FilmPlatform presents

Music in film and literature

writers of the evening
T.S Høeg and Morten Søndergaard:

Tuesday, November 7, at 8 pm at
Literaturhaus, Møllegade 7, 2200 Kbh. N.

This evening will be a chance to watch some seldom screened short films and listen to some fabulous poetry and writing. The theme of the night is Music.
The short films will be:

Woyzecks Sidste Symfoni (Woyzeck’s Last Symphony) (2001, 40 minutes long) by Nikolaj Arcel from Denmark. It is about a world famous Czechoslovakian composer who migrates to Denmark where he has to compose music for porn movies to make money.
The film won the Grand Prix at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival in 2002.

Torzija (from 2002, 13 minutes long) by Stefan Arsenijevic from Slovenia.
The film is about a choir that tries to escape from Sarajevo to Paris but is delayed by a pregnant cow having a complicated delivery.
The film is the product of a rare cooperation between artists from three different Baltic countries. The scriptwriter and the actors are from Bosnia, the director is from Serbia and the production is from Slovenia.
Torzija has won a number of international prizes. Among other the prizes of best short film at the Berlin International Film Festival and European Film Awards 2003.

After a short break the writers T.S Høeg and Morten Søndergaard will read some selected extracts from their works. Afterwards the audience has an opportunity to pose questions to the invited authors.

FilmPlatform is supported by BG-Bank, Københavns Kulturfond and Kunststyrelsen.

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