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ARMAGEDDON VALLEY

Emmanuel Van der Auwera
In modern-day Israel a mythical place exists where according to the scripture the end of the world will occur. Pilgrims wander the site in search for clues to answer their questions, and impart their own perception of this disputed land....
Evolution Revolution, Peter Finnemore, 2005. Courtesy the Artist Evolution Revolution, Peter Finnemore, 2005. Courtesy the Artist

EVOLUTION REVOLUTION

Peter Finnemore
The camera wonders around a forest looking for something. First we see a fire, then we hear footsteps, finally we track down a guerilla, but surprisingly it's a monkey in camouflage battle dress!...
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CZECHMATE

Hänzel & Gretzel
An Akasic Peeper project dedicated to the New York poet-mythographer, phantasmagorical filmmaker and pioneer editor Ira Cohen (also known as the Majoon Traveller). A short poem written and read in Prague during the ‘Sub Rosa Curfew tour under the full moon’, also featuring the Golem’s shadow and Jan Saudek’s baroque bordello...
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MIKKADO

Michel François
A clenched fist holds a bundle of mikkado-sticks. They can both be considered as cores. Each core is threatened by extinction. It hangs on, concentrates, contracts. The denser it becomes, the more imminent its extinction. The hand opens and the sticks spread out on the table....

+18 BERLIN (VERSION LONGUE)

Emilio López-Menchero
Between 1997 and 1998, Emilio López-Menchero lived in Berlin in the frame of an artist in residence grant at Künstlerhaus Bethanien. In that period, Berlin was the biggest city under construction in the world: the goal was to be at the appointment with the year 2000 and to provide a new image of the city...

THE SKY IS ON FIRE

Emmanuel Van der Auwera
The Sky Is on Fire interrogates digital culture and memory through a virtual reconstruction of the urban landscape. Through the use of a smartphone application, it maps a territory by reconstructing it...

VENTRILOQUIST BIRD

Messieurs Delmotte
A short video-performance in which Messieurs Delmotte, standing in a park, lips the sound of a bird....

DE STOEL WAAROP IK ZIT / LA CHAISE SUR LAQUELLE JE SUIS ASSIS

Jan Vromman
Jan Vromman is not actively concerned with the creation of an oeuvre; he rather makes an impulsive use of wide ranging styles and gestures. The DVD ’De stoel waarop ik zit’ (‘The Chair I Sit Upon’) consists of two parts...

DAGBOEK VAN EEN KRANKZINNIGE

Jef Cornelis
“Dagboek van een krankzinnige” (Diary of a Madman) is a television adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s eponymous short story. This classic story of modern Russian literature consists of diary entries from Aksenty Ivanovich Popryshyn, a low-ranking civil servant who lived under the repressive government of Tsar Nicholas I...
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A WEEKEND WITH MONSIEUR MAGRITTE, PART 2 SUNDAY

Jef Cornelis
The second part of a Magritte portrait, compiled from fragments of amateur films Magritte made himself on super-8 and 8mm, with home images of his family and circle of friends, outings and holidays. ’ Original broadcast date: 20/03/1997...