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[…] À la délimitation entre l'intérieur et l'extérieur de ce complexe sportif, s'ajoute ...

Invasion

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[…] Kötting uses the potentialities of cinema so well and so precisely that ultimately ...

Lek and the Dogs

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[…] Avec «Le Fort des fous», il s’agit de relever le défi de montrer une même structure ...

Le fort des fous

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[…] She [Rungano Nyoni] masterfully abstracts the nonsensical features of witchcraft, from ...

I Am Not a Witch | Rungano Nyoni

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[…] Die filmische Installation «Membran» reflektiert über die Macht und das Ausmass dieser ...

Membran | Max Philipp Schmid

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Filmexplorer took the opportunity of participating in the energetic Masterclass by Robert Greene ...

Robert Greene

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The inspiring Masterclass that Philip Scheffner and Merle Kröger gave at Visions du réel in ...

Philip Scheffner & Merle Kröger

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[…] Schoendoerffer ist ein Mann der alten Schule, und damit ist nicht bloss seine ...

Pierre Schoendoerffer, la peine des hommes

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[…] Hier fallen Gegenwart und Geschichte in einem Bild zusammen und im selben Bild wieder ...

Aw - Rah - Nyoosh

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[…] Dieses Gefühl, diese vom gespenstgewordenen Trauma heimgesuchte Landschaft ist es, was ...

Island of the Hungry Ghosts

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[…] Crossing the US to see the places where Dalton lived, made music and eventually passed ...

A Bright Light - Karen and the Process

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[…] Wenn also "Black Level" ein Film über Kommunikation ist, dann durchaus im Sinne ihrer ...

Black Level

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Petit Frère

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[…] His speech is a mixture of altered state delirium and lucid consideration of his life; ...

The Still Life of Harley Prosper

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[…] This “laterality” of the camera perspective – together with a fragmented and thereby ...

Srbenka

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[…] But more than just filming his life, Seufert thus documents his route towards becoming a ...

Pamparios

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[…] Through this original fiction, "Stranger in Paradise" is not only a film of the migrants' ...

Stranger in Paradise

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[…] Ainsi, notre rôle de spectateur est immédiatement mis en question, et la caméra qui ...

Braguino

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[…] "The Seen and Unseen" is a movie of desire and, more precisely, of how that desire is a ...

The Seen and Unseen

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[…] His investigation is nothing less than an introspective journey into his own family's ...

Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun?

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[…] To Emil’s weird character, a superb soundtrack – a sort of parallel protagonist – ...

Hlynur Pálmason | Vinterbrødre – Winter Brothers

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[…] He creates a post-apocalyptic world, made up of the remains of a society – a world that ...

Homo sapiens

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[…] Certo, ne va ben dell'ironia e del suo quasi magico potere liberatorio, in "Das Ächzen ...

Das Ächzen der Asche

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[…] Together with the hospital, the house of the old puppet-maker is the only safe shelter for ...

We, the Dead - Aqerat

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[…] Es geht um eine Rollenerarbeitung nach klassischer amerikanischer Schauspielmethode: ...

Kate Plays Christine

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[…] Als pointierten und provokativen Debattenanstoss kann man den Film, der sich in jeder Form ...

Die Gentrifizierung bin ich. Beichte eines Finsterlings

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[…] Si ces images ont un lien avec la voix de McGregor, c'est plutôt par l'idée de sa mise ...

somniloquies

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[…] Extreme heat, volcanos, dryness, poisonous plants, and dangerous animals constitute an ...

El mar la mar

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Haarig

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[…] The camera's gaze expresses rather the indifference and thus the distance from the deeds ...

Silent Mist | Zhang Miaoyan

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[…] With the natural documentary tool of surveillance cameras, Xu Bing builds a fictional ...

Dragonfly Eyes

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[…] The beauty explicitly plays as a contrasting element to the workers’ suffering and ...

Taste of Cement

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[…] Nous devenons les spectateurs des tâtonnements de deux artisans, que Frémaux peint comme ...

Lumière!

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[…] Cinema is not an instrument that is meant to stage architecture outside of its original ...

Heinz Emigholz

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[…] Un cristianesimo della campagna, animista e vendicativo, si oppone così a un ...

Cocote

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[…] Am meisten ähnelt «Untitled» vielleicht Chris Markers «Sans soleil». Auch da reist ...

Untitled

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[…] L’esperienza del tempo che facciamo in «Spira mirabilis» è uno degli aspetti più ...

