November 2014, arsenal cinema

KinoPolska: Guest Tomasz Wasilewski

Young director, screenwriter and producer Tomasz Wasilewski presents his most recent feature PŁYNĄCE WIEŻOWCE and Ryszard Bugajski's INTERROGATION.

PŁYNĄCE WIEŻOWCE (Floating Skyscrapers, Poland 2013, 5.11., screening attended by Tomasz Wasilewski) Kuba, a competitive swimmer, lives with his girlfriend. One day he meets a young man who awakens unexpected feelings in him. Kuba is scared and fascinated at the same time. By drawing on close-ups, claustrophobic rooms and oppressive skyscraper landscapes, Wasilewski succeeds in creating an impressive reflection about the freedom to be yourself.

PRZESŁUCHANIE (Interrogation, Ryszard Bugajski, Poland 1982, 6.11., screening attended by Tomasz Wasilewski) This political thriller about Stalinist state terror during the early 1950s was banned for years in Poland and could first be screened in 1989. (al) In collaboration with the Polish Institute Berlin.

arsenal cinema: King of New York – Abel Ferrara Retrospective

07:30 pm Cinema 1

Snake Eyes

Snake Eyes USA/Italy 1993
With Harvey Keitel, Madonna
35 mm OV 108 min

arsenal cinema: Re-selected: Deranging the archive

08:00 pm Cinema 2



Black TV

Our Marilyn


Re-selected: Deranging the archive
*Nachlass Robin Curtis Canada 1992
16 mm OV 8 min
12.12.42 Bernard Stone, Carmen D’Avino USA 1967
16 mm OV 11 min
Black TV Aldo Tambellini USA 1968
16 mm OV 10 min
*Our Marilyn Brenda Longfellow USA 1987
16 mm OV 26min
B/Side Abigail Child USA 1996
16 mm OV 37 min

Introduced by Tobias Hering Admission free