Film Night: In the Time of…
Thursday 22 March, 6pm to 7pm
Location: Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art
Running Time 37 minutes
Free, booking required.
Requiem (2007) and What Happened in Past Dragon Year (2014) by Sun Xun
Emo Nose (2015) and Jungle of Desire (2015) by Wong Ping
Anjin 1600: Edo Wonderpark (2014) by David Blandy
In the Time of… explores animations from our archive, on a range of themes encompassing time, history and social structures, The screening includes works by artists from the UK, mainland China and Hong Kong which together provide an interesting reflection on intertwining cultural identity.
The video selection embodies contrasting textures and styles that connect disparate worlds through depictions of social dysfunction, surrealistic present, and an absurd dystopia.
Post screening discussion follows.
This event is part of a wider programme of activity related to CFCCA’s library and archive, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. These free events are designed to showcase our extensive art archive and collections as we invite audiences to delve into our unique 32 year history.
This event is free, and refreshments will be provided. Booking is required.