MOVING ARCHIVE is a social inclusion project dedicated to the investigation, through cinema and art, of social, geopolitical and environmental issues that affect the contemporary world: a programme of free meetings and screenings lasting six months (December 2019 – May 2020), that takes place in upper secondary schools, libraries and cultural recreational clubs based in Florence and in six neighbouring municipalities, addressed to a intergenerational public of citizens who study, live and work in the suburban areas of Florence.
VISIO. Moving Images After Post-Internet curated by Leonardo Bigazzi Palazzo Strozzi November 13 – December 1, 2019 Opening: Tuesday, November 12 at 6.00 pm November 13 – 17, 2019 daily from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm/Thursday 10:00 pm to 11:00 pm November 18 – December 1, 2019 daily from 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm/Thursdays 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm Free entrance Four years after its first exhibition, Lo schermo dell’arte returns to Palazzo Strozzi with VISIO. Moving Images After Post-Internet. The exhibition presents the works of the twelve artists selected for the 8th edition of VISIO offering an insight into the practice of […]
FOYER CINEMA LA COMPAGNIA November 15 – 17, 2019 from 7:00 pm until closing time Lo scherzo dell’arte is a parasitic short film festival curated by artists Roberto Fassone and Kasia Fudakowski, featuring the works of Julian Rosefeldt and Piero Steinle, Pilvi Takala, Lukas Geronimas and David Horvitz, Martin Skauen (Slideshow Johnny), Marie von Heyl, Kasia Fudakowski and Roberto Fassone. The festival focuses on the role of humor and comedy in contemporary art, featuring seven short videos, each exploring mimicry, repetition, play and trickery in unique and unexpected ways. Displayed in an unconventional presentation, namely on a screen held by either Fassone […]
On the occasion of Estate Fiorentina 2019 Lo schermo dell’arte presents a programme of four films: Controfigura, Christo – Walking on Water, Moriyama-San e The Price of Everything. The programme, that will take place in the special frame of Piazzale degli Uffizi, is part of the strategic project of Estate Fiorentina 2019 “Apriti Cinema”, film festival oraganized by Quelli della Compagnia di Fondazione Sistema Toscana and associazione Quelli dell’Alfieri.
Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival takes part in the fourth edition of Secret Florence and presents a preview of Diamantino, by Gabriel Abrantes and Daniel Schmidt, on Monday the 10th of June at 9:00 pm at Cinema La Compagnia. The film, already winner of 2018 Cannes Semaine de la Critique, is an ironic and surreal commedy on the highly topical matters of immigration and nationalist politics, that tells the story of a world-renowned but quite dumb soccer player, his two cynic sisters, scientific experiments, the secret service and a love story. Diamantino will be out in Italian cinemas the 22nd […]