CENTRALE CINEMA – The naked Belgian

04.03.2020 – 12:30
Pick-nick welcome !
7 € projection + expo ; 5 € projection ; 3 € students

The naked Belgian. A film by Johannes Bucher and Jurgen Buedts (52’ – NL, French subtitles)

With: Herman Selleslags, Carl De Keyzer, Freya Maes, Gert Jochems, Jimmy Kets and Charlotte Lybeer.

“You can only perfectly define your own tribe. It is not by chance that many people believe that taking a photograph is akin to stealing a soul. The person photographing its own tribe or social class freezes the soul, at least at that moment.” (Nan Goldin, 1991)

In today’s consumer society, the traditionally frugal Belgian has become a post-modern hedonist being. What do Belgians do in their leisure time? They fish, camp, go to amusement parks, watch football games or beauty pageants, disguise themselves as teddy bears in large gatherings. Six photographers unveil their intimacy…

 

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