New York No Wave Cinema and Music Revisited in Berlin

     |    Thursday, der 2. June 2011

On June 4th and 5th, Berlin’s Hebbel am Ufer (HAU) theater will host a retrospective of films that were produced in the late 1970s and early 1980s in New York City. Known loosely under the term “No Wave” (coined as a reaction to the use of the term “new wave” describing the post-punk, avantrock music 

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Puccini at Night – Time Lapse

     |    Thursday, der 16. September 2010

Buenos Aires  Craig McCourry’s film offers breathtaking timelapse views of architecture and urban life in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Sydney, set to Giacomo Puccini’s kitschy yet addictive “Nessun Dorma” aria from “Turandot”.

Original inspiration of Poe’s EMPIRE II – Warhol’s “Empire” playing Club Transmediale

     |    Sunday, der 31. January 2010

Watch the inspiration of Amos Poe’s Warhol homage EMPIRE II at Club Transmediale: “Groupshow presents an 8-hour performance with Andy Warhol’s film ‘Empire’, a marathon event which dissolves into a hybrid of audiovisual installation and concert. Here, improvisation as a process-based art form meets a cinematic study of time unfolding. The single-shot recording of New 

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     |    Monday, der 14. September 2009

David Bordwell about Amos Poe´s EMPIRE II on davidbordwell.net, Part 2   When the weather changes, the light does too. Raindrops become not only a pebbly surface on the windows but tiny filters. As with Warhol’s films, we have to change our conception of what counts as an event. Slight differences of framing and texture 

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