Alumni-talk 2020 Several Sides of Selfies

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The alumni meeting 2020 was transformed into an online meeting in Museum van Loon. Madelon Simons (Art History), Patricia Pisters (media studies) and others about the old and modern self portrait. 

 

ICPR2020 - Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research

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The Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research 2020 will take place online from 24-27 September 2020.

See for more information the website. Listen to an interview about psychedelics today with Joost Breeksema, director

of Stichting Open andorganizer of the conference here.

Little Joe's 'Mad Scientist'

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Jessica Hausner's reinvention of Frankenstein as a female scientist in a very different world than

Mary Shelley's original one. Deliciously eerie and smart. The trailer is here.

Mati Diop's Atlantics

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One of the very gripping reinventions of the poetics of horror. 

Atlantics - Best recommandation on Netflix 2019. See here for the trailer.

For the International Film Festival Rotterdam I made a video essay (in the Critics Choice program) which you can see here.

System Crasher

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Nora Fingscheidt's System Crasher: Must see... Chilling, Moving, Desperate, Powerful.

See the trailer here.

Spoor

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Spoor (Agnieszka Holland 2017) is an amazing and unusual 'eco-horror' film that is worthwhile

checking out. Here's the trailer. It takes you through the seasons with many surprising elements.