2015 Arquiteturas Film Festival
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Quodlibet

OCT 1 // THURSDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Quodlibet Ila Bêka 2005 // Italy // 84’ (Official Selection) Quodlibet is pure experience of emptying out: identity, narrative, body, space…The re-efinition of meanings starting from “degré zéro” of knowledge. Several real political…

Employee Of The Day

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Employee of the Day Christoph J Kellner & Alexander Isert 2014 // Germany // 15’ (International Competition) In a world of mass consumption, overstimulation and performance pressure three people follow their day by day routine. Two…

Resort

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Resort Martin Hrubý 2014 // Czech Republic // 24’ (Experimental competition) In the 1960s an architecturally unique resort built on the banks of Orlík reservoir became the secret getaway of the communist establishment, then later…

Misleading Innocence (Tracing What A Bridge Can Do)

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm © Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal, 2014. Misleading Innocence(tracing what a bridge can do) Francesco Garutti 2014 // Canadá // 50’ (International Competition) This film, produced by the Canadian Centre for Architecture, explores the story…

Whispering Walls

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Whispering Walls João Alexandrino AKA JAS 2014 // Portugal // 12’ (Competição Nacional) This film arises from a documentary process, in search of an imaginary place that relates written prose within a realistic reflection….

Iterance

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Iterance Sérgio Miguel Silva 2014 // Portugal // 16’ (National Competition) Contemplating ruins means facing simultaneously the present and the past, and, in a certain way, to consider what might happen in the future….

Crossed Words: Matta Clark’s Friends

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Crossed Words: Matta Clark ́s Friends Matías Cardone 2015 // Chile // 70’ (Competição Internacional) Son of the celebrated Chilean painter Roberto Matta, the artist was born in New York, where he developed his…

Red Point

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Red Point Motahareh Ahmadpour 2014 // Iran // 5’ (International Competition We are in surreall city, with big machine in center city and 2 caracter (heart&brain)and plants eyes and machine birds. City is…

Concrete Love – The Boehm-Family

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Concrete Love – The Boehm-Family Maurizius Staerkle-Drux 2014 // Germany // Switzerland // 85’ (New Talent Competition) Gottfried Böhm is widely regarded as Germany’s preeminent architect. The son of a master builder of churches, he…

The Common Wall

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm The Common Wall Bram Lattré 2014 // Belgium // 6’ (New Talent Competition) Il muro cattivo is a docu-novel on the everydayness of living in semi-detached houses in Flanders (Belgium). The story is…

The Devils’ Rope

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Devils’ Rope Sophie Bruneau 2014 // Belgium, France // 88’ (International Competition) Devil’s RopeIt is the story of a universal and familiar tool: barbed wire. It dates back to the first settlers, the…

THE LAST ZONE

1 OUT // CINEMATECA // 10pm The Last Zone Pedro Ruivo 1992 // Portugal // 80’ Portugal 1997. A nuclear accident left the the country without energy and divided between zones, where some of then were interdicted because of the contamination. The economic…

Chicala 3D

2 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Chicala 3D Observatório da Chicala 2015 // Angola, Portugal, Spain//4’ (Competição Lusofonia) Chicala is a coastal neighbourhood located in the centre of Luanda, Angola. This video was motivated by the urgency of documenting and…

Excuse me, while i Disappear

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Excuse Me, While I Disappear Michael MacGarry 2014 // Angola // 19’ (Competição Lusofonia) The film was shot on location in Kilamba Kiaxi, a new underpopulated city outside Luanda, Angola built by Chinese construction company…

PNTC

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm PNTC Coletivo Mel 2015 // Portugal // 7’ (New Talent Competition) Guiné-Bissau, Região de Cacheu. Abrill a Maio de 2014. Ao longo de dois meses, entre os quais decorreu a obra de remodelação da sede Sul…

Habitat

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Habitat Emiliano Dante 2014 // Italy // 55’ (International Competition) HABITAT – PERSONAL NOTES is a film about 5 years of life spent in L’Aquila after the earthquake, first in a tent-city, then in one of…

On The Verge

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm On the Verge Tim van den Hoff 2014 //Netherlands// 7’ (International Competition) Dating apps offer new ways to start frivolous relationships. At the same time it becomes increasingly awkward to start a conversation on…