Martina Parenti & Massimo D'Anolfi | Spira mirabilis

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[…] Face aux énormes difficultés qu’Antonin rencontre en essayant de se rapprocher de son ...

L'inclinaison des chapeaux

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[…] «Eraserhead» offers to the Lynch follower and fan alike the foundations of an aesthetic ...

Eraserhead

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[…] It is a sort of Gesamtkunstwerk trying to survey the last two centuries of Western ...

Manifesto

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[…] Without any narrative urgency to speak of, the film is a study of a very specific ...

Verão danado

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[…] Als spekulativ-ethnografisch (ein Begriffspaar, mit dem Russell immer wieder in Verbindung ...

Good Luck

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[…] Et nous apercevons les premières personnes seulement une fois que le paysage est devenu ...

Meteorlar

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[…] The spiritual and scientific aspects seem to melt together and to have had an important ...

Anton Vidokle | Immortality for All

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Filmexplorer had the chance to meet Lav Diaz, jury member of the Bildrausch festival, in Basel. ...

Lav Diaz | The Woman Who Left

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[…] Utopien sind nicht dafür da, umgesetzt zu werden, sondern dafür, gesucht zu werden. ...

Selbstkritik eines bürgerlichen Hundes

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[…] How shooting films was systematically integrated into the war, how the camera can be used ...

Filipa César

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[…] Eric Baudelaire chose a minimalist structure for his «Also Known as Jihadi», a ...

Also Known as Jihadi | Eric Baudelaire

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[…] Fellmann’s “composition” is neither a collage nor a synthetic symphony, but it can ...

Ellen Fellmann | Extended Compositions

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In occasion of the screenings of Omer Fast's works at the Festival Videoex in Zurich, we propose ...

Omer Fast | Continuity

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[…] Le protocole, à ce propos, et avec lui la choralité explicite de cette agonie royale, ...

La mort de Louis XIV | Albert Serra

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[…] Il y a une éternité souhaitée, qui est celle qui passe par la mort désirée, et une ...

Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd | Les éternels

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[…] The camera seems to assume, or even to absorbe, the gestures and eyes of the young ...

3 Short Films at Visions du Réel 2017

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[…] Le cinéma de Simon Ripoll-Hurier interroge avec l’image documentaire la dimension ...

Diana

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[…] Now, the specificity of Agnew & Luxton’s project is to propose an organic conception of ...

On an Unknown Beach

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[…] Allerdings stellt sich, im Gegensatz zur viralen Ausbreitung von Franchise-Unternehmen, ...

La substància

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[…] The expanded documentary often implies the co-creation and co-interpretation of content ...

Interactive Documentary Workshop | Visions du Réel 2017

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[…] Der Grund, warum Tao Gu mit «Taming the Horse» ein so wunderschöner Film gelungen ist, ...

Taming the Horse

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[…] The editing, sound, framing, and even the dialogues are completely subjected to the ...

Upstream Color

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[…] Du coup, cette apparente esthétique de l’absence devient plutôt une esthétique de ...

La jeune fille sans mains

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[…] Dans un cinéma trop souvent asservi aux logiques commerciales du sensationnalisme ...

Rithy Panh

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[…] Mais c’est justement pour cela que cette documentation est importante : non seulement ...

Tadmor

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[...] Mit poetischer Souveränität, besonnenen, fast sachlichen Hypotaxen und ...

Bildnis einer Trinkerin

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[Texte rédigé le 3 janvier 2016 pour l'exposition au Fri Art Centre d'Art de Fribourg] ...

Film Implosion!

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How do artists work on cinema? How do they use it for their works? Do they make cinema ...

Cinéma mon amour 1

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[…] Et c’est justement la simplicité du dispositif qui permet de libérer une quantité ...

Another Year

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[…] L’approche thématique — le film qui parle “sur” l’art ou une de ses dimensions ...

Art mon amour | Journées de Soleur

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[…] The formation (“Bildung”), the nomadism, the irony, the self-portrait, the private ...

Muito romântico | Melissa Dullius & Gustavo Jahn

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[…] La caméra de Jorge Cadena a su saisir le regard de la fillette, où personnes et nature, ...

El cuento de Antonia

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A pleasure for the eye, a puzzle for the mind: «WiNWiN» is an urgent movie, during these days ...

Daniel Hoesl | WiNWiN

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[…] A series of beautiful images, a poetic voice-over alternating with poetic texts, a slow ...

