Thu 26 Jan to Sat 4 Feb, 11:00-20:30, Schouwburgplein, free admission, part of Homeless Movies.
- Lisa Spilliaert
In the Regained section, new light is cast on existing film material by means of restored classics,...Read more about this programme
After recovering decaying 35mm footage from an unfinished 1980s film by the 'Messiah of Philippine Cinema', John Torres shot new footage and interviews to complete the portrait of a tormented young actress in a film that echoes not only its own troubled production but also the fate of the nation.
The absurd wealth of typical tourist photos that can be found online allows for new forms of archaeology. A frame-by-frame reconstruction of generic behaviour.
In the first international show case of the work of Imai Norio, part of the art collective Gutai, film, video and dia's are screened that playfully deal with the limits of these media.