Barbicania

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Barbicania Ila Bêka & Louise Lemoine 2014 // Italy // 90’ (Oficial Selection) On the specific request of the Art Gallery of the Barbican Centre, Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine, internationally known for their unique…

Opak

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Opak Eliane Bertschi 2014 // Switzerland // 8’ (New Talent Competition) Pass on – whatever happens. Stand still – whatever happens. Her – The city. A definite glance, tar and stones. A silent body…

The Urban Suite

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm The Urban Suite Sébastien Simon and Forest Ian Etsler 2014 // South Korea // 12’ (Experimental Competition) A historic residential district within the ancient Seoul city walls, Gyonam-dong embodies South Korea’s transformation from the…

state-theatre #5 BEIRUT

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm state-theatre #5 BEIRUT Daniel Kötter & Constanze Fischbeck 2014 // Germany, Lebanon // 65’ (Experimental Competition) The architecture of Beirut Downtown represents a segregated society with no commonly shared public space: Civil War Ruins…

Print The legend

2 OCT// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 6.30pm Print the Legend Luis Lopez & J. Clay Tweel 2014 // EUA // 100’ (Seleção Oficial) 3D printing is changing the world – from printing guns and human organs, to dismantling the world’s…

Kino-Arkitektura 3D

2 OCT// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Kino-Arkitektura 3D An under construction film. Heteroclite material from Edgar Pêra’s cine-diaries

The Emissaries Of Khalom

2 OCT// CINEMATECA // 10pm The Emissaries Of Khalom António de Macedo 1988 // Portugal // 114’ End of the 20th century. A group of scientists executes a project aiming to prevent a nuclear war with the planet Khalom. From…

Last Dance On The Main

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm Last Dance On The Main Aristofanis Soulikias 2014 // Canadá // 3’ (New Talent Competition) An animated documentary on the demolition of a row of historic buildings on Montreal’s St Laurent boulevard, also…

H2T

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm H2T Fabio Petronilli 2014 // Italy, Portugal // 18’ (National Competition) H2T documentary is the story of an urban intervention, deep inside an informal settlement close to Lisbon. People, faces, voices, the ocean…

Life In The Coffin Factory

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm Life in the Coffin Factory Alexander Dworschak 2014 // Austria // 48’ (Oficial Selection) In 1989 a group of some 30 activists acquires a property and the ruin of what used to bet…

Brasilia: City Of The Future

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Brasilia: City Of The Future Benjamin Dickinson 2015 // USA // 7’ (Oficial Selection) Let Reggie Watts be your tour guide on this surreal journey through the mystical future city of BRASILIA. Director…

Back Up Tapes From Moon And Mars

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Back Up Tapes from Moon and Mars eteam – Franziska Lamprecht and Hajoe Moderegger 2012 // USA // 34’ In 2012 eteam visits the towns of Mars and Moon Township in Pennsylvania. Their approach is documentary,…

Androids Dreams

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Androids Dream Ion de Sosa 2015 // Spain // 61’ (International Competition) It is the year 2052, on Earth, in Spain, and the final days of almost everything. The city is a string of…

Future My Love

3 OCT // SATURDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Future My Love Maja Borg 2012 // Sweden // 93’ (Oficial Selection) Future My Love is a unique love story challenging our collective and personal utopias in search of freedom. At the brink…

Ardeidae

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3h30pm Ardeidae Corrado Chiatti, Chiara Faggionato e Daniele Tucci 2014 // Itália // 13’ (New Talent Competition) A group of asian tourists arrives in the lagoon for a stay and starts a…

To Go

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3h30pm To Go Ulf Staeger 2014 // Germany // 14’ (International Competition) Rapid changes happen in the west city of Berlin. Not far from the modern changes one hits on the last tracks…

Strange & Familiar: Architecture On Fogo Island

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3h30pm Strange & Familiar: Architecture on Fogo Island Marcia Connolly e Katherine Knight 2014 // Canadá // 54’ (International Competition) Architect Todd Saunders’s buildings on Fogo Island, Newfoundland embrace the excitement of being…

The Stranger

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5h30pm The Stranger Tracey Snelling and Idan Levin 2014 // USA// 4’ (Experimental Competição) The Stranger tells the story of a man who wanders the world. As he wanders from place to place…

