In this surreal fable told by Jan Němec, a picnic becomes a lesson in political hierarchy when the main characters are abducted by mysterious strangers and made to submit to their authority.
A Report on the Party and the Guests, directed by Jan Němec. Czechoslovakia, 1966. 71´. 35 mm. Original soundtrack with Spanish subtitles
*To ensure optimum viewing conditions, the film will not begin until the sun goes down.
From 01 to 02 July 2017Performances "PARTY" by Beaches
PARTY is an immersion in dance and sound art for an audience of ten (…)
02 July 2017Concerts Inducing the Pleasure Dreams & Suso Saiz
The Magnetic Terrace opens this year's programme with a deluxe collaboration between two living legends of the Spanish (…)
08 July 2017Films, Screenings "The Big Feast" by Marco Ferreri
A film that brings together four legendary European actors to offer a provocative reflection on consumer society.
09 July 2017Concerts Kyoka
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15 July 2017Films, Screenings "Paris Is Burning" by Jennie Livingston
Documentary film that chronicles the "ball culture" of New York City in the 1980s and the African-American, Latino, gay (…)
16 July 2017Concerts Burnt Friedman
First solo performance in Madrid for Burnt Friedman, one of the biggest and most respected names in avant-garde German (…)
22 July 2017Films, Screenings "Christiane F." by Uli Edel
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23 July 2017Concerts DJ Marcelle – Another Nice Mess
Surprise, adventure, entertainment and education (…)
From 29 to 30 July 2017Films, Screenings "Híbridos Live Cinema" by Vincent Moon and Priscilla Telmon
La Casa Encendida is hosting the Spanish premiere of Priscilla Telmon and Vincent Moon's audiovisual performance (…)
30 July 2017Concerts Jose Rico
In concert on the Magnetic Terrace, the exclusive premiere of Rico's upcoming release Dubvolution II.
05 August 2017Films, Screenings "Millennium Mambo" by Hou Hsiao-Hsien
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06 August 2017Concerts Niet!
Niet! will blend dark ambient, electro, abstract techno and what some call IDM (Intelligent Dance Music) in an elegant (…)
12 August 2017Films, Screenings "Human Traffic" by Justin Kerrigan
The story of five people connected by clubbing and how their lives are constructed, destroyed and rebuilt (…)
13 August 2017Concerts Manu Louis
Manu Louis describes his own music as "a mountain of plastic glasses in the streets the morning after, a tropical (…)
19 August 2017Films, Screenings "Spring Breakers" by Harmony Korine
No morals or messages, just bare flesh and brute force (…)
20 August 2017Concerts Tolouse Low Trax
In his live performance at the Magnetic Terrace, Tolouse Low Trax will show us why he's earned the praise and respect (…)
26 August 2017Films, Screenings "All These Sleepless Nights" by Michal Marczak
Sex, electronic music and raves until dawn in this Polish movie, a hit at the 2016 Sundance Festival.
27 August 2017Concerts John Gómez
John Gómez presents Electronic and Contemporary Music From Brazil, a fitting Love Boat-flavoured conclusion to the (…)