FIFA: 35th International Festival of Films on Art

Event, Paul Desmarais Theatre, 24 March to 2 April

The thirty-fifth edition of the International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA) presents over 170 films from twenty-five countries that explore art in all its forms, styles, and eras. As a FIFA presentation partner, the CCA is hosting a series of film screenings related to architecture and design. Full descriptions are available on the FIFA website.

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Friday, 24 March

6:45pm
Samurai Architect: Tadao Ando (Japan, Yu Nakamura, 2015, 52 mins., English)
Daniel Buren : l’observatoire de la lumière, Fondation Louis Vuitton (France, Gilles Coudert, 2016, 25 mins., English)

8:45pm
Zachary Richard : toujours batailleur (Canada, Phil Comeau, 2016, 79 mins., French)
Le pavillon des douze (Belgium, Claude François, 2016, 49 mins., French)

Saturday, 25 March

10:15am
Jean-Pierre Morin : le sculpteur de lumière (Canada, Suzanne Guy, 2016, 29 mins., French)
Broken (Canada, Lynne Spencer, 2016, 68 mins., English)

1:15pm
John Berger and the Art of Looking (Germany, Cordelia Dvorák, 2016, 55 mins., German, English, and French)
Femmes Artistes : Katharina Grosse (Germany, Claudia Müller, 2016, 26 mins., German and French)

3:45pm
Jérôme Bosch : le diable aux ailes d’ange (France, Ève Ramboz, 2016, 53 mins., French)
Alain Planès : l’infini turbulent (France, Dominique “Solrey” Lemonnier, 2016, 55 mins., French)

6:15pm
Le triomphe des images il y a mille ans (France, Jérôme Prieur, 2016, 52 mins., French)
Le film de Bazin (Canada, Pierre Hébert, 2017, 70 mins., French)

8:45pm
Having a Cigarette with Álvaro Siza (Germany, Ian Dilthey, 2016, 52 mins., Portuguese)
Koudelka: Shooting Holy Land (Czech Republic, Gilad Baram, 2015, 72 mins., English and Hebrew)

Sunday, 26 March

10:15am
Les 24 heures du roman : sur les traces de Champlain (Canada, Simon Madore, 52 mins., French)
Rhythm & Intervals (Belgium, Comes Chahbazian, 2016, 52 mins., English, German, and Armenian)

1:15pm
Moshe Safdie: The Power of Architecture (Canada, Donald Winkler, 2004, 91 mins., English)

3:45pm
Phyllis Lambert (Canada, Manuel Foglia, 2015, 48 mins., French)

6:15pm
Frei Otto: Spanning the Future (United States, Joshua Hassel, 2016, 60 mins., English)
Science Fiction from the Past (Germany, Ulli Anmüller, 2016, 60 mins., German)

Wednesday, 29 March

6:15pm
Coincidence (Switzerland, Thaïs Odermatt, 2016, 6 mins., German)
Les jeux d’Hitler : Berlin 1936 (France, Jérôme Prieur, 2016, 87 mins., French)

8:45pm
The Forgotten War: San Gusmè and the Theatre of Remembrance (Germany, Eduard Erne and Ulrich Waller, 2014, 88 mins., German and Italian)

Thursday, 30 March

6:15pm
Cut to Bliss: Force of Fashion (United States, Moree Wu, 2016, 2 mins., no dialogue)
Der Stehgeiger : le violoniste debout (Canada, Sébastien Ventura, 2016, 46 mins., French and English)
Peter Lindbergh: The Eye (Germany, Gero von Boehm, 2016, 52 mins., German and English)

8:45pm
The Devil’s Horn (Canada, Larry Weinstein, 2016, 86 mins., English)

Friday, 31 March

3:45pm
Samurai Architect: Tadao Ando (Japan, Yu Nakamura, 2015, 52 mins., English)
Daniel Buren : l’observatoire de la lumière, Fondation Louis Vuitton (France, Gilles Coudert, 2016, 25 mins., English)

6:15pm
Frei Otto: Spanning the Future (United States, Joshua Hassel, 2016, 60 mins., English)
Science Fiction from the Past (Germany, Ulli Anmüller, 2016, 60 mins., German)

8:45pm
Art in the Twenty-First Century: Vancouver (United States, Pamela Mason Wagner, 2016, 56 mins., English)
Femmes artistes : Kiki Smith (Germany, Claudia Müller, 2016, 26 mins., German and French)

Saturday, 1 April

10:15am
Art in the Twenty-First Century: Chicago (United States, Stanley Nelson, 2016, 56 mins., English)
Art in the Twenty-First Century: Los Angeles (United States, Deborah Dickson, 2016, 56 mins., English)

1:15pm
Les aventuriers de l’art moderne, épisode 5 : libertad! (1930-1939) (France, Pauline Gaillard, Amélie Harrault, Valérie Loiseleux, 2015, 52 mins., French)
Les aventuriers de l’art moderne, épisode 6 : minuit à Paris (1939-1945) (France, Pauline Gaillard, Amélie Harrault, Valérie Loiseleux, 2015, 52 mins., French)

3:45pm
Les pèlerins de Bouge (Belgium, Gaëtan Leboutte, 2016, 52 mins., French)
Une vie contre l’oubli (Belgium, Kita Bauchet, 2016, 66 mins., French)

6:15pm
Viola (United Kingdom, Gerald Fox, 2016, 101 mins., English)

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