Ph: Courtesy of the artist & ATOPOS CVC TextMe_Lab:"TOPOS” by Antoinetta Angelidi, hosted by ATOPOS CVC at Greek Film Archive Foundation “TOPOS” by Antoinetta Angelidi
Introduction by Rea Wallden
plus Q&A with filmmaker
The relationship between image and text has interested experimental filmmakers almost from the beginning of cinema. Different methods of combining film and language / poetry have been proposed and introduced as terms in various phases of the 20th century,
One of the most unknown figures of the dadaist scene, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven aka the Baroness, whose work was widely made available in 2015, is for some the “grandmother” of performance art. Combining groundbreaking language, provocative performance and a bohemian lifestyle, the Baroness is one of the most eccentric figures of 20th-century art.
In the context of #TextMe_Lab, Sofia Bempeza will present a talk focusing on the work and biography of the Baroness, while Al