Internationale Stummfilmtage

Internationale Stummfilmtage

The new year usually starts on the 1st of January, but for so many people, the year begins when the holidays are over and September arrives. That happens also with the Filmmuseum Munich, that starts over with a new program full of rarities. The Internationale Stummfilmtage takes place in Bonn and is the biggest German festival about silent films, offering unique pieces accompanied by live music. The Filmmuseum Munich include some of the films shown there, focusing on rarities that have never been seen in Munich like Cupid And The Comet, The…

Cinema International: MostraBrasil 2018

Cinema International: MostraBrasil 2018

Brasil is a synonym of carnival, party, beautiful beaches, caipirinhas, sun and enjoyment of life. If you can’t travel to Rio di Janeiro or Sao Paulo, you can always discover more about this country watching its cinema. The 8th edition of MostraBrasil gives an insight into the current film production in Brasil and highlights various aspects of Brazilian society. During the festival will enjoy different activities like the Queer Day with the LGBTQ activist and actress Linn da Quebrada and the exhibition of the filmmaker Bruno Bennec. The director César Rodrigues will present…

Filmkunstwochen

Filmkunstwochen

Cinema is an art by itself. A lot of people consider painting, sculpture or whatever exhibited in a museum as Art, with capital letters. But the truth is, that every type of creation is ART. Music, theater, cinema, and painting are different ways of telling a story. Some of the films of the 65 edition of Filmkunstwochen link all this kind of arts. For example, films like Dries Van der Noten, Dalida, Neruda, Final Portrait or Whitney can I be me, that are showed in the section Künstler, Denker, Draufgänger (Artists, Thinkers, Daredevils). This year, they dedicate a…

Best of: Kurz.Film.Tour

Best of: Kurz.Film.Tour

There is an idiom in Spain that says “the good, if brief, is twice as good”. That happens when we see short movies. Usually, they are creative pieces of art, with innovation, mystery, and surprise in them. The renovated Neues Maxim Kino is committed to such films, and they will show some of the short films that won in the Deutsche Kurzfilmpreis (the German show film award). During one night you will see Homework, about a father and her daughter in a nightclub, Mayday relay, that tells the story of a sailor called Max, Simply the…