Jaar, Lament of the Images
Paula Rodríguez Sickert, 2017, Chile, 78′
Jaar, Lament of the Images observes the creative and personal process of Alfredo Jaar, the most renowned international Chilean contemporary artist. According to Jaar, art is the last space left in society, through which one can speak honestly and profoundly about social conflicts, in a world ruled by consumption and spectacle. The film uses the artist’s work exhibited in Finland, Venice, Buenos Aires, Santiago and New York.
8th JUN/ Friday/ Fórum Lisboa 10pm