Bergman’s Shorts

  • December 22, 2018 / 13:00
  • December 29, 2018 / 17:00

Stimulantia (Episode: Daniel)

Director: Ingmar Bergman
Cast: Ingmar Bergman, Käbi Laretei, Daniel Sebastian Bergman
Sweden, 1967, 11', color
Swedish with Turkish subtitles 

Bergman's contribution to the Swedish omnibus film Stimulantia was a compilation of 16mm 'home movie' footage taken when his son Daniel was an infant.

 

Karin's Face 

Director: Ingmar Bergman
Cast: Karin Bergman, Ingmar Bergman
Sweden, 1984, 14',  color
Swedish with Turkish subtitles

Leading off with images of the strong face of Ingmar Bergman’s mother Karin, the short film shows family photographs from old albums over a period of several decades. Bergman’s very personal tribute to his mother.

 

Harald & Harald

Director: Ingmar Bergman
Cast: Björn Granath, Benny Haag, Johan Rabaeus
Sweden, 1996, 10',  color
Swedish with Turkish subtitles

Harald and Harald read out loud from Culture Commission's final report (SOU 1995:84). This short television play dedicated to the chairman of the Swedish Parliamentary Committee on Cultural Affairs.

 

The Dance of the Damned Women

Director: Ingmar Bergman
Cast: Nina Harte, Helene Friberg, Lena Wennergren, Lisbeth Zachrisson
Sweden, 1976, 10', black & white
diyalogsuz / no dialogue

The film shows four women moving in a crowded, closed room to the music of Monteverdi. They represent women living by passing on a role that is passed down to them for generations. Two of the dancers are damned souls that come to life, the third is death and the fourth a child born free, but forced into the other female roles.

Crisis

Crisis

The Magician

The Magician

The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute

After the Rehearsal

After the Rehearsal

Saraband

Saraband

Bergman’s Shorts

Bergman’s Shorts

When Metaphysical Art is Mentioned, His Name Comes to Mind <br>  Who Is Giorgio de Chirico?

When Metaphysical Art is Mentioned, His Name Comes to Mind
Who Is Giorgio de Chirico?

Giorgio de Chirico was born on July 10, 1888, in Volos, Greece, to an Italian family. His mother, Gemma Cervetto, was from a family of Genoa origin, but most likely she was born in Izmir. His father, Evaristo, was born on June 21, 1841 in the Büyükdere district of Istanbul.

Turquerie

Turquerie

Having penetrated the Balkans in the fourteenth century, conquered Constantinople in the fifteenth, and reached the gates of Vienna in the sixteenth, the Ottoman Empire long struck fear into European hearts. 

Marcel Duchamp’s Bicycle Wheel

Marcel Duchamp’s Bicycle Wheel

In 1998 Ben Jakober and Yannick Vu collaborated on an obvious remake of Marcel Duchamp’s Roue de Bicyclette, his first “readymade” object. Duchamp combined a bicycle wheel, a fork and a stool to create a machine which served no purpose, subverting accepted norms of art.