SPECIAL PROGRAMS @ EXPERIMENTA 2015

SPECIAL PROGRAMS @ EXPERIMENTA 2015

SPECIAL CURATED PROGRAMS POLITICS OF FORM Court | Chaitanya Tamhane (12pm 26th & 27th Nov) Pati | Sohrab Hura + Noon Day Dispensary | Priya Sen (8.30pm Thurs 26th Nov) Attihanu Mattu Kanaja | MS Prakash Babu (4.30pm Fri 27th Nov) The New Wave | Chandrashekhar Nair + Prisoners of...
ARTIST PROFILES @ EXPERIMENTA 2015

ARTIST PROFILES @ EXPERIMENTA 2015

  ARTIST PROFILES@EXPERIMENTA 2015 LOUISE BOURQUE (4:30pm / Thursday 26th Nov) Bourque’s mastery of the materiality of film, her hand processing, hand tinting, manipulations of the form and image, and explosive colours are all techniques that compliment and aptly disturb her powerful and haunting autobiographical and diaristic content. BJORN MELHUS...
Experimenta 2015 SCHEDULE

Experimenta 2015 SCHEDULE

EXPERIMENTA  2015 SCHEDULE VENUE Goethe-Institut/ Max Mueller Bhavan 716, CMH Road, Indiranagar Bangalore 560 038   DAY 1 | 25th November | Wednesday 6.30pm | OPENING FILM Court |  Chaitanya Tamhane  | 116:00 | HD |  colour | sound | 2014 Bangalore Premiere: The filmmaker will be present   DAY...
EXPERIMENTA 2015 is here!

EXPERIMENTA 2015 is here!

    EXPERIMENTA, the international festival celebrating experimental film and moving image art in India is now in its 9th edition. This groundbreaking festival will showcase over 100 films and videos from across the world, host artist talks, special curated programmes and installations over 5 days at the Goethe-Institut /...
SYMPOSIUM: COMPARING EXPERIMENTAL CINEMAS 18 – 19 December 2014

SYMPOSIUM: COMPARING EXPERIMENTAL CINEMAS 18 – 19 December 2014

              Symposium: Comparing Experimental Cinemas 18 – 19 December 2014 Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology and Centre for Research and Education in Arts and Media (CREAM), University of Westminster, in collaboration with Experimenta India, present ‘Comparing Experimental Cinemas’, an international symposium on experimental...
Film Societies: When Godard Rode the 17:05 Borivli Local

Film Societies: When Godard Rode the 17:05 Borivli Local

  Amrit Gangar, film theorist, curator, historian and cinephile, believes that the film society movement in India was largely petit bourgeois. Although he was in the thick of it, in the 1970s and the years to follow, he has no illusions about its achievements. In 2005, Shai Heredia invited him...
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Hand Made Films, With Love From Canada

Hand Made Films, With Love From Canada

                              HAND MADE FILMS, WITH LOVE FROM CANADA – Presented by Scott Miller Berry 1 December 1, 2015, 13:00 : Experimenta 2015  @Srishti Institute of Art, Design & Technology : With support of Canada Council for the Arts Dandelions, Dawn Wilkinson,...
Experimenta 2015 is here!

Experimenta 2015 is here!

  EXPERIMENTA, the international festival celebrating experimental film and moving image art in India is now in its 9th edition. This groundbreaking festival will showcase over 100 films and videos from across the world, host artist talks, special curated programmes and installations over 5 days at the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan. FREE ENTRY –...
SAVE THE DATE

SAVE THE DATE

  EXPERIMENTA 2015 The International festival of moving image art in India 25 – 29 November Presented by Max Mueller Bhavan / Goethe Institut, Bangalore & Srishti Institute of Art, Design & Technology Experimenta India thanks all those who submitted their films through the Open Call. We received over 400 entries from across the world. Of...
EXPERIMENTA 2013 IS HERE

