A film program presenting different enactments of refuge and sanctuary through thinking communally, dancing collectively, dreaming with future ancestors, and staying slippery between categories. The programme is curated for Refuge: fleeing, flowing, leaking edition of the Studium Generale Gerrit Rietveld Academie.The selected shorts use various film techniques and narrative structures, alongside human and beyond-human actors. Popcorn and soda will be served! The title is borrowed from the title of a film by Campbell X.
Still We Thrive (2021), Campbell X
Isn’t It A Beautiful World (2021), Joseph Wilson
Becoming Male in the Middle Ages (2022), Pedro Neves Marques
Olho da Rua (2022), Jonathas de Andrade
Handbook (2021), Pavel Mozhar
In Vitro (2019), Larissa Sansour & Søren Lind
The Mermaids, Or Aiden In Wonderland (2018), Karrabing Film Collective