Between Lands

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5h30pm Between Lands Alice Jardim 2014 // Brazil // 12’ (Competição Lusofonia) Seeing with bird´s eye, from above, but also seeing the details. The ambition of extending to the maximum capacity of observing…

Double Happiness

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5h30pm Double Happiness Ella Raidel 2014 // Austria // 72’ (International Competition) Among the Chinese double happiness refers to the happiness that´s increased twofold when a couple decides to spend the rest of…

Mototanaka Dérive

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7h30pm (this video demonstrates the apparatus used to make the soundtrack for the film) Mototanaka Dérive Michael Lyons 2014 // Japan// 4’ (Experimental Competition) ES.R.T. Corporation – Sadder but wiser. Reform. Take…

Cities Potential Space

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7h30pm Cities Potential Space Gusztáv Hámos & Katja Pratschke 2014 // Germany  // 30’ (International Competition) CITIES (POTENTIAL SPACE) provides a thematic context to potential spaces in the city; it is concerned here with…

Neon

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7h30pm Neon Eric Bednarski 2014 // Poland // 52’ (Selecção Oficial) In Communist Poland the bright colours and lights of neon signs brought relief from the dullness and darkness of everyday life. The…

1+1=Una Más

3 OUT // SÁBADO// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 21h30 1+1=Una Más Olga Pohankova 2014 // Austria // 6’ (Experimental Competition) 1+1=UNA MÁS moves from logical space to the logic of the space. What we usually perceive as the horizon line is…

Institute Above-Ground

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9h30pm Institute Above-Ground Florian Zeyfang, Lisa Schmidt- Colinet, Alexander Schmoeger 2015 // Germany // 22’ (International Competition) Institute Above-Ground is a documentary narrative about visionary ar-chitecture in Cuba. The “Instituto téchnologico de…

Gas Leaks

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9h30pm Escapes de Gas Bruno Salas 2014 // Chile // 72’ (New Talent Competition) Chile, 1971. During Salvador Allende’s Government the building in which the Third Session of the United Nations Conference on…

EXPERIMENTALISMS

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMATECA // 6.30pm EXPERIMENTALISMS Curated by Marcy Saude, video artist Things to Come Graham Ellard and Stephen Johnstone 2011 // USA // 6′ Things to Come consists of abstract synchronised movement across large, highly abstract, metal and glass…

Um S Marginal

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMATECA // 6.30pm Um S Marginal José de Sá Caetano 1980 // Portugal // 91’

Gold Of Time

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Or du Temps Barbara Schröder 2015 // França // 13’ (Competição Novos Talentos) There are a thousand ways to experience space and time — and to let them enter you. “Gold…

99 DOM-INO

SEPT 30 + OCT 4 // DEBUT FILM // WEDNESDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.30 pm 4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm // 99 DOM-INO Joseph Grima, Martina Muzi (SpaceCaviar) Italy // 2014 // 50’ Inspired in part by…

The Future Is A Waste Of Time

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm The Future is a Waste of Time Michael Lightborne 2015 // Reino Unido // 18’ (Experimental Competition) A film about a time-travelling film, modernism, utopian desire, digital decay, and the demolition of John…

Free Spaces

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm Free Spaces Ina Ivanceanu 2014 // Luxembourg // 57’ (Internacional Competition) FREE SPACES, based on the SPACES project,  shows a new image of four major Eastern European cities. Ina Ivanceanu followed artists…

The Simultaneous

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.15pm The Simultaneous Eduardo Brito & Rita Medinas Faustino 2015 // Portugal // 5’ (National Competition) The juxtaposition of two layers of time originates a third one: between March 1915 and early 1917, Sonia…

Plot

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.15pm Trama Luisa Soares 2014 // Portugal // 20’ (Competição Nacional) “I allow myself to go. Wandering spaces, feeling echoes, listening memories. Grab people shaped in files, feel the cold and the emptiness…

Last Exit Alexanderplatz

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.15pm Last Exit Alexanderplatz Hans Christian Post 2015 // Germany // 56’ (Oficial Selection) Last Exit Alexanderplatz is a film about the ongoing, but politically disputed and so far unsuccessful attempt to transform…

