Experimentation. Transcendence. Rapture.
| 49 minutes | 2016
An immersive journey into two disciplines: politically engaged experi- mental documentary and cinematic restoration. In 1976, Bruce Conner released Crossroads, a 36-minute montage of the atomic tests perpe- trated by the American government on Bikini atoll in 1946. The environ- mental and humanitarian scandal was lmed by 500 cameras. Forty years later, archivist Ross Lipman tackled Conner’s work, restoring it and adding commentary. A painstaking work that’s a fascinating labour of love.IN PRESENCE OF THE DIRECTOR
As part of Exploding Digital Inevitable, The
Using home movies collected around the world, Gustav Deutsch (Shirley, Film Ist) creates a captivating reflection on migration. Tradition and modernity,...
AUSTRIA | 49 minutes | 2017
Niels Schneider, Agathe Bonitzer, Mathieu Amalric, Serge Bozon... Director Arrietta transposes Perrault’s classic tale to a bewitching, contemporary...
FRANCE , Spain | 49 minutes | 2016
A solitary journey becomes a rite of passage when a man beset by doubts is haunted by supernatural forces. A clandestine crossing of the Mediterranean that...
TUNISIA , Qatar , United Arab Emirates , Lebanon | 49 minutes | 2016
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