LaborBerlin film collective presents:
DIFFRAKTION 12, its annual showcase of new works on film by its members and friends: Jan Kulka, Luis Macías, Polyzysten, Martin Moolhuijsen, Jan Peters, Minze Tummescheit, Luciana Mazeto, Vinícius Lopes and Arne Hector, Laurence Favre and Xavier Bauer, OJOBOCA
For its 12th edition, DIFFRAKTION presents an evening of films, installations and performances by local and international artists exploring analog film's eye-opening and mind-altering qualities.
With a special focus on expanded cinema, DIFFRAKTION 12, is very excited to welcome guests Jan Kulka and Luis Macías, artists that use analog projection in their own distinctive ways that redefine conventional notions of cinema.
DIFFRAKTION 12 will also include a panel and discussion on the future of analog film projection, and research being made to develop new projection devices. Joining LaborBerlin in this discussion are members of five other artist-run film labs that have together created SPECTRAL (Spatial, Performative & Expanded Cinematic Transnational Research at Artist-run Labs) is a four-year collaborative project that centers on expanded cinematic arts and the possibilities of live cinema and analog projection. The project includes artist residencies, workshops, the creation of hybrid film equipment, screenings, and expanded events.
1 April 2023
Panel discussion begins at 4 pm
Screenings begin at 7 pm with special guests Jan Kulka and Luis Macías
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LaborBerlin e.V is a nonprofit, self-organized film collective open to anyone interested in analog film practice with an experimental and DIY approach. The Lab is a meeting point of exchange and engagement with filmic creation. In addition, LaborBerlin organizes screenings and holds workshops, teaching various technical aspects of analog film production.