Films in ‘Cinema Regained’
Out of the PresentAndrei Ujica IFFR 2006 95′
Exciting moment in history with cosmonauts who left as Soviet citizens and returned as Russians.
Jack Smith & The Destruction of Atlantis (work in progress)Mary Jordan IFFR 2006 75′
The documentary portrait made with a great deal of research of one of the most prominent figures from the American avant-garde scene, actor/photographer/film maker Jack Smith (1932-1989), made up of many fragments from his extravagant films and interviews with connoisseurs and friends. Just before the festival it came out that some last elements could not be added to the film in time, therefore a work-in-progress screening.
KolkataMark LaPore IFFR 2006
This film, a portrait of North Kolkata (Calcutta), searches the streets of the city to see how people are doing and reflects the changing landscape of a city that is both mediaeval and modern.
The Pervert's Guide to Cinema Part 1 & 2Sophie Fiennes IFFR 2006 120′
A unique journey through film history. Been now world-famous psychoanalyst and culture theoretician Slavoj Zizek takes us using famous film fragments to the deepest crypts of the human psyche.