Svenska!
Contemporary Swedish Cinema

March 8 - March 29 2014

Pera Film parallel to Pera Museum’s Aurora: Contemporary Nordic Glass Art temporary exhibition is presenting the film program Svenska! Contemporary Swedish Cinema. This selection focuses in particular on the cinema of Sweden; the selected eight films from the past three years explore different themes and topics through impressive, fresh and vibrant storytelling. Organized in collaboration with the Consulate General of Sweden in İstanbul, the program gives a great insight into the current state of filmmaking and creativity in Sweden.

  

in collaboration

March 8

14:00 Behind Blue Skies

16:00 The Ice Dragon

18:00 The Last Sentence

March 9

13:00 Avalon

15:00 Big Boys Gone Bananas!*

17:00 Palme

March 12

19:00 TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away from Keyboard

March 13

19:00 Big Boys Gone Bananas!*

March 14

19:00 Call Girl

March 27

19:00 Behind Blue Skies

March 28

19:00 Palme

21:00 Avalon

March 29

12:00 The Ice Dragon

14:00 TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away from Keyboard

16:00 Call Girl

19:00 The Last Sentence

Avalon

Avalon

Behind Blue Skies

Behind Blue Skies

Big Boys Gone Bananas!*

Big Boys Gone Bananas!*

Call Girl

Call Girl

Palme

Palme

The Ice Dragon

The Ice Dragon

The Last Sentence

The Last Sentence

TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away from Keyboard

TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away from Keyboard

Svenska!
Contemporary Swedish Cinema

This selection focuses in particular on the cinema of Sweden; the selected eight films from the past three years explore different themes and topics through impressive, fresh and vibrant storytelling. The program gives a great insight into the current state of filmmaking and creativity in Sweden.

Aurora

The glass artists hailing from Northern European countries, presented us here in İstanbul with contemporary interpretations of glass, a material inherited from past cultures.

Aurora

Giacometti & the Human Figure

Giacometti & the Human Figure

Giacometti worked nonstop on his sculptures, either from nature or from memory, trying to capture the universal facial expressions.  

Nam June Paik Video Art’s Pioneer

Nam June Paik Video Art’s Pioneer

Nam June Paik was video art’s pioneer (1932 –2006). It is interesting that while Warhol and Nameth were experimenting with psychedelic happenings that combined rock, film and performance, the video art pioneers Nam June Paik, Stephen Beck, Eric Siegel and Steina Vasulka were researching in a similar direction.

Bruce Nauman Look At Me!

Bruce Nauman Look At Me!

The exhibition Look at Me! Portraits and Other Fictions from the ”la Caixa” Contemporary Art Collection examines portraiture, one of the oldest artistic genres, through a significant number of works of our times. Through the exhibition we will be sharing about the artists and sections in Look At Me!.