The Reality And Other Fictions

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm A Realidade e Outras Ficções Pedro Lino 2015 // Portugal // 24’

This Was Not My Dream

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3.30pm This Was Not My Dream Gabriel Kogan, Pedro Kok 2014 // Brazil // 4’ (Competição Lusofonia) “Suzana only thinks of the house, she is in love with it”. Suzana’s ex-husband cannot…

Vilanova Artigas: O Arquitecto E A Luz

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3.30pm Vilanova Artigas: o Arquiteto e a Luz Laura Artigas & Pedro Gorsky 2015 // Brazil // 94’ (Competição Lusofonia) The documentary “Vilanova Artigas: the architect and the light” rebuilds the life of the…

Symmetries

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5.30pm Symmetries Tiago Sá Gomes 2015 // Portugal // 5’ (Competição Nacional) Symmetries is an experimental short film based on a photographic survey of Serafina and Liberdade neighborhoods. It proposes an alternative…

Monumentum

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5.30pm Monumentum Fadi Yeni Turk 2015 // Lebanon// 80’ (International Competition) Lately, some Arab countries witnessed the tearing down of several monuments representing previous regimes, leaving the floor to a new page…

Sophie Charlotte Built In 2013

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Sophie Charlotte Built in 2013 Bert Gottschalk 2014 // Germany// 10’ (Experimental Competition) A long-term observation from the center of Berlin. Black and white Super 8 recordings feature unnamed houses. Their…

The Fourth Wall

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm The Fourth Wall Marie-Françoise Plissart 2013 // Belgic // 50’ (International Competition) The Fourth Wall relates the construction, on the Emulation site, of the Theatre de Liage, inaugurated in October 2013….

Copan

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Copan Cândida Pinto, Rodrigo Lobo, Marco Carrasqueira & Alexandre Ferrada 2014 // Portugal // 47’ (Oficial Selection) COPAN In downtown São Paulo, there’s a building like no other. Designed by Oscar…

Oscar Niemeyer, The Fight Is Long

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Oscar Niemeyer, A Luta é Longa Bernardo Pinheiro 2015 // Brazil // 52’ (Oficial Selection) Produced during the last years of Oscar Niemeyer’s life, the documentary “The fight is long” shows his…

Quodlibet

OCT 1 // THURSDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Quodlibet Ila Bêka 2005 // Italy // 84’ (Official Selection) Quodlibet is pure experience of emptying out: identity, narrative, body, space…The re-efinition of meanings starting from “degré zéro” of knowledge. Several real political…

Employee Of The Day

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Employee of the Day Christoph J Kellner & Alexander Isert 2014 // Germany // 15’ (International Competition) In a world of mass consumption, overstimulation and performance pressure three people follow their day by day routine. Two…

Resort

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Resort Martin Hrubý 2014 // Czech Republic // 24’ (Experimental competition) In the 1960s an architecturally unique resort built on the banks of Orlík reservoir became the secret getaway of the communist establishment, then later…

Misleading Innocence (Tracing What A Bridge Can Do)

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm © Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal, 2014. Misleading Innocence(tracing what a bridge can do) Francesco Garutti 2014 // Canadá // 50’ (International Competition) This film, produced by the Canadian Centre for Architecture, explores the story…

Whispering Walls

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Whispering Walls João Alexandrino AKA JAS 2014 // Portugal // 12’ (Competição Nacional) This film arises from a documentary process, in search of an imaginary place that relates written prose within a realistic reflection….

Iterance

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Iterance Sérgio Miguel Silva 2014 // Portugal // 16’ (National Competition) Contemplating ruins means facing simultaneously the present and the past, and, in a certain way, to consider what might happen in the future….

