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Film Festival 2010

Evento inserito nella rassegna (eng) 50 Days of Cinema 2010

The 3rd edition of the festival, directed by Silvia Lucchesi, presents three parts:

Glances, a series of films dedicated to protagonists of the contemporary art scene, including Antony Gormley, Francesca Woodman, Jean-Michel Basquiat. The festival includes also many Italian premieres: Lucy Walker’s Waste Land, which won the Audience Prize at the Sundance Film Festival, Andreas Gursky – Long Shot Close Up by Jan Schmidt-Garre, Olafur Eliasson: Space is Process by JJFilm;

Artist’s Films, a series of films produced by artists who’ve chosen cinema as their means of expression. Among them,  Marxism today (Prologue), by Phil Collins, a project realized by the English artist for the Berlin Biennial 2010, considered one of the best works in that edition;

Festival Talks, a calendar of encounters with internationally famous artists, including the above-mentioned Phil Collins. Many directors and producers are expected to attend, including Tamra Davis, the director of Jean- Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child, and Lucy Walker, who directed Waste Land.