Family Affairs – Interviews

#1 Naum Kleemann
Eisenstein Archive, Moscow; Director of the Moscow State Central Cinema Museum, date of recording: 22.2.2012
Films: DOLGIJE PROWODY (Lange Abschiede / The Long Farewell, Kira Muratowa, Soviet Union 1971); KOROTKIJE WSTRETSCHI (Kurze Begegnungen / Brief Encounters, Kira Muratowa, Soviet Union 1967); DWA-BULDI-DWA (Zwei-Buldi-Zwei / Two-Buldi-Two, Lev Kuleshov, Soviet Union 1929)

#2 Naum Kleemann
Eisenstein Archive, Moscow; Director of the Moscow State Central Cinema Museum, date of recording: 22.2.2012
Films: COTTON CANDY (Ernie Gehr, USA 2001); EUREKA (Ernie Gehr, USA 1974–1979); LISA AND SUZANNE (Ernie Gehr, USA 1969 bis 1975); SERENE VELOCITY (Ernie Gehr, USA 1970); SIGNAL – GERMANY ON AIR (Ernie Gehr, USA 1985); THIS SIDE OF PARADISE (Ernie Gehr, USA 1991

#3 Gaga Tchkheidze
Director of the Film Festival Tbilisi, date of recording: 22.2.2012
Films:
SCHWISI SCHWILEBI (Fremde Kinder / Children of Others, Tengiz Abuladze, Georgia 1958); KORTSILI (Die Hochzeit / The Wedding, Mikhail Kobachidze, Georgia 1964)

#4 Kanako Hayashi
Director of "Tokyo Filmex" Film Festival, date of recording: 17.2.2012
Films:
YUKI YUKITE SHINGUN (Vorwärts, Armee Gottes! / The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On, Hara Kazuo, Japan 1987); ROBINSON NO NIWA (Robinsons Garten / Robinson's Garden, Yamamoto Masachi, Japan 1986–1987)

#5 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 28.8.2012
Films:
MORE TIME (Isaac Mabhikawa, Zimbabwe 1993); TREKKING TO UTOPIA (Michael Hammon, Germany 1993)

#6 Erika Gregor
Co-founder of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 28.8.2012
Films:
THE CONVERSATION (Francis Ford Coppola, USA 1974); APOCALYPSE NOW (Francis Ford Coppola, USA 1979); THE COTTON CLUB (Francis Ford Coppola, USA 1984)

#7 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 28.8.2012
Films:
AGRAHARATHIL (Ein Esel im Brahmanendorf / Donkey in a Brahmin Village, John Abraham, India 1978); ANANTARAM (Der Monolog / Monologue, Adoor Gopalakrishnan, India 1987); AWAARA (Der Vagabund / The Tramp, Raj Kapoor, India 1951); KAAGAZ KE PHOOL (Papierblumen / Paper Flowers, Guru Dutt, India 1959); MUKHAMUKHAM (Von Angesicht zu Angesicht / Face to Face, Adoor Gopalakrishnan, India 1984); ORIDATHU (Irgendwann, irgendwo / Somewhere, G. Aravindan, India 1986); PATHER PANCHALI (Auf der Strasse / Songs of the Little Road, Satyajit Ray, India 1952 - 1958); PYAASA (Ewiger Durst / Eternal Thirst, Guru Dutt, India 1957); SANT TUKARAM (Der heilige Tukaram / Saint Tukaram, Vishnupant Govind Damle, India 1936); SHREE 420 (Herr 420 / Mr. 420, Raj Kapoor, India 1955); THAMPU (Das Zirkuszelt / The Circus Tent, G. Aravindan, India 1978)

#8 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 28.8.2012
Films:
STSCHASTJE (Das Glück / Happiness, Alexander Medwedkin, Soviet Union 1934); TSCHELOWJEK S KINOAPPARATOM (Der Mann mit der Kamera / Man with a Movie Camera, Dziga Vertov, Soviet Union 1929); SCHESTAJA TSCHAT MIRA (Ein Sechstel der Erde / A Sixth of the World, Dziga Vertov, Soviet Union 1926)

