Drawing upon cinematic memories: restored classics, films about film, experimental works, installations and an homage to Claudio Caligari.
Films in ‘Regained’
The Exquisite CorpusPeter Tscherkassky IFFR 2016 18′
After a deceptively quiet prelude, Tscherkassky tears the integrity of naked bodies to pieces and aims our voyeuristic gaze completely at the medium itself.
Twintig uur per dagAlbert Brosens IFFR 2016 15′
Goodbye, Boys!Mikhail Kalik IFFR 2016 97′
Three best friends live by the sea and spend time outside, observing the world, talking about the meaning of life and just enjoying their youth that would soon be interrupted by the war. A banned masterpiece of Soviet 'nouvelle vague'.
Night and Fog in ZonaJung Sung-il IFFR 2016 235′
For one whole winter, South Korean film critic Jung Sung-il followed his hero, Chinese documentary maker Wang Bing. Bing is known for his long films, which last between nine and fifteen hours. Bing explains why in Night and Fog in Zona, a portrait that unerringly imitates Bing's style - including the length!