|Arjon Dunnewind on Wed, 11 Feb 2004 09:56:44 +0100 (CET)|
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|[Nettime-nl] Impakt Festival Highlights available for screening (KO)|
The Impakt Festival is an international festival for innovative audiovisual arts. The 14th edition was organized from June 3 to 9, 2003 in the Centraal Museum in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The Highlights of this festival are now available for screening. More information, screening fee and bookings, please contact Arjon Dunnewind: email@example.com / tel. 00 31 30 2944493 Impakt Festival 2003 HIGHLIGHTS ON TOUR The program contains fourteen of the best works from the Impakt Festival 2003, that took place from June 3 till June 9. The Impakt Festival is an annual showcase for innovation and cross-over in audiovisual arts in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Most of the selected works were part of the Panorama the program in wich we give an overview of the most remarkable and idiosyncratic films and videos that have been produced in the past year. Also some works from the special programs have been selected. The selection contains outspoken political pamflets, extravagant videoclips, absurd realism and extraterrestrial observations. The Impakt Highlights 2003 is a state of the art selection of nowadays alternative visual culture. Emerge (2003) Fischerspooner video / 00:03:00 / USA / 2003 Fischerspooner is the figurehead of the electroclash movement. Their performances, a rarity due to the exorbitant costs, are extravagant and overall presentations. Emerge (2003) is the clip to the song that brought them fame. Breakfast in Despair Eunjung Hwang video / 00:03:05 / USA / 2002 Breakfast - elevator - devil - theater - murder - breakfast. The world as a chain reaction. White America Guerrilla News Network video / 00:4:00 / USA / 2002 Web based video GNN made for Eminem. Received volumnous downloads and tons of controversy. Skelehellavision Martha Colburn 16mm / 00:09:00 / The Netherlands / 2002 A paralyzing peek into the underworld. Bubbling with sexy skeletons and dancing demons. Seeing Bush Through the Trees Jan van Nuenen video / 00:02:00 / The Netherlands / 2002 Logos of infamous multinationals form a psychedelic portrait of the even more infamous G.W. Bush. Sundowning Rob Kennedy, Cathode video / 00:04:57 / United Kingdom / 2002 The audio output is sent to the video input. In between this space the mixing desk controls the dance of light and shadow on the screen. Starship Bernard Gigounon video / 00:06:00 / Belgium / 2002 Gigounon shows that alien objects landed on earth ages ago and that we do not even have to look that hard to find them. Momentum Martijn Veldhoen video / 00:05:50 / The Netherlands / 2003 In 'Momentum', we as the viewers are being taken in one slow movement through a chain of spaces. By acquiring the ability to take spatial barriers without any difficulty, it seems we are losing our physical presence. Het Brandende Bruidje (The Burning Bride) Eveline Ketterings (www.sheep-entertainment.nl/film/bb/) 35mm / 00:04:00 / The Netherlands / 2003 A one shot movie documenting a performance of a jumping girl in Hong Kong. She is very persistent - but why? Carcan StÚphane Levallois 35mm / 00:02:34 / France / 2002 An unusual strip-tease metamorphosis. Security Anthem Kent Lambert video / 00:03:30 / USA / 2003 An ode to flowers, fear, potatoes, and paranoia, with a special appearance by U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft Homeland Hodown Jason Archer, Paul Beck (www.jasonarcherpaulbeck.com) animation / 00:04:20 / USA / 2003 Waking Life animators Jason Archer and Paul Beck bring us part 2 of the 3 part Dubya series. The Oral Thing Bj°rn Melhus video / 00:09:00 / Germany / 2001 In "The Oral Thing" Bj÷rn Melhus uses subversive irony to lay bare the mechanisms and communicative structures of popular TV entertainment. Air Square Marcus J. Carney 35mm / 00:08:15 / Austria / 2002 The ultimate preflight safety instruction. AIR SQUARE is straight, earnest and square. AIR SQUARE has the best looking flight attendants in the industry. But most importantly: AIR SQUARE is proud to be American! www.impakt.nl If you do not wish to receive our e-mail communications, you can delete yourself from our mailinglist by sending a response to firstname.lastname@example.org, with UNSUBSCRIBE in the body of the e-mail. ______________________________________________________ * Verspreid via nettime-nl. Commercieel gebruik niet * toegestaan zonder toestemming. <nettime-nl> is een * open en ongemodereerde mailinglist over net-kritiek. * Meer info, archief & anderstalige edities: * http://www.nettime.org/. * Contact: Menno Grootveld (email@example.com).