Thu 26 Jan to Sat 4 Feb, 11:00-20:30, Schouwburgplein, free admission, part of Homeless Movies.
- Eva Giolo
In the Regained section, new light is cast on existing film material by means of restored classics,...Read more about this programme
The old films seventy-year-old Sena watches daily in a cinema in Sarajevo, where she lives and works in the projection booth, show parallels with her life in former Yugoslavia, from the German occupation through Tito’s Communist utopia to the siege of Sarajevo in 1992 and the disintegration of her country.
This animated film, full of references to Old Masters like Brueghel and Bosch, tells the tale of an extremely strong farm boy battling evil. Thanks to its pioneering synthesiser soundtrack by Alain Pierre, this 1980s children’s film remains fresh. With a live concert by the composer, in co-production with WORM.