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Electromagnetic. Exhibition programme

Time: 30.01.14  18:00–20:00
Venue: Kumu auditorium
Price: Free

Director Hans Richter, Germany 1926, 3,5 min

The short experimental film "Filmstudie" from the director Hans Richter examines the possibilities of the film medium in creating transformations of time and space by manipulating with camera functions, film frame and the screen.

La passion de Jeanne d'Arc
Director Carl Theodor Dreyer, France 1928, 97 min
With Danish and English titles

"La passion de Jeanne d'Arc" (The Passion of Joan of Arc) is a silent film from the most notable director of Danish cinema, Carl Theodor Dreyer. The film is highly recognized for the role of Renée Jeanne Falconetti as the religious saint Joan of Arc, and for the camera work.

The film programme accompanies the exhibition "Electromagnetic. Modern Art in Northern Europe 1918–1931" and introduces notable directors and actors from Scandinavia who played important roles in the history of avant-garde cinema.

Film screenings on 30 January, 13 February and 27 March in the Kumu auditorium, free admission.