From Thursday 5 until Sunday 8 March
Lo schermo dell'arte Film Festival
For the seventh consecutive year, a selection of the last edition of Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival is presented at the Teatrino di Palazzo Grassi, with documentaries dedicated to major figures of the art world and with films by artists. This year's edition features documentaries on Ettore Spalletti and Barbara Rubin, films by international artists such as Jeremy Deller and Masbedo, as well as talks and insights.
The performance Chroma Keys by Motus theatre company will inaugurate the survey.
Founded in 2008 in Florence, the festival is a project dedicated to exploring, analysing and promoting the complex relations between contemporary art and cinema. Since 2014 it collaborates with Palazzo Grassi on curating a selection dedicated to the Teatrino.
Thursday 5 March
6 pm and 8 pm
Chroma Keys, a performance by Motus
Barbara Rubin and the Exploding NY Underground by Chuck Smith, 2018, 78’
Friday 6 March
Welcome Palermo by MASBEDO, 2018-2019, 75’
In the presence of the artists
America by Garrett Bradley, 2019, 30'
The Proposal by Jill Magid, 2018, 82’
Saturday 7 March
Putin’s Happy by Jeremy Deller, 2019, 40’
Courtesy of the artist and The Modern Institute, Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
Olafur Eliasson: Miracles of Rare Device by John O’Rourke, 2019, 61’
Triple-Chaser by Forensic Architecture, 2019, 11’
Walled Unwalled by Lawrence Abu Hamdan, 2018, 21’
Sunday 8 March
Beyond the Visible. Hilma af Klint by Halina Dyrschka, 2019, 93'
Ettore Spalletti. by Alessandra Galletta, 2019, 89’
Films screened in the original language with Italian subtitles.
Free entry until capacity is reached.