2021, Sun, Jul 18

In the Future they Ate from the Finest Porcelain | Today is 11th June 1993 | Letter to a Friend

D: Larissa Sansour, Soren Lind, Palestine / Great Britain / Denmark / Qatar 2015, 29 min | D: Clarissa Thieme, Germany / Bosnia and Herzegovina 2018, 15 min | D: Emily Jacir, Palestine 2019, 43 min

In the Future they Ate from the Finest Porcelain (film still)

In the Future they Ate from the Finest Porcelain (film still)

In the Future they ate from the Finest Porcelain

D: Larissa Sansour, Soren Lind, Palestine / Great Britain / Denmark / Qatar 2015, 29 min

In a temporal twist, as suggested by its title, In the Future They Ate from the Finest Porcelain tells the story of an intervention into the future perception of a territory’s political history.

Today is 11th June 1993

D: Clarissa Thieme, Germany / Bosnia and Herzegovina 2018, 15 min

Today is 11th June 1993 was developed on the basis of investigations in the Library Hamdija Kreševljaković Video Archive in Sarajevo, a private collection of amateur videos in which the residents of Sarajevo document their lives during the siege. In this collection, Thieme found a short science-fiction film in which a group of young people imagines fleeing the enclosed city by means of a time machine.

Clarissa Thieme will be present

letter to a friend

D: Emily Jacir, Palestine 2019, 43 min

A close friend is asked to start an investigation before an inevitable act occurs. Interlacing images, textures, movements, traces, and sounds from over a century, letter to a friend recounts in minute detail a home and street in Bethlehem.