Drawing upon cinematic memories: restored classics, films about film, experimental works, installations and an homage to Claudio Caligari.
Films in ‘Regained’
Scales in the Spectrum of SpaceFern Silva IFFR 2016 7′
A dive into the collective memory of the City of Chicago. In a very associative way, Silva samples 35 films to compile a mini city symphony.
Hollywood My HometownFenno Werkman IFFR 2016 0
In Hollywood, a hobby filmmaker can also sometimes get a film star in front of his lens. Comedian and actor Ken Murray collected an impressive cast.
The MiniaturistParibartana Mohanty IFFR 2016 13′
A contemporary variation on Hiroshima, mon amour, but with a strong emphasis on the use of colour and with the voice of nuclear physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer.
Rotterdam Classics: WederopbouwIFFR 2016 70′
Cinematographic collages show post-war reconstruction of the Netherlands. Shots of buildings are intercut at high speed, making the nation look like one big city. Rotterdam is prominently represented: hear the new heart of Rotterdam beat here. The programme offers a new look at the city and its place in the Netherlands.