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SOME FESTIVAL NOTES ON THE VIENNA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2012 (ENG)

Thanks to the Viennale I own one metre of a Peter Kubelka film (it is pinned on my corkboard now). One metre of white frames, cut out personally from the experimental short Arnulf Rainer. What can I say, I attended a lecture by Kubelka and he told me to do it! And you can’t sit with Kubelka, watching and listening to Arnulf Rainer and not do what he tells you afterwards, so …

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ALGUNAS NOTAS SOBRE EL FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE VIENNA 2012 (SPA)

Así que permítanme dejarlos con una promesa humanista de Kubelka: “Estoy absolutamente seguro que en los últimos años uno tendrá que empezar de nuevo a reconstruir y continuar esta forma de arte que es el cine, así que no pierdan los cientos de años del pensamiento humano que queda en film”.

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The Viennale is Austria’s most important international film event, as well as one of the oldest and best-known festivals in the German-speaking world. Every October, the Viennale takes place in beautiful cinemas in Vienna’s historic center, providing the festival with an international orientation and a distinctive urban flair. A high percentage of the more than…

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LIMA INDEPENDIENTE FESTIVAL COVERAGE: JIVE (COSSMAN)

For desistfilm: Sarah Nichols. With Jive, Steve Cossman takes an ordinary photograph (according to the information on vimeo, it was found, and so wasn’t a family memento) of a girl sitting in a chair in what looks to be a basement, and proceeds to jam the brain’s frequencies. A carpet begins to look like a…

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II Festival de Cine Lima Independiente

De sus organizadores: “Celebrado en una de las plazas más cinéfilas de la región, “LIMA INDEPENDIENTE – FESTIVAL DE CINE” es un evento que aspira a ser espacio de discusión del cine contemporáneo en Iberoamérica. Quienes lo organizamos, creemos que el cine de mayor riesgo artístico es el de mayor valor, por eso, nos abocamos…

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