In Praise of Nothing

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[…] The images do not illustrate or convey ideas or meanings that would be organized ...

Eastern Avenue | Peter Mettler

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[…] Ce travail d’explication, ou comme on dit aujourd’hui de “médiation culturelle”, ...

L'anticoncept | Dorothea Schürch

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[...] Gewiss steht diese Kälte, in der die Zukunft hier einmal mehr daherkommt, in einer langen ...

Creative Control

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[...] Das Trampolin sei eine Last, von der sie hoffe, dass es ein bisschen Freude in ihre Leben ...

Marja Helander | Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

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[…] All of the ingredients of the young and mature Portuguese filmmaker are there: a dramatic ...

Salomé Lamas in Switzerland

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[...] Wunderbar ist der Gedanke, wie nahe Filmgeschichte mit der Eisenbahngeschichte ...

CinéConcert: Fascination ferrique | Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

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[…] The world we plunge into is a world of healing, where a piece of wisdom, a saying, a ...

Apichatpong Weerasethakul in Geneva

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[…] We cannot really speak of realism in the case of «Fish and Cat», but of a specific ...

Shahram Mokri | Fish and Cat

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[…] Mais la spécificité et la force de «Pipeline» résident dans un mouvement paradoxal ...

Gabriel Bonnefoy, Antonin Schopfer | Pipeline

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The Kunsthistorisches Seminar and the Seminar für Medienwissenschaft of Basel University, in ...

Chantal Akerman | The International Symposium

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[…] Grazie a questo sviluppo compositivo, il discorso sonoro spesso si allontana da quello ...

Andrea Martignoni | Masterclass at Animatou

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[…] Der Mensch ist vorerst alleine im Chaos der Natur, deren semantische Dunkelheit zeitweise ...

A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness

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[…] She becomes a director, using her own footage to tell us something about the person behind ...

Cameraperson

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[…] This is one occasion for us to realize what a strong counterweight simulation is to the ...

White Snow 4 Channels

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[…] Cinema does not only depict memories, but it also produces memories. In this way, Wittmann ...

MnemoCine | Himmel oder Hölle

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[…] Der Abend wollte als performatives Ganzes verstanden sein und nicht als Vorführung von ...

Konzertanter Filmabend | Aurelio Buchwalder & Jannik Giger

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[…] Ida’s case is particularly interesting because we cannot help but recognize the ...

Idas Dagbok - Mommy är Gud

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[…] Les mots sont là en tant que texte, et font sentir toute leur étrangeté, leur juste ...

Le fils de Joseph

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[…] «The Nightlight Screening» not only gives us an opportunity to consider the variety of ...

The Nightlight Screenings

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[...] Not only is the stranger, Rafał Mularz, an ungraspable character working as a disrupting ...

The Sun, the Sun Blinded Me | Anka & Wilhelm Sasnal

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[…] It is not a stream of images with a voice-over, but a stream of voices with a ...

El auge del humano

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[…] Cette force centrifuge qui charge la scène décrit le dehors de la scène, ...

Beduino | Júlio Bressane

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A nice intellectual exercise, which also opens up our imagination, going from geography to the ...

Indefinite Pitch

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[…] The black screen is just the radicalization of a precise iconoclasm. A precise one, for ...

I Had Nowhere to Go | Jonas Mekas

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[...] Aus dieser Konfrontation mit dem Akt des Sehens an sich, der Ansicht, dem Ersehen und ...

Judith Albert

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[…] Especially for Michalina Olszańska, this is the second impressive performance we have ...

The Lure

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«Auf meinem Radar kamen GIF’s vor etwa 10 Jahren vielleicht... Es ist etwas, was noch nie ...

Luc Gut | OS Love

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[…] Cet ancrage émotionnel et humaniste, ainsi, permet d’exprimer la résistance ...

Crulic – le chemin vers l’au-delà

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[…] Now, the materiality of vision and its self-reflecting possibility involve us directly, or ...

João Maria Gusmão & Pedro Paiva

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[…] Beatrice Gibson deals with this complex matter proposing a stimulating interplay of images ...

Beatrice Gibson | Crippled Symmetries

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[…] On the screen we “see” the backstage of the film, and at the same time, in our seats, ...

Touhy & Barrie | 16mm Performance Projections

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[…] In questo mondo di dolcezza, la spiritualità, il passato, i morti e i sogni trovano una ...

