january 2021, arsenal cinema

Live Chat with Philip Scheffner

As part of the retrospective on arsenal 3, an online discussion will be held with Philip Scheffner on January 21 at 6pm, moderated by Nicole Wolf. Everyone is invited to join the chat with questions. The discussion will be held in German. Link

january 2021, arsenal cinema

arsenal 3 in January

The program of our virtual cinema arsenal 3 makes direct reference to the activities carried out by our institution: the program of the Arsenal 1 & 2 cinemas , the titles that form part of our arsenal distribution range, or our Living Archive archival practice, which is rooted in both participation and production. In January we will show two programs: the films by Philip Scheffner and program dealing with the the National Film Institute of Guinea-Bissau (INCA – Instituto Nacional de Cinema e Audiovisual).

december 2020, berlinale forum

Berlinale 2021 Will Be a Festival in Two Stages

Industry Online Offer in March / Public Event in June

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, the 71st Berlin International Film Festival has developed a new festival format for 2021 and is pleased to be able to hold the festival for the industry and the public. The industry platforms European Film Market, Berlinale Co-Production Market, Berlinale Talents and the World Cinema Fund will kick off the 71st Berlinale in March with an online offer. In June, there will be a summer event with numerous film screenings for the public audiences – in cinemas as well as open air. The division allows to maintain the two supporting pillars: film market and festival.

december 2020, berlinale forum

Radical Cinema, Then and Now

Online Panel Discussion

As part of the film series Comes the Revolution: The Berlinale Forum at 50 that is showing from December 14 to 20, the German Film Office presents a panel discussion on radical cinema in the 1970s, its legacy, and the continued importance of political filmmaking today. With Josh Siegel, curator of the film series, Berlinale Forum section head Cristina Nord, filmmakers Nuotama Bodomo and Rosa von Praunheim, and festival director Annouchka de Andrade. Moderated by film scholar Yasmina Price.

 

The discussion takes place on December 18, 2020 at 2pm. Register here.

 

december 2020, berlinale forum

Berlinale Spotlight: 50 Years of the Forum in New York

As part of the Berlinale Spotlight series, the Arsenal iis presenting a selection taken from this year’s Berlinale Forum anniversary programme along with the German Film Office, an initiative of German Films and the Goethe-Institut New York. Together with film curators of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), the Berlinale Forum has put together six programmes entitled "Comes the Revolution: The Berlinale Forum at 50", which can be seen online on the website of the Goethe-Institut from December 14 to 20.

: Cimatheque – Alternative Film Centre Presents: 
Atteyat Al Abnoudy

07:30 pm Cinema 2


Horse of Mud

Sad Song of Touha

Amal Donqol – The Talk of Room Number 8

Buyers and Sellers

Horse of Mud Egypt 1971
Digital file OV/EnS 12 min
Sad Song of Touha Egypt 1972
Digital file OV/EnS 12 min
Amal Donqol – The Talk of Room Number 8
Egypt 1990 Digital file OV/EnS 26 min
Buyers and Sellers Egypt 1992
Digital file OV/EnS 27 min

Introduced by Tamer El Said
arsenal cinema: 70 mm: LORD JIM

08:00 pm Cinema 1


Lord Jim

Lord Jim Richard Brooks UK/USA 1965
With Peter O’Toole, James Mason,
Curd Jürgens, Eli Wallach, Daliah Lavi
70 mm OV 154 min