Crossed Words: Matta Clark’s Friends

1 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Crossed Words: Matta Clark ́s Friends Matías Cardone 2015 // Chile // 70’ (Competição Internacional) Son of the celebrated Chilean painter Roberto Matta, the artist was born in New York, where he developed his…

Chicala 3D

2 OCT // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Chicala 3D Observatório da Chicala 2015 // Angola, Portugal, Spain//4’ (Competição Lusofonia) Chicala is a coastal neighbourhood located in the centre of Luanda, Angola. This video was motivated by the urgency of documenting and…

Excuse me, while i Disappear

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Excuse Me, While I Disappear Michael MacGarry 2014 // Angola // 19’ (Competição Lusofonia) The film was shot on location in Kilamba Kiaxi, a new underpopulated city outside Luanda, Angola built by Chinese construction company…

PNTC

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm PNTC Coletivo Mel 2015 // Portugal // 7’ (New Talent Competition) Guiné-Bissau, Região de Cacheu. Abrill a Maio de 2014. Ao longo de dois meses, entre os quais decorreu a obra de remodelação da sede Sul…

Habitat

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.45pm Habitat Emiliano Dante 2014 // Italy // 55’ (International Competition) HABITAT – PERSONAL NOTES is a film about 5 years of life spent in L’Aquila after the earthquake, first in a tent-city, then in one of…

On The Verge

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm On the Verge Tim van den Hoff 2014 //Netherlands// 7’ (International Competition) Dating apps offer new ways to start frivolous relationships. At the same time it becomes increasingly awkward to start a conversation on…

Barbicania

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Barbicania Ila Bêka & Louise Lemoine 2014 // Italy // 90’ (Oficial Selection) On the specific request of the Art Gallery of the Barbican Centre, Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine, internationally known for their unique…

Opak

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Opak Eliane Bertschi 2014 // Switzerland // 8’ (New Talent Competition) Pass on – whatever happens. Stand still – whatever happens. Her – The city. A definite glance, tar and stones. A silent body…

The Urban Suite

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm The Urban Suite Sébastien Simon and Forest Ian Etsler 2014 // South Korea // 12’ (Experimental Competition) A historic residential district within the ancient Seoul city walls, Gyonam-dong embodies South Korea’s transformation from the…

state-theatre #5 BEIRUT

2 OCT// FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm state-theatre #5 BEIRUT Daniel Kötter & Constanze Fischbeck 2014 // Germany, Lebanon // 65’ (Experimental Competition) The architecture of Beirut Downtown represents a segregated society with no commonly shared public space: Civil War Ruins…

Last Dance On The Main

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm Last Dance On The Main Aristofanis Soulikias 2014 // Canadá // 3’ (New Talent Competition) An animated documentary on the demolition of a row of historic buildings on Montreal’s St Laurent boulevard, also…

H2T

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm H2T Fabio Petronilli 2014 // Italy, Portugal // 18’ (National Competition) H2T documentary is the story of an urban intervention, deep inside an informal settlement close to Lisbon. People, faces, voices, the ocean…

Life In The Coffin Factory

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm Life in the Coffin Factory Alexander Dworschak 2014 // Austria // 48’ (Oficial Selection) In 1989 a group of some 30 activists acquires a property and the ruin of what used to bet…

Brasilia: City Of The Future

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Brasilia: City Of The Future Benjamin Dickinson 2015 // USA // 7’ (Oficial Selection) Let Reggie Watts be your tour guide on this surreal journey through the mystical future city of BRASILIA. Director…

Back Up Tapes From Moon And Mars

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Back Up Tapes from Moon and Mars eteam – Franziska Lamprecht and Hajoe Moderegger 2012 // USA // 34’ In 2012 eteam visits the towns of Mars and Moon Township in Pennsylvania. Their approach is documentary,…

Androids Dreams

3 OCT // SATURDAY// FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm Androids Dream Ion de Sosa 2015 // Spain // 61’ (International Competition) It is the year 2052, on Earth, in Spain, and the final days of almost everything. The city is a string of…

Future My Love

3 OCT // SATURDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 9.45pm Future My Love Maja Borg 2012 // Sweden // 93’ (Oficial Selection) Future My Love is a unique love story challenging our collective and personal utopias in search of freedom. At the brink…

Free Spaces

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 3.15pm Free Spaces Ina Ivanceanu 2014 // Luxembourg // 57’ (Internacional Competition) FREE SPACES, based on the SPACES project,  shows a new image of four major Eastern European cities. Ina Ivanceanu followed artists…

The Simultaneous

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.15pm The Simultaneous Eduardo Brito & Rita Medinas Faustino 2015 // Portugal // 5’ (National Competition) The juxtaposition of two layers of time originates a third one: between March 1915 and early 1917, Sonia…