Cemetery of Splendour

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Oleg Nikolaevich Karavaichuk is not only a pianist and composer, mainly known for his film ...

Andrés Duque | Oleg y las raras artes

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[…] A poetic, hallucinated script, in which the heart of the poet is spread out on the road, ...

Soirée Andrew Kötting

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[…]. Es wird klar und deutlich, dass hinter einer politisierten Gegenüberstellung von Kunst ...

Die Moskauer Prozesse

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[…] This originates a polycentric world, a dynamic tableau that hosts many autonomous scenes, ...

Aernout Mik

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[…] This intricate puzzle of connections between the filmic, the curatorial, and the literary, ...

Innocence of Memories

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Texte sind in Peter Liechti’s Werk ein sehr starkes Element. Wie kann man, nach seinem allzu ...

Ein Abend für Peter Liechti

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[…] Nous nous trouvons clairement dans un territoire hybride, entre réel et imaginaire, entre ...

Kaili Blues

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[…] One could speak of poetry, but it would be too simple a shortcut, risking the failure to ...

Heart of a Dog

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[...] Diese scheinbar nebensächlichen Blicke, zeigen nicht nur eine Dokumentation, sondern ...

Alexandra Navratil

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[…] Au féminin, nous découvrons le visage caché de la guerre, dont la douleur la plus ...

Coma

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The films one can discover at Visions du réel largely suit the specific interest of ...

Short Films | Visions du réel

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One of the two guests of honour for the Ateliers at Visions du réel 2016 in Nyon is Audrius ...

Audrius Stonys

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White Frame (Basel), Groupe Intervention Vidéo (GIV, Montreal) and Bildwechsel (Hamburg) joined ...

Rendering Time

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[...] Ein energetisch hochgeladenes Team von Schauspielern will uns von diesem neuen ...

Dennis Schwabenland & Sascha Engel

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[…] Here, Enrique is clearly the figure of modern globalization, but from an “inverted” ...

Balikbayan #1

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[...] Es geht um die Zeit (und Hartmanns diagnostizierte Chronophobie): die Zeit zeichnen, die ...

Die Zeit vergeht wie ein brüllender Löwe

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[…] Entre stratifications et multiplication des possibilités, il y a de quoi laisser place à ...

Babel | Boris Lehman

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[…] There is no spatial depth in «Siti», no horizons – which seems to reinforce the ...

Siti

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[…] Ce film est un cri. Un cri que seule la poésie peut soutenir. Zhao Liang recourt à la « ...

Behemot

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[…] The story on the large screen is no longer simply delivered to us as an audience, but it ...

Tobias Weber | Late Shift

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In the United States, Nickelodeons were the first indoor facilities dedicated to screening ...

Dada at the Nickelodeon

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[…] «Hard to be a God» seleziona subito: o si esce dalla sala nella prima mezz’ora o non ...

Hard to be a God

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[…] With its main theme of social cybernetics, Cronenberg seeks to blur the distinction ...

Stereo

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« L’essai : la notion semble aussi datée que les “temps modernes”, son heure de gloire ...

Jeux sérieux

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[…] The story grows from the individual to the collective, through the friends, family, and ...

The Other Side

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[…] Ici, le musée ne sort pas le film du cinéma, mais se fait lui-même cinéma 3D, les ...

Bergfilmcollage

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The Wild East

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[…] Face à ce repli sur soi qui se nourrit d’aléas — nous sommes en 1970, dans ...

Out 1: Noli me tangere

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Am 5. Februar 2016 präsentiert die Redaktion von CINEMA das neue Buch Nummer 61. Dieses ist ...

CINEMA #61 - Slam-Abend

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[...] Il carbone scalda l’uomo, che pascola le capre, che si riparano sotto gli alberi, che ...

Le quattro volte

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La disparition des Aïtus

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[…] Plus qu’une confession intime, il s’agit d’une confession de l’étrangeté de ...

Histoires maternelles

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[…] In un’indagine autobiografica che si muove tra Terracina e Roma scopriamo che i problemi ...

N-Capace

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[…] Während der Einleitung des Films schreit ein Mann im Saal lautstark und pöbelt die ...

Polder - Become a Game

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[…] Actually, there is a third dancer in this choreography: the camera of Marcus Waterloo, who ...

Sea without Shore

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Im Rahmen der Reihe «Meet the Artist» im Kino Xenix in Zürich hat man die grosse Gelegenheit, ...

Max Philipp Schmid

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