2013, Tue, Jun 25

Rencontres Internationales - Opening

© Myriam Yates

© Myriam Yates

The Rencontres Internationales will create a space of discovery and reflection focused on new cinema and contemporary art, in Berlin at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt.

In the presence of artists and filmmakers from all over the world, this rare event will propose an international programme of film, video, multimedia, gathering 150 works from 40 countries, works by acknowledged artists along with young artists presented for the first time. It includes screenings - Premières, cartes blanches, video programme, etc. -, performances, a section dedicated to contemporary documentary forms, a workshop and a forum, in the presence of art centre and museum directors. curators, artists and distributors who will share their experience and concerns about contemporary moving image practices.


20:00 | KEYNOTE: Maeve Connolly
PRESENTATION /// SCREENING

In the presence of Sandro Aguilar, Crispin Gurholt, Kaja Leijon and Myriam Yates.


NEW FICTION

Nicolas PROVOST: Moving Stories | Experimental fiction | hdv | colour | 00:07:00 | Belgium | 2011

Carlos IRIJALBA: Inertia | Video | hdv | colour | 00:04:20 | Spain | 2012

Myriam YATES: Racetrack Superstar Ghost | Video | hdv | colour | 00:07:37 | Canada | 2011

Clément COGITORE: Un archipel | Experimental fiction | hdv | colour | 00:11:00 | France | 2011

Crispin GURHOLT: Havana | Video | hdv | colour | 00:17:00 | Norway, Cuba | 2012

Kaja LEIJON: Wasteland | Fiction | hdv | colour | 00:10:00 | Norway | 2012

Sandro AGUILAR: Sinais de serenidade por coisas sem sentido | Fiction | hdv | colour | 00:28:00 | Portugal | 2012

22:00 | PERFORMANCES

JODI: ZYX iPhone App Performance
http://zyx-app.com


Strange Matter

Live film performance by Michael Busch for piano, super 8 projector and live electronics
http://buschfilm.de


23:00 | PARTY

with DJs Wilkening & Eleganter Elephanter (Doppelhaushaelfte)



More information here: www.art-action.org