Theme: Future 2
27/10 - 21.00 Fyrisbiografen
30/10 - 17.00 Fyrisbiografen
#23.2, BOOK OF MIRRORS
This experiment is an endless flow of colours, patterns and shapes
created by an interplay of lightwaves directly onto the emulsion. The
pictures are accompanied by music inspired by Hitchcockâs main
composer Bernard Herrmann.
THE NETHERLANDS 2002. Animation. No dialogue. 12 min. DIRECTION: Joost Rekveld
HOCK HIAP LEONG
Watch this tribute to the 55 years old local coffee shop that is about to
be demolished due to urban re-development! This is one approach to
saluting the past, or maybe two.
Singapore 2001. Fiction. X dialogue, English subtitles. 7 min. DIRECTION: Royston Tan
Experience the futuristsâ striving for breaking speed limits and uniting
time and space! In 1926, JG Parry Thomas is about to beat
the speed record with his Babs â a car built especially for the occasion.
This film is a stylistically pure, poetic and beautiful tribute to
the Italian futurists.
UK 2001. Fiction. English dialogue, no subtitles. 16 min. DIRECTION: Chris Forster
Gray concrete and monotonous everyday life. A world where
happiness is an exception. We meet an old inventor who struggles
to find meaning in his gloomy and colourless life. The technically
very impressive More was originally created on 70 mm film. It was
nominated for an Academy Award in 1998.
USA 1998. Animation. No dialogue. 6 min. DIRECTION: Mark Osborne
People come to the marriage palace with hopes of a bright future
together or apart. The confrontation with the bureaucratic routine
of the office can be both tragic and humorous.
RUSSIA 2005. Documentary. Russian dialogue, English subtitles. 7 min. DIRECTION:
In just one day, he has lost everything; his work, his apartment and
his belongings. An exciting experimental story where the beginning
is the end and the end is the beginning.
Brazil 2001. Fiction. Portuguese dialogue, English subtitles. 11 min. DIRECTION: Philippe
MY MOTHER LEARNS CINEMA
A film-interested son wants to teach his mother the basics of cinema.
He finds a different and entertaining way.
TURKEY 2007. Fiction. Turkish dialogue, English subtitles. 4 min. DIRECTION: Nesimi
GIL SCOTT-HERON "NEW YORK IS KILLING ME" (CHRIS CUNNINGHAM REMIX)
Chris Cunningham remixes Gil Scott Heronâs classic in a bittersweet
farewell imbued with impressionistic darkness, pointing backwards
and looking ahead.
USA 2010. Fiction. English dialogue, no subtitles. 10 min. DIRECTION: Chris Cunningham