JAMES EDMONDS. A HOME OF GEOMETRY AND POETRY

JAMES EDMONDS. A HOME OF GEOMETRY AND POETRY

A Return is a film that makes the concept of return its raison d’être. His creation is, in fact, given by the alternation of footage of two different places that the director has impressed on film and that he overlaid according to criteria that could be defined as...

DEBORAH S. PHILLIPS’ FANTASTIC MOSAIC

DEBORAH S. PHILLIPS’ FANTASTIC MOSAIC

Down below we share with you an excerpt of the interview Especies de espacios with Deborah S. Phillips made by Francisco Algarín Navarro for Lumière, where they discuss the creative process of her monumental and hallucinating film Mosaïc. What was the relationship...

THE MECHANICS OF LIGHTS. THE FILMMAKER-CAMERA OPERATOR

THE MECHANICS OF LIGHTS. THE FILMMAKER-CAMERA OPERATOR

“Have you noticed that all the discourses that can be held on a film, or on the cinema (and large quantities of them have been held), start off from the a priori non-signifying existence of an apparatus producing images, which can then be used indifferently for this...

JUAN SEBASTIÁN BOLLAÍN. CINEMA AND THE URBAN FACT

JUAN SEBASTIÁN BOLLAÍN. CINEMA AND THE URBAN FACT

This year, we wish to bring to the front the utopian film work by Spanish filmmaker and architect Juan Sebastián Bollaín, to whom we’re devoting two on-site film screenings and an online program. His most emblematic work, the tetralogy Soñar con Sevilla, was created...

JEAN-CLAUDE ROUSSEAU. FOUNDING MOMENTS

JEAN-CLAUDE ROUSSEAU. FOUNDING MOMENTS

On the occasion of this 12th edition, (S8) brings to us an illustrated lecture by Jean-Claude Rousseau, during which the French filmmaker will present and analyze a selection of films that connect with his own works in different ways –pieces by Vigo, Duras, Akerman,...

JODIE MACK. POPULAR ABSTRACTIONS

JODIE MACK. POPULAR ABSTRACTIONS

This year one of the episodes of Camera Obscura is devoted to Jodie Mack, who visited the festival back in 2014 with her program Let Your Light Shine. On the occasion of this new encounter with her work, we bring back a conversation we had with her regarding her...

PABLO MARÍN BY STEPHEN BROOMER

PABLO MARÍN BY STEPHEN BROOMER

We bring together two old friends of the festival, very dear to (S8): Pablo Marín, to whom we are devoting a complete episode of our program Camera Obscura, and Canadian filmmaker and researcher Stephen Broomer. Broomer wrote about Marín in his article, published in...

DAVID DOMINGO. A LETTER TO HIS FANS.

DAVID DOMINGO. A LETTER TO HIS FANS.

Below these lines you can access, in facsimile format, a letter that David Domingo (aka Davidson) addressed to his fans on the occasion of the premiere, in 2009, of his film Película sudorosa.