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[…] Das Resultat ist eine filmische Erfahrung, die gleichzeitig intellektuell und sensuell ...

Becoming Animal

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[…] Cinema specificity is at its highest degree here, and the experience we can have of the ...

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

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[…] The photographic iconicity of the ruined airport dominates uncontested, thanks to ...

Tripoli Cancelled

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Dogs and Fools

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

Black Level

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[…] Dans ce bizarre mélange de puanteur et de parfum - qui transfigure le genre western ...

Neon Bull

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

Silent Mist | Zhang Miaoyan

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[…] Doch lässt sich das Erlebnis eines Films überhaupt angemessen ohne Bilder wiedergeben ...

Radiance

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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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[…] Je dirais plutôt que la présence d’un être vivant, un animal, altérité à ...

Marie José Burki

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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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[…] There are things to be learned and things to be seen, but the more you do, the more ...

The Handmaiden

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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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[…] Et la fête de la Saint-Valentin qui rythme le film signale surtout la standardisation et ...

Diamond Island

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[…] Attento all’opera finita quanto al processo di produzione, che spesso diviene parte ...

Francesco Jodice | Panorama

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[…] Ces premières images nous frappent par leur beauté tout en nous montrant, ...

Brothers of the Night

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[…] The evolution of Mapplethorpe’s artistic life is nothing but the description of the ...

Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures

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[…] «Safari» isn’t meant as a judgment, but it leaves the audience with the apparently ...

Safari

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[...] Alles in diesem Film – jede Geste, jedes natürliche oder künstliche Objekt, wie auch ...

The Duke of Burgundy

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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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[…] Anders gesagt: wer eine Filmkamera ins Paradies trägt, entfernt aus ihm dadurch gerade ...

Tanna

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«Fragt man junge und altgediente FFA-Aktivisten, ob es nicht an Masochismus grenze, ein Kino ...

Rex, Roxy, Royal

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

Creative Control

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[…] «Hieronymus Bosch - The Garden of Dreams», di Luis López Linares, è una produzione ...

Hieronymus Bosch | 2 Films

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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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[…] 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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[…] En réalité, il faut dire que l’intention de critique sociale semble primer sur tous ...

Ma loute

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[...] Diese groteske Melange aus Mystery, Horror, Politthriller, Sozialdrama und makabrer ...

A Dragon Arrives!

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[…] We experience a sort of permeability of forms, and this play with the classical formal ...

Halves and Wholes | Erin Shirreff

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[…] C’est un point de vue non linéaire, fait de sauts arbitraires, donc de fragments. Mais ...

John From

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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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[…] On the other side, we find a real apology of the party and uncritical praise of the actual ...

Contradicting Voices from China at ZFF

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[…] Surire è anche un film di rottura, che si insinua come tema parallelo a quello ...

Surire

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[…] D’ailleurs, plus que son final, je trouve que c’est justement cette insistance ...

Parasol

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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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[…] Ne viene fuori un film che vuole essere cinematografico – come l’annuncia la ...

The Challenge | Yuri Ancarani

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[…] Thus, there is a specific “filmic” core in his photos, and it comes as no surprise ...

Robert Frank - Books and Films 1947-2016

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

Die Zeit vergeht wie ein brüllender Löwe

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[…] What is astonishing, in this refined work by Ramón Gieling, is the precise correspondence ...

Erbarme dich

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[…] Moreover, childhood is used to sublimize the earthly world into the epic and fabulous. ...

Song of Songs

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[…] A woman who resists this change but accepts it at the same time. A woman who apparently ...

Ariel Rotter | Incident Light

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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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«...ich hätte diesen Film nicht in der Schweiz machen können... soviel ich weiss, haben wir ...

Nicolas Steiner | Above and Below

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