Kaisermühlen Blues
TV series with legendary impact. Vienna municipal housing in 54 episodes (1992–99), tinted very proletarian. Politically as acerbic as everything else penned by the renowned author Ernst Hinterberger. Cancelled after episode 12 because of irresolvable disagreement among those in charge. Revived in 1995, after having found a new director for the mission impossible ...

HS: "Still fairly unknown, I was given a chance which I didn't even want to take at first. My 20 episodes are recognized by two peculiarities: firstly, I cast two relative unknowns as actors, a certain Roland Düringer and Wolfgang Böck (already as police inspector Trautmann). Secondly, there were heated discussions about it, even in Parliament. Besides, the mighty publisher Dichand knighted us by writing a subtle review in the "Kronenzeitung" entitled "It Makes Me Sick". I love TV enhancing widespread discussions ..."