Lecture-Performance and Dia Show, ca. 35min, 2017-2023
Last performed on the occasion of the screening and perfomance event
Film Klubben: Cinema Rex at Moderna Museet Stockholm in Janruary 2023
By merging a slide show of Dia Positive photographs shot on a trip to the city of Abadan in 2005 with video excerpts, sonic bits, and a reading, this lecture performance raises questions about the atrocious fire attack on Cinema Rex in Iran 1978. What elements are requried for the construction of a collective memory of this violent event?