Director: Julian Rosefeldt ● Starring: Cate Blanchett, Erika Bauer, Ruby Bustamante.
Roaming the extraordinary streets and buildings of Berlin, in no less than thirteen guises, Cate Blanchett recites the manifestos of major modern artists and art movements. An unlikely premise? Perhaps! Yet, whether she’s declaiming Dada at a funeral eulogy, snarling Situationism as a punk rocker or shaping young minds as a Godard-quoting primary school teacher, Blanchett is utterly captivating. This unique film is hilarious, absurd, poignant and delivers a “hypnotic fascination” (The Guardian) in its celebration of ideas, architecture and transformative acting.
Plus a BRIT School Showcase film, screened in partnership with the School’s Film & Media Production department. For this film we are showing Turnips (U) (4.53 mins), directed by Clint Frift. A Borough Market stall holder discusses how the market has changed over the years.
With one screening at 7.30pm ONLY.