Palestinian Artist Larissa Sansour’s Sci-fi Trilogy

    |    Thursday November 16th, 2017

Reprint from REORIENT, a magazine celebrating contemporary Middle Eastern arts and culture. Unbreakable | By Abdellatif R. Abdeljawad Palestinian artist Larissa Sansour dishes out the final installment of her sci-fi trilogy Born in Jerusalem, Larissa Sansour is an acclaimed Palestinian artist whose works have been exhibited throughout the world. Her interdisciplinary work, ranging from video 

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The New Chilean Cinema #1: Interview with Peter McPhee

    |    Thursday May 25th, 2017

The films of Gustavo Letelier (La Estación Ausente, La Virtud de la Familia) and Peter McPhee (Refugio del silencio, El ropero del pueblo, El último texto) are part of a new series with which focuses on the new Chilean cinema. Exclusively for Gustavo Letelier conducted an interview with Peter McPhee in March 2017. 

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ACHTUNG BERLIN 2017 Blog: Bunch of Kunst

    |    Sunday April 30th, 2017

“Wouldn’t want to be mistaken for a cheap porno, now would we?” I like music documentaries and I’ve made a few myself, but I’d never heard of the Sleaford Mods, the subject of Christine Franz’s documentary, “Bunch of Kunst”. So I took a look at the trailer which showed a guy warming his socks on 

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ACHTUNG BERLIN Blog 2017: Siberian Love

    |    Tuesday April 25th, 2017

Maybe sometimes it’s really more about the question than the answer. In the musical Fiddler On the Roof, Tevya the milkman, after many years of marriage, suddenly asks his wife if she loves him. Taken aback she replies: “Do I love you? For twenty-five years, I’ve washed your clothes, Cooked your meals, cleaned your house, 

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ACHTUNG BERLIN 2017 Blog: 1917 – Der wahre Oktober

    |    Monday April 24th, 2017

“The personal stories bring it all home.” When my son was little, he got it into his head that I was a communist and took great delight in going around saying so. Of course times had changed since I was a kid. Back then, I also took some great delight in bringing a few of 

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