Plot

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.15pm Trama Luisa Soares 2014 // Portugal // 20’ (Competição Nacional) “I allow myself to go. Wandering spaces, feeling echoes, listening memories. Grab people shaped in files, feel the cold and the emptiness…

Last Exit Alexanderplatz

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 5.15pm Last Exit Alexanderplatz Hans Christian Post 2015 // Germany // 56’ (Oficial Selection) Last Exit Alexanderplatz is a film about the ongoing, but politically disputed and so far unsuccessful attempt to transform…

The Reality And Other Fictions

4 OCT // SUNDAY // FÓRUM LISBOA // 7.45pm A Realidade e Outras Ficções Pedro Lino 2015 // Portugal // 24’

Red Point

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Red Point Motahareh Ahmadpour 2014 // Iran // 5’ (International Competition We are in surreall city, with big machine in center city and 2 caracter (heart&brain)and plants eyes and machine birds. City is…

Concrete Love – The Boehm-Family

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Concrete Love – The Boehm-Family Maurizius Staerkle-Drux 2014 // Germany // Switzerland // 85’ (New Talent Competition) Gottfried Böhm is widely regarded as Germany’s preeminent architect. The son of a master builder of churches, he…

The Common Wall

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm The Common Wall Bram Lattré 2014 // Belgium // 6’ (New Talent Competition) Il muro cattivo is a docu-novel on the everydayness of living in semi-detached houses in Flanders (Belgium). The story is…

The Devils’ Rope

1 OCT // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Devils’ Rope Sophie Bruneau 2014 // Belgium, France // 88’ (International Competition) Devil’s RopeIt is the story of a universal and familiar tool: barbed wire. It dates back to the first settlers, the…

Print The legend

2 OCT// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 6.30pm Print the Legend Luis Lopez & J. Clay Tweel 2014 // EUA // 100’ (Seleção Oficial) 3D printing is changing the world – from printing guns and human organs, to dismantling the world’s…

Kino-Arkitektura 3D

2 OCT// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Kino-Arkitektura 3D An under construction film. Heteroclite material from Edgar Pêra’s cine-diaries

Ardeidae

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3h30pm Ardeidae Corrado Chiatti, Chiara Faggionato e Daniele Tucci 2014 // Itália // 13’ (New Talent Competition) A group of asian tourists arrives in the lagoon for a stay and starts a…

To Go

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3h30pm To Go Ulf Staeger 2014 // Germany // 14’ (International Competition) Rapid changes happen in the west city of Berlin. Not far from the modern changes one hits on the last tracks…

Strange & Familiar: Architecture On Fogo Island

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3h30pm Strange & Familiar: Architecture on Fogo Island Marcia Connolly e Katherine Knight 2014 // Canadá // 54’ (International Competition) Architect Todd Saunders’s buildings on Fogo Island, Newfoundland embrace the excitement of being…

The Stranger

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5h30pm The Stranger Tracey Snelling and Idan Levin 2014 // USA// 4’ (Experimental Competição) The Stranger tells the story of a man who wanders the world. As he wanders from place to place…

Between Lands

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5h30pm Between Lands Alice Jardim 2014 // Brazil // 12’ (Competição Lusofonia) Seeing with bird´s eye, from above, but also seeing the details. The ambition of extending to the maximum capacity of observing…

Double Happiness

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5h30pm Double Happiness Ella Raidel 2014 // Austria // 72’ (International Competition) Among the Chinese double happiness refers to the happiness that´s increased twofold when a couple decides to spend the rest of…

Mototanaka Dérive

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7h30pm (this video demonstrates the apparatus used to make the soundtrack for the film) Mototanaka Dérive Michael Lyons 2014 // Japan// 4’ (Experimental Competition) ES.R.T. Corporation – Sadder but wiser. Reform. Take…

Cities Potential Space

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7h30pm Cities Potential Space Gusztáv Hámos & Katja Pratschke 2014 // Germany  // 30’ (International Competition) CITIES (POTENTIAL SPACE) provides a thematic context to potential spaces in the city; it is concerned here with…

Neon

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7h30pm Neon Eric Bednarski 2014 // Poland // 52’ (Selecção Oficial) In Communist Poland the bright colours and lights of neon signs brought relief from the dullness and darkness of everyday life. The…

