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Underground

Underground

USA – 1976 – 87 MIN – COLOUR - FEATURE - IN ENGLISH
A FILM BY EMILE DE ANTONIO

Portrays the life of the Weather Underground Organization, which was near the top of the FBI’s Most Wanted list in the 1970s. The film juxtaposes interviews with the Underground collective with footage of the radical political movements of the time.

Troupers

Troupers

USA – 1985 – 84 MIN – COLOUR - FEATURE - IN ENGLISH
A FILM BY GLENN SILBER & CLAUDIA VIANELLO

A collective portrait of the San Francisco Mime Troupe, a unique American repertory company, whose history reflects 25 years of social protest in America.

Tibet: A Buddhist Trilogy

Tibet: A Buddhist Trilogy

UNITED KINGDOM – 1984 – 134 MIN – COLOUR - FEATURE - IN TIBETAN & ENGLISH
A FILM BY GRAHAM COLEMAN

Four years in the making and hailed as a cinematic masterpiece in 1979, writer/director Graham Coleman's three-part feature has been unseen for over 20 years. Now, the film has been reworked into a single presentation, complete with digital restoration of the original material and new commentary.

That's Where the Action Is

That's Where the Action Is

USA – 1965 – 50 MIN – COLOUR - FEATURE - IN ENGLISH
A FILM BY EMILE DE ANTONIO

Originally broadcast on the BBC as “Running to Win,” this film deals with John Lindsay and his bid in the 1965 New York mayoral race. The film weaves together interviews with the voters and candidates with verite footage of campaign activity in a witty critique of the electoral system.

Saint Misbehavin' The Wavy Gravy Movie

Saint Misbehavin' The Wavy Gravy Movie

USA – 2009 – 87 MIN – COLOUR - FEATURE - IN ENGLISH
A FILM BY MICHELLE ESRICK

Beginning with Woodstock ‘99, director Michelle Esrick has spent ten years documenting the life of Wavy Gravy.

SAINT MISBEHAVIN' journeys from the hills of California to the Himalayan Mountains to reveal the life of this one of a kind servant to humanity. The film blends Wavy’s own words with magical stories from an extraordinary array of fellow travelers both cultural and counter-cultural, revealing the man behind the clown’s grin and the fool’s clothing.

Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect

Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect

GERMANY – 2005 – 97 MIN – COLOUR - FEATURE - IN ENGLISH
A FILM BY MARKUS HEIDINGSFELDER & MIN TESCH 

Rarely has an architect caused as much sensation outside of the architecture community as Rem Koolhaas. His outstanding creations such as the Dutch Embassy in Berlin, the Seattle Library, the Casa da Musica concert hall in Porto, and the Guggenheim Heritage Museum in Las Vegas are working examples of the Dutchman's visionary theories about architecture and urban society.