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The Forgotten Space

The Forgotten Space

by Allan Sekula & Noël Burch
Thursday 2 March 2017
7pm

The Forgotten Space (2010), 112 min

Our film is about globalization and the sea, the “forgotten space” of our modernity. The sea is forgotten until disaster strikes. But perhaps the biggest seagoing… »

Sunshine Socialist Cinema

Sunshine Socialist Cinema

Sunday 14 June 2015
9pm and as soon as it gets dark

A film evening on images of Malmö and good energies. The programme sets out with an image from 1946 found in the jubilee publication of the textile factory Kürzel and an educational film… »

Death Metal Angola

Death Metal Angola

A film by Jeremy Xido
Duration: 83 minutes
Thursday 22 May 2014
7pm

After a fourteen-year struggle for independence followed by more than a quarter-century of civil war, Angola is a country sunk in devastation. Hardcore death metal, thrash metal and melodic… »

Au Hasard Balthazar

Au Hasard Balthazar

by Robert Bresson
Introduction by Andreas Mangione
Tuesday 25 March 2014
7pm

Au Hasard Balthazar (1966) is the seemingly simple yet profoundly moving tale of a donkey in rural France. Passed from one owner to the next, treated in turn gently and… »

The Last Angel of History

The Last Angel of History

by John Akomfrah
Duration: 45 minutes
Wednesday 22 May 2013
7pm

This cinematic essay posits science fiction (with tropes such as alien abduction, estrangement, and genetic engineering) as a metaphor for the Pan-African experience of forced displacement, cultural alienation, and otherness. Akomfrah’s… »

Nebulosan (The Nebula)

Nebulosan (The Nebula)

by Eric M Nilsson & Tobias Janson, 1999, 58 min.
Tuesday 30 October 2012
7pm

The Nebula – a documentary. That is, a compilation, a presentation. A film about sound, a film about words, a film about interpretation and misunderstanding.” A number of… »

The Anabasis of May and Fusako Shigenobu, Masao Adachi, and 27 Years without images

The Anabasis of May and Fusako Shigenobu, Masao Adachi, and 27 Years without images

by Eric Baudelaire, 2011, 66 min.
Tuesday 23 October 2012
7pm

Two life stories intersect when the legendary underground film director Masao Adachi join the Japanese Red Army (JRA) in Libanon in the early 1970s and becomes a father figure of May Shigenobu… »

When the pepper blossoms - a story about the swedish emigration to Brazil

When the pepper blossoms – a story about the swedish emigration to Brazil

Anna Wessman and Nilsmagnus Sköld
Wednesday 16 May 2012
7pm

They are standing there, a small family, about to leave. One child whines. They look right into the camera. They have decided to leave the country and the district where they can not… »

Music with roots in the aether - a portrait of Alvin Lucier (1976)

Music with roots in the aether – a portrait of Alvin Lucier (1976)

by Robert Ashley
Tuesday 7 September 2010
8pm

With an introduction by Frans Gillberg and Mathias Holmberg.

In connection with the opening of this year’s sound installation in Scaniaparken (Starfield Simulation #35), Signal – Centre for Contemporary Art, in collaboration with Music Doc,… »

Conceptual Paradise: There is a place for sophistication (2006)

Conceptual Paradise: There is a place for sophistication (2006)

by Stefan Römer
Wednesday 19 May 2010
7pm

In conjuction with the exhibition Breaking Point: Kathryn Bigelow’s Life in Art that traces Academy Award winner Kathryn Bigelow’s presence in the art world in the 1970s in New York and her collaboration with Lawrence… »