German Mumblecore: Filme drehen, einfach so

Mit dem German Mumblecore rückt eine Spielart des deutschen Kinos ins Rampenlicht, die viel auf Improvisation setzt. Doch was sind Mumblecore-Filme genau ? und was bietet diese Bewegung der deutschen Kinolandschaft? more more

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Summer of political art

Thursday 21 June, 2007

Both the Venice Biennale and the Documenta in Kassel have taken the dark side of modernity as their theme. Looking at how the two mega-exhibitons do battle, Hanno Rauterberg prefers Kassel's investigation of evil to Venice's concession to it. (Untitled, from the series Spring-Sow-Plum-Scene, 1996, mask 6, 2003. © Aoki Ryoko)
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Art on the cutting edge?

Thursday 14 June, 2007

Is today's art no more than the fashion of the day? Are there only niches in art, each with its own cutting edge? Brigitte Werneburg asks what contemporariness means in a world where the lines are blurred between fashionable art and artistic fashion.
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