#9 Erika Gregor
Co-founder of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 28.8.2012
Film:
TA' DET SOM EN MAND, FRUE! (Nehmen Sie es wie ein Mann, Madame! / Take it Like a Man, Madam!, Mette Knudsen, Denmark 1974, 1975)

#10 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 27.10.2012
BANNED FILMS of 1965 – in the Forum 1990

#11 Erika Richter
Script advisor; member of the Forum selection committee 1990-2001, date of recording: 29.4.2013
BANNED FILMS of 1965 – in the Forum 1990

#12 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 27.10.2012
Film:
DAS LEBEN VON JÜRGEN VON GOLZOW (The Life of Jürgen from Golzow, Barbara and Winfried Junge, Germany 1961–1994)

#13 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 27.10.2012
Films:
ZORNS LEMMA (Hollis Frampton, USA 1970); A VISIT TO HANS RICHTER (Jonas Mekas, USA 2003); AS I WAS MOVING AHEAD OCCASIONALLY I SAW BRIEF GLIMPSES OF BEAUTY (Jonas Mekas, USA 2000); DIARIES, NOTES AND SKETCHES: LOST, LOST, LOST (Jonas Mekas, USA 1976); DIARIES, NOTES AND SKETCHES: WALDEN (Jonas Mekas, USA 1965–1968); HE STANDS IN THE DESERT COUNTING THE SECONDS OF HIS LIFE (Jonas Mekas, USA 1985); REMINISCENCES OF A JOURNEY TO LITHUANIA (Jonas Mekas, Great Britain 1971); SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF ANDY WARHOL (Jonas Mekas, USA 1990); THE BRIG (Der Knast, Jonas Mekas, USA 1964); ZEFIRO TORNA OR SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF GEORGE MACIUNAS (Jonas Mekas, USA 1992); WAVELENGTH (Michael Snow, USA 1967); LA RÉGION CENTRALE (Michael Snow, Canada 1971)

#14 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 21.1.2013
Film:
SATANTANGO (Satanstango / Satan's Tango, Béla Tarr, Hungary 1994)

#15 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 21.1.2013
Films:
WAVELENGTH (Michael Snow, USA 1967); TOM, TOM, THE PIPER'S SON (Ken Jacobs, USA 1969, 1970)

#16 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 21.1.2013
Films:
MINJING GUSHI (Auf Streife / On the Beat, Ning Ying, China 1995); XI WANG ZHI LÜ (Railroad of Hope, Ning Ying, China 2001); XIARI NUANYANGYANG (I Love Beijing, Ning Ying, China 2001); ZHAO LE (Zum Vergnügen / For Fun, Ning Ying, China 1993); WU SHAN YUN YU (Regenwolken über Wu Shan / Rainclouds over Wu shan, Zhang Ming, China 1995); XIAO WU (Jia Zhang-ke, China 1997); ZHANTAI (Platform, Jia Zhang-ke, China 2000)

#17 Erika & Ulrich Gregor
Co-founders of Arsenal; directorate of Forum until 2001, date of recording: 21.1.2013
Films:
HE MIN GONG TIAO WU (Dance with Farm Workers, Wu Wenguang, China 2002); TIEXI QU (Jenseits der Gleise / Tiexi District, Wang Bing, China 2002)

#18 Peter B. Schumann
Film critic; author; member of the selection committee of the Forum until 2001, date of recording: 27.1.2013
Film:
ALICIA EN EL PUEBLO DE MARAVILLAS (Alicia am Ort der Wunder / Alice in Wonderland, Daniel Díaz Torres, Cuba 1991)

FAMILY AFFAIRS
a film project by Dorothee Wenner in cooperation with Erika and Ulrich Gregor

Concept/Production: Dorothee Wenner
Post Production: Philip Widmann
Translation: Daniel Hendrickson
Web Editing: Kristin Flade