Ekrani i Artit 2nd edition
Shkoder, May 25 – 27, 2018

Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival and Art House present the second edition of Ekrani i Artit. From May 25 until 27, 2018 at Shkoder (Albania) will be held a screening program, meeting and musical performances. For the occasion will be invited personalities from Albanian and Italian art world, to create a connection among the countries thanks to arts and culture. One of the main goal of the festival is also to revitalize the role of the Cinema Millenium in Scutari that will host a screening program of film’s from Lo schermo dell’arte’s archive and a selection of video presented in the exhibition Directing the Real: Artists’ Film and Video in the 2010s.
In the same days, at Art House, Albanian video artists will have the possibility to do a studio visit with curator of project VISIO Leonardo Bigazzi.

Art House is a project by Adrian and Melisa Paci that aims to bring to Shkodër, their hometown, the contribution of personalities affirmed in the panorama of contemporary art and international culture through exhibitions, workshops, conversation cycles, residences, study visits etc. The initiative takes place in the house of Adrian conceived as a meeting place between artists, scholars, writers to deepen the problems of contemporary art in the intimate dimension of the home, which simplifies the communication and makes it close and friendly.

Ekrani i Artit is organized in collaboration with: Ambasciata d’Italia, Istituto Italiano di Cultura a Tirana, Ministero della Cultura dell’Albania, Centro Giovani ARKA and Museo Nazionale della Fotografia Marubi.

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May 25 – 27, 2018
Rruga Shtjefen Gjeçovi, 15 – Shkoder, Albania
Bulevardi Skenderbeu, Shkoder, Albania
Rruga Paloke Kurti,1
Rruga Kolë Idromeno 32, Shkoder, Albania
Sheshi Demokracia 1, Shkoder, Albania

Free entrance until capacity is reached
Film: original language with Albanian subtitles

Cinema Millenium
5.00 pm
Opening ceremony

5.30 pm
Equivalent Units
by Danilo Correale, 2017, 19′

6.00 pm
Koudelka, Shooting Holy Land
by Gilad Baram, Czech Republic, Israel, Germany, 2015, 71’

Art House
10.30 am
Public talk with Rä Di Martino

Teatro Migjeni
12.30 pm
Performance by Admir Shkurtaj and Guido Distante

Cinema Millenium
5.30 pm
Deep Sleep
by Basma Alsharif, 2014, 13′

6.00 pm
Thomas Hirschhorn – Gramsci Monument
by Angelo Alfredo Lüdin, Switzerland, 2015, 94′

8.00 pm
In Art We Trust
by Benoît Rossel, Switzerland, France, 2017, 85′

Museo Nazionale della Fotografia “Marubi”
12.00 pm
Book launch Dhoma e Drishtme (La chambre claire) by Roland Barthes, translated in Albanian by Zef Paci.

Cinema Millenium
5.00 pm
It Would Not Be Possible to Leave Planet Earth Unless Gravity Existed
by Driant Zeneli, 2017, 13′

5.30 pm
by Yuri Ancarani, Italy, 2014, 30′

7.30 pm
by Rä Di Martino, Italy, Switzerland, France, Marocco, 2017, 74′

Centro Giovani Arka
9:00 pm
Concert by Admir Shkurtaj and Guido Distante