellism, narcissism and psychopathy. An analytical look at individuals in high positions and the system highlights the difference between managers and leaders as well as the character traits required to be successful as a natural leader in our current system. But what is to be or can be regarded as success?

The collected answers of the seven psychology, management, sociology and consulting experts interviewed here suggest that we are not only facing a crisis of economic growth but also a crisis of values, ethics and morals. (DOK Leipzig, Nadja Rademacher)
DOK Leipzig
Cast and Crew
  • Director Katja Duregger
  • Director of Photography Klaus Sturm
  • Editor Michael Wende
  • Sound Lenin De Losreyes, Manuel Ernst
  • Score Fabian Berghofer
  • Animation Michael Wende, Andrea Wende
Original Languages


Production Company
TAG/TRAUM Filmprod. GmbH
Apostelnstrasse 11, 50667 Köln

Phone: +49 221 65025900
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