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Programme 3: Mindfulness

Cortesía de Institute for New Feeling

Films, Screenings, Talks

Programme 3: Mindfulness


25 September 2018

07:00 pm - 08:30 pm

La Casa Encendida
Ronda de Valencia, 2

Screening Room

Undermined Traditions

Mindfulness or being fully present in the now is a very popular concept in 21st-century Western society. However, it is actually a Buddhist meditation practice, blanched and stripped of all oriental and religious aspects and terminology.

  • This is presence, directed by the Institute for New Feeling. USA, 2017. 17'

  • Pardes (Orchard), directed by Yael Bartana. Israel, 2015. 71'

Post-film discussion with Sonia García López and Quiela Nuc, curator of the cycle

Activities Cycle Undermined Traditions From 18 to 27 September 2018 Open/close cycle
  • 18 September 2018
    Programme 1: We Are Our Images
    Films, Screenings Programme 1: We Are Our Images

    This session takes a closer look at archaeology and iconography as disciplines which have supported and justified (…)

  • 20 September 2018
    Programme 2: Songs of Hain
    Films, Screenings, Talks Programme 2: Songs of Hain

    In Songs of Hain, the performativity of ancient dances and ceremonies is revived and modernised by bodies and voices (…)

  • 27 September 2018
    Programme 4: Towards a Queer Ethnography
    Films, Screenings, Talks Programme 4: Towards a Queer Ethnography

    In the denaturalisation and departure from the dominant linearity of history proposed by the new ethnography, queer (…)

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