January 2017, arsenal cinema

School Cinema – The Future of Remembrance

VOICES FROM THE ATTIC, 1988

As part of our School Cinema series on cinematic recollections of the Holocaust, in January we are offering two programs for school classes in the Arsenal. Debbie Goodstein's films VOICES FROM THE ATTIC (USA 1988) and ECHOES FROM THE ATTIC (USA 2015, 23. & 24.1.) circle around an attic in the Polish village of Urzejowice in which a couple named Grocholski hid 16 members of the director's family from the Nazis. In two trips 25 years apart, Goodstein traveled to Poland to learn more about the history of her family and their rescuers.
WAS BLEIBT WHAT REMAINS
(Gesa Knolle, Birthe Templin, Germany 2008, 25. & 26.1.) takes as its subject a family’s coming to terms with the Holocaust. Through the montage, a dialogue occurs between the relatives of a German-Jewish camp survivor and those of a camp overseer.
Please register in advance at distribution@arsenal-berlin.de
by 13.1.

The project is supported by the foundation Erinnerung, Verantwortung und Zukunft (EVZ) (Memory, Responsibility and the Future).

arsenal cinema: FU Lecture Series: Film Studies, the Archive, and Difference

05:00 pm Cinema 2


Vorlesung von Sabine Nessel

Riddles of the Sphinx

Lecture by Sabine Nessel: Feministische Filmtheorie auf 16 mm / DCP
18.00: *Riddles of the Sphinx Laura Mulvey UK 1977
DCP OV 92 min

arsenal cinema: Frank Capra Retrospective (2)

07:30 pm Cinema 1


Why We Fight 3: Divide and Conquer

Why We Fight 3: Divide and Conquer
Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak USA 1943
35 mm OV 57 min
From the collection of the Austrian Film Museum

arsenal cinema: Magical History Tour
: Of Forms and Figures – Choreography in Film

08:00 pm Cinema 2


Timbuktu

Timbuktu Abderrahmane Sissako
Mauritania/France 2014
DCP OV/GeS 97 min