EXPERIMENTA 2013 IS HERE

EXPERIMENTA, India’s first and only independent festival celebrating moving image art is now in its 8th edition. Presented in Bangalore, India, this groundbreaking festival, is brought to you by the Experimenta Film Society. The festival will showcase over 50 films and videos from across the world, host live experimental music performances, installations, and talks over 5 days at the Goethe-Institut/Max...
The Experimenta Residency: Call for applications

The Experimenta Residency: Call for applications

                            Experimenta India announces a Call for Applications from artist filmmakers, sound artists, academics and curators from Germany, for a Residency programme in Bangalore in collaboration with The Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore The resident will be hosted by Srishti College of Art, Design...
@ Tate Modern; London Indian Film Festival June (23/24, 2012)

@ Tate Modern; London Indian Film Festival June (23/24, 2012)

This pair of screenings highlights recent risk-taking films from India including work by Desire Machine Collective, Iram Ghufran, Shreyasi Kar, Natasha Mendonca, and Ekta Mittal & Yashaswini Raghunandan. Curated by Shai Heredia, director of Experimenta India.                                     Presented...
@ VIDEOEX International Experimental Film and Video Festival

@ VIDEOEX International Experimental Film and Video Festival

EXPERIMENTA INDIA has been invited to VIDEOEX, International Experimental film & Video Festival Zürich (May 27-June3, 2012)  to showcase compelling moving image art from India at this year”s festival  The participation has been supported by Pro Helvetia – Swiss Arts Council.                            ...
CINEMA OF PRAYOGA

CINEMA OF PRAYOGA

CINEMA OF PRAYOGA is a unique touring exhibition of artists’ film and video work from India, both historical and contemporary. These films and videos were originally excavated from archives and showcased by Shai Heredia at EXPERIMENTA India between 2004 – 2006. @ TATE MODERN (15-19 September, 2006) Made available for the first time in the...
RELOCATIONS - Curated and presented by Stefanie Schulte Strathaus

RELOCATIONS – Curated and presented by Stefanie Schulte Strathaus

Goethe Institut, Bangalore in collaboration with Experimenta Film Society, and BAR1 presents, Relocations: A programme of 16 mm films from a living film archive. Curated and presented by Stefanie Schulte Strathaus. 23rd May 2012 @ Goethe Institute Bangalore Cinema is brought to a mountain village, film history is fast forwarded, a New York street view...
ITEM NUMBER, a film by Oliver Husain

ITEM NUMBER, a film by Oliver Husain

Experimenta Film Society in collaboration with GALLERYSKE invites you to the premiere of ITEM NUMBER, a film by Oliver Husain. HD Video, 16min, 2012, English (Canada/India) View trailer here:http://vimeo.com/40154676 Oliver Husain will be present for a post screening Q&A Venue: GALLERYSKE, 2. Berlie Street, Langford Town, Bangalore 560025 # +91 80 65951972 / 41120873  ...
Twinning Artists -- Twinning Cities: AVALON (Bangalore and Toronto)

Twinning Artists — Twinning Cities: AVALON (Bangalore and Toronto)

Twinning Artists — Twinning Cities: AVALON (Bangalore and Toronto) January 26 to June 3, 2012 Artists: Abhishek Hazra
 Oliver Husain
 Yashas Shetty
 Bharathesh G D Curators: Shai Heredia and Charles Reeve @ Onsite [at] OCAD U                                      ...
Natasha Mendonca's 'Jan Villa' wins the Adolfas Mekas Award @ Experimenta 2011

Natasha Mendonca’s ‘Jan Villa’ wins the Adolfas Mekas Award @ Experimenta 2011

‘Jan Villa’ Natasha Mendonca, India 2011 16mm on dvd colour & b&w sound 20mins After the monsoon floods of 2005 that submerged Bombay, the filmmaker returns to her city to examine the personal impact of the devastating event. The result is Jan Villa, a tapestry of images that studies the space of a post-colonial metropolis but in a way that...