Thu 26 Jan to Sat 4 Feb, 11:00-20:30, Schouwburgplein, free admission, part of Homeless Movies.
- Mekhitar Garabedian
In the Regained section, new light is cast on existing film material by means of restored classics,...Read more about this programme
One of the most emblematic films by the master concerns a holy fragment of celluloid that can only be seen by a secret society known as the Philokinetes.
The swinging sixties in Milan: the inimitable Marcello Mastroianni, owner of a sweets factory, becomes completely obsessed by a balloon – how far can you pump it up before it bursts? In Italy, this satire on capitalism was never released in its entirety – fortunately it has now been wonderfully restored.
Vintage political paranoia from Belgium, Eisenstein’s posthumous outing as a homosexual, a mountain of mutilated female bodies and a Brazilian family album. On the psychology of collecting and the dangerous tendency to also categorise people.