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Karl Marx

NEWS FROM IDEOLOGICAL ANTIQUITY

NEXT SHOWING – SUN 3 OCTOBER, 12:00
LANGUAGE: German
ACTORS: Oksana Bulgakova, Dietmar Dath, Hans Magnus Enzensberger
COUNTRY: Germany
DIRECTOR: Alexander Kluge
http://www.cornerhouse.org/film/info.aspx?ID=3291&page=0

NEWS FROM IDEOLOGICAL ANTIQUITY: MARX – EISENSTEIN – DAS KAPITAL (NACHRICHTEN AUS DER IDEOLOGISCHEN ANTIKE: MARX – EISENSTEIN – DAS KAPITAL)
Dir Alexander Kluge
Showing as part of Abandon Normal Devices (AND) 2010

In German with full English subtitles
Germany, 2008 – 570 mins

SYNOPSIS:
On 12 October 1927, after already having concluded the filming of October, his troubled dramatisation of the October Revolution, Sergei Eisenstein noted: ‘A firm decision is to film Das Kapital, with screenplay by K. Marx – formally, that’s the only way out.’ His plan never came to fruition. Eighty-one years later, Alexander Kluge, one of the key figures of the New German Cinema, constructs a monument to Eisenstein’s unrealised project, for which he enlisted help of, among others, Dietmar Dath, Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Hannelore Hoger, Oskar Negt, Sophie Roise, Werner Schroeter, Peter Sloterdijk, Tom Tykwer, and Joseph Vogl.

Screening as part of Abandon Normal Devices, produced by Cornerhouse, FACT and folly: see the full programme on the AND festival website.

PRICE
£15 full / £12.50 concs
This screening will include two 20 minute intervals. A valid ticket is required for re-admission to the screening.

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