Jyoti Mistry: We Come In Peace, They Said
Thu May 30, 2024, 18:00 h
Österreichisches Filmmuseum

Cause of Death (AT/ZA 2020, 20 min)
When I Grow Up I Want To Be A Black Man (AT/ZA 2017, 10 min)
Loving in Between (AT/ZA 2023, 18 min)

Jyoti Mistry’s archival trilogy on race, gender, and sexuality deals with the racialization of Black masculinity and racist violence, intersectional sexism and femicide, queer sexuality and love. The footage …

Susan Mogul
Wed April 24, 2024 - Thu April 25, 2024, 6 p.m.
Österreichisches Filmmuseum

Who is Susan Mogul? Part of the answer to this question can be found in the pioneering video artworks she made in the early 1970s, which took the form of a performative autobiography staged before the camera. If what we see is to be believed, then Susan Mogul is a decidedly witty feminist with an engaging and expressive laugh, whose work focuses o…

Hito Steyerl
Wed Dec. 6, 2023 - Fri Dec. 8, 2023, 6 p.m.
Österreichisches Filmmuseum / Austrian Film Museum

Hito Steyerl needs no introduction. The Munich-born artist, filmmaker, theorist and professor and her work have in the past few years been present at nearly every major event in the art world (documenta, Venice Biennale, Skulptur Projekte Münster, etc.) and she is perceived as one of the most influential contemporary artists. Encompassing eve…

Christiana Perschon: Experiences In The Moment
Mon June 5, 2023, 19:00 h
Metro Kinokulturhaus / VIS Vienna Shorts 2023

Christiana Perschon approaches her “chosen relatives” Tatjana Gamerith, Linda Christanell, Karin Mack, Lieselott Beschorner, and Isolde Maria Joham without putting the act of documenting or visualizing in the limelight. “To me, this is about the instant of recording,” says Perschon, “a total experience in the moment.&…

in person: Serpil Turhan
Fri May 5, 2023 - Sat May 6, 2023, 6 p.m.
Österreichisches Filmmuseum

How we speak to each other is always shaped by our relationship to the other person, by our social ties. Serpil Turhan, filmmaker, visiting professor at the HfG Karlsruhe and actress in films by Thomas Arslan or Rudolf Thome, among others, emphasizes the form of conversation as a social act that points in different directions and does not automati…

In person: Flatform – Movements of an impossible time (film program & book launch)
Tue Jan. 10, 2023 - Wed Jan. 11, 2023, 8 p.m.
Stadtkino im Künstlerhaus 10. Jän 2023/20h + mumok Bibliothek 11. Jän 2023/18h

Flatform calls itself a "collective artist" rather than an "artists collective", all steps in the development and production of new projects are defined as collaborative work. Flatform was founded in 2006 by originally three media artists in Milan, today the core consists of Annamaria Martena and Roberto Taroni with changing collaborators.

In their…

in person: Angela Christlieb – Film program and Live-Concert: Blueblut
Fri July 1, 2022, 20:30 h
Österreichisches Filmmuseum

Angela Christlieb (born 1965, Southern Germany) studied under VALIE EXPORT and Heinz Emigholz at Berlin's University of the Arts. In 1997, after a series of short film works on S8 and 16mm, she relocated to New York where in 2002 she completed Cinemania, her successful documentary about "movie nerds" (co-directed by Stephen Kijak). Christlieb has …

in person || Spotlight: Laura Huertas Millán - Image Policies
Sat May 28, 2022, 18:00 h
Österreichisches Filmmuseum

It must be possible to tell history differently. This premise could be read as a guiding principle in the work of Laura Huertas Millán. The Columbian-born artist studied at Studio Le Fresnoy and the École des Beaux Arts in Paris before participating from 2014 to 2017 in the Harvard Sensory Ethnography Lab, founded by Lucien Castaing-…

Thu April 21, 2022 - Tue April 26, 2022, 10 p.m.
Anthology Film Archives // New York

In Friedl Kubelka vom Gröller’s work, the moving image and still photography are always interrelated. For many of her film projects she first photographs her protagonists as a way of getting closer to them. The earliest films stem from a desire to hold onto a moment by capturing a face or facial expression, inspired by the flair of the …

In person: Klub Zwei
Thu March 31, 2022, 18:00 h
Österreichisches Filmmuseum

Since 1992, Simone Bader and Jo Schmeiser have collaborated under the name Klub Zwei at the "intersection of art, film, and new media," to use their words, and have focused especially on socio-political topics and how they are represented.
At one point in Phaidon – Verlage im Exil (2007), the words "De-automatization of perception" appe…