CENTRALE CINEMA – HELENA ALMEIDA

16-01 2019 – 12:30
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7 € projection + expo ; 5 € projection ; 3 € students

Helena Almeida – Pintura habitada- A film by Joana Ascensao
(2006 – 52’- POR sub. FR)

Considered as one of the major figures of contemporary art, Helena Almeida became a figurehead of performance and conceptual art in the seventies. Her work focuses on the importance of the body. A conflicting subject for political and personal expression, the human body confronts the surrounding world to better manipulate it. The film takes place in the studio of the artist in a place where her partially obscured or fragmented body becomes the stake of the creative process of the artist and the filmmaker.

In partnership with the Centre du Film sur l’Art.