Thu 26 Jan to Sat 4 Feb, 11:00-20:30, Schouwburgplein, free admission, part of Homeless Movies.
- Meggy Rustamova
In the Regained section, new light is cast on existing film material by means of restored classics,...Read more about this programme
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.
A campily designed documentary about the last year in the life of voluptuous actress Jayne Mansfield, who shortly before her death developed an intense interest in satanic rituals. A whole raft of academics, feminists and psychologists give their opinions, alongside homages from cultural icons such as John Waters, Kenneth Anger and Marilyn Manson.
Since television and later the world wide web have radically altered our notion of time and space, our sense of experiencing the world has also changed. These essayistic short films from around the globe invite meditation on how we inhabit this planet, both on the surface and below.