1+1=Una Más

3 OUT // SÁBADO// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 21h30 1+1=Una Más Olga Pohankova 2014 // Austria // 6’ (Experimental Competition) 1+1=UNA MÁS moves from logical space to the logic of the space. What we usually perceive as the horizon line is…

Institute Above-Ground

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9h30pm Institute Above-Ground Florian Zeyfang, Lisa Schmidt- Colinet, Alexander Schmoeger 2015 // Germany // 22’ (International Competition) Institute Above-Ground is a documentary narrative about visionary ar-chitecture in Cuba. The “Instituto téchnologico de…

Gas Leaks

3 OCT // SATURDAY// CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9h30pm Escapes de Gas Bruno Salas 2014 // Chile // 72’ (New Talent Competition) Chile, 1971. During Salvador Allende’s Government the building in which the Third Session of the United Nations Conference on…

This Was Not My Dream

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3.30pm This Was Not My Dream Gabriel Kogan, Pedro Kok 2014 // Brazil // 4’ (Competição Lusofonia) “Suzana only thinks of the house, she is in love with it”. Suzana’s ex-husband cannot…

Vilanova Artigas: O Arquitecto E A Luz

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 3.30pm Vilanova Artigas: o Arquiteto e a Luz Laura Artigas & Pedro Gorsky 2015 // Brazil // 94’ (Competição Lusofonia) The documentary “Vilanova Artigas: the architect and the light” rebuilds the life of the…

Symmetries

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5.30pm Symmetries Tiago Sá Gomes 2015 // Portugal // 5’ (Competição Nacional) Symmetries is an experimental short film based on a photographic survey of Serafina and Liberdade neighborhoods. It proposes an alternative…

Monumentum

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 5.30pm Monumentum Fadi Yeni Turk 2015 // Lebanon// 80’ (International Competition) Lately, some Arab countries witnessed the tearing down of several monuments representing previous regimes, leaving the floor to a new page…

Sophie Charlotte Built In 2013

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Sophie Charlotte Built in 2013 Bert Gottschalk 2014 // Germany// 10’ (Experimental Competition) A long-term observation from the center of Berlin. Black and white Super 8 recordings feature unnamed houses. Their…

Gold Of Time

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm Or du Temps Barbara Schröder 2015 // França // 13’ (Competição Novos Talentos) There are a thousand ways to experience space and time — and to let them enter you. “Gold…

The Fourth Wall

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 7.30pm The Fourth Wall Marie-Françoise Plissart 2013 // Belgic // 50’ (International Competition) The Fourth Wall relates the construction, on the Emulation site, of the Theatre de Liage, inaugurated in October 2013….

Copan

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Copan Cândida Pinto, Rodrigo Lobo, Marco Carrasqueira & Alexandre Ferrada 2014 // Portugal // 47’ (Oficial Selection) COPAN In downtown São Paulo, there’s a building like no other. Designed by Oscar…

Oscar Niemeyer, The Fight Is Long

4 OCT // SUNDAY // CINEMA CITY ALVALADE // 9.30pm Oscar Niemeyer, A Luta é Longa Bernardo Pinheiro 2015 // Brazil // 52’ (Oficial Selection) Produced during the last years of Oscar Niemeyer’s life, the documentary “The fight is long” shows his…

THE LAST ZONE

1 OUT // CINEMATECA // 10pm The Last Zone Pedro Ruivo 1992 // Portugal // 80’ Portugal 1997. A nuclear accident left the the country without energy and divided between zones, where some of then were interdicted because of the contamination. The economic…

The Emissaries Of Khalom

2 OCT// CINEMATECA // 10pm The Emissaries Of Khalom António de Macedo 1988 // Portugal // 114’ End of the 20th century. A group of scientists executes a project aiming to prevent a nuclear war with the planet Khalom. From…

EXPERIMENTALISMS

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMATECA // 6.30pm EXPERIMENTALISMS Curated by Marcy Saude, video artist Things to Come Graham Ellard and Stephen Johnstone 2011 // USA // 6′ Things to Come consists of abstract synchronised movement across large, highly abstract, metal and glass…

Um S Marginal

3 OCT // SATURDAY // CINEMATECA // 6.30pm Um S Marginal José de Sá Caetano 1980 // Portugal // 91’

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