CINEMA FUTURES

CINEMA FUTURES

A film by Michael Palm, 2016, 126 min, HD 16:9.
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The “digital revolution” reached the cinema late and was chiefly styled as a techno­logical advancement. Today, in an era where analog celluloid strips are disappear­ing, and given the diversity of digital moving picture formats, there is much more at stake.
Are the world’s film archives on the brink of a dark age?
Are we facing the massive loss of collective audiovisual memory?
Is film dying, or just changing?

With Martin Scorsese, Christopher Nolan, Tacita Dean, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, David Bordwell, Tom Gunning, Jacques Rancière, Margaret Bodde, Paolo Cherchi Usai, Nicole Brenez, Michael Friend, Greg Lukow, Mike Mashon, and many others.

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CINEMA FUTURES

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  • CINEMA FUTURES - 126 min., DEUTSCH

    Cinema Futures ist ein Dokumentarfilm über Gegenwart und Zukunft von Film und Kino in der Ära des Digitalen. In einzelnen Episoden und filmischen Aphorismen werden Zukunftsszenarien, kulturelle Ängste aber auch verheißungsvolle Utopien skizziert, die den epochalen Übergang von der etwa hundertzwa...

  • CINEMA FUTURES - 126 min., ENGLISH

    Cinema Futures is a documentary film about the present and future of film and the cinema in the digital era. In individual episodes and cinematic aphorisms, future scenarios, cultural fears and promising utopias are sketched out, accompanying the epochal transition from an approximately 120-year ...