2018



FRACTO is an annual Experimental Film Encounter which is held at ACUD Cinema & Studio Berlin. The second edition will present film screenings,curated programs,lectures and moderated Artist Talks.



︎MAY 24

︎MAY 25

︎MAY 26

︎MAY 27




THURSDAY, MAY 24 2018

19.00h / ACUD Studio



SPECIAL PROGRAMME #1

19:00h 

IORIO / CUOMO 

Screening + artist talk with Maria Iorio, Raphaël Cuomo & Cristina Baldacci (ICI
Berlin)


Appunti del passaggio - Maria Iorio & Raphaël Cuomo (2014-16, 40’)

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SELECTION #1

21:00h 

MIROR



Shape of a Surface - Nazli Dincel, 9’, 2017, Turkey, German Premiere
Ab Ovo - Luca Ferri, 24', 2017, Italy, European première
El Meraya - Melissa Dullius & Gustavo Jahn, 19', 2018, Egypt, Germany, Brazil, German première

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FRIDAY MAY 25 2018

19.00h / ACUD Kino



SELECTION #2

19:00h

THE UNRESTRAINED CAMERA



Mountain View - Markus Maicher, 3', 2018, Austria, International première
ÉLÉMENTS 1, 2, 3 - Tomaž Burlin, 7' 30''. 2017, France, Berlin première
Buried in Light - Gautam Valluri, 8', 2016, India/France, Berlin première
Grabados del Ojo Nocturno - Jean-Jacques Martinod, 7', 2016, Ecuador/Morocco, Berlin première
Rodez - Stefano Miraglia, 3', 2017, France, World première
The Open Window - Lynne Siefert, 7', 2017, USA, German première

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SELECTION #3

19:50h 

A CURE FOR SPECTRES



What Is Beyond the Hellraiser - Guillaume Vallée, 2' 38'', 2017, Canada, European première
Quiet, Walnut - Juana Robles, 8', 2018, Switzerland, German première
The Spectre Watches Over Her - Rajee Samarasinghe, 14', 2016, Sri Lanka/USA, European première
An Empty Threat - Josh Lewis, 7', 2017, USA, German première

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SELECTION #4

20:30h 

THE ARTS OF PROJECTION



Work with Stone - Andrew Gannon, Alex Hetherington, Oliver Mezger, 4' 26'', 2017, Scotland, World première
FUGUE, A Light's Travelogue - Els van Riel, 27', 2017, Belgium, German première

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SPECIAL PROGRAMME #2

21:30h 

DISSOLUTION(S)
Curated and introduced by Federico Rossin



Sound of a Million Insects, Light of a Thousand Stars - Tomonari Nishikawa, 2', 2014, Japan
3rd Degree - Paul Sharits, 24', 1982, USA
The Politics of Perception - Kirk Tougas, 33', 1973, USA
Vingt-neuf minutes en mer - Jacques Perconte, 29', 2016, France

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SATURDAY, MAY 26 2018

19.00h / ACUD Kino



SELECTION #5

19:00h 

PALIMPSESTS



In Film / On Video - Ignacio Tamarit, 3', 2018, Argentina, German première
Recycled Realizations - Jon Behrens, 4' 30', 2017, USA, German première
3 (from ZERO) - Jimmy Schaus, 3' 55'', 2017, USA, European première
Esmark – Husby-klit Bk. - Robert Seidel, 5', 2017, Germany, Berlin première
Farewell Transmission - Mike Rollo, 14', 2017, Canada, German première

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SELECTION #6

19:45h 

SONGS FOR THE ALGORITHM AGE



17-17 - Gonzalo Egurza, 5', 2018, Argentina, World première
7FF on¢idia - Ж, 8', 2016, Bolivia/Brazil/Cape Verde/Mexico/Germany, German première
Amusement Park Home Movies Inspire the Algorithm - Caleb Foss, 7', 2017, USA, European première
An Infinite Loop for Resistance - Michael Woods (feat. Aldo Tambellini), 5' 41'', 2017, USA, German première

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SELECTION #7

20:20h

TIME FOLDS



Pancoran - Richard Tuohy, 9', 2017, Australia/Indonesia, German première
Film Loop 34: Shisendo - Michael Lyons, 1' 30'', 2017, Japan/Italy, German première
XCTRY - Bill Brown, 6', 2018, USA. World première
UpCycles - Ariana Gerstein, 7', 2016, USA, Berlin première
The Method -
Gregg Biermann, 4', 2017, USA, European première
Wishful Thinking
- Allan Brown, 13', 2017, Canada, German première

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SELECTION #8

21:15h

ACTS & SENSATIONS



Cactus Raptus - Maxime Hot , 6' 41'', 2018, France, World première
Missing Toes - Ian Bawa, 2', 2017, Canada, European première
Comfort Stations - Anja Dornieden, Juan David González Monroy, 26', 2018, Germany, German première

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SELECTION #9

22:10h

I SEE A DARKNESS



It - Anouk De Clerq, Tom Callemin, 13', 2017, Belgium
Viewfinder Material -
Baptiste Jopeck, 16', 2017, France, German première
The Place I Will Have Left - Lena Ditte Nissen, 15', 2017, Germany, German première
Monelle - Diego Marcon, 16', 2017, Italy, German première

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SELECTION #10

23:30h

HUMAN UPDATED



CODE VIRUS – Interactive Omni-Augmented Family Encyclopedia For Transhumanist Adaptability Frederick Maheux, 11', Canada, 2017, World première
Return to Forms -
Zachary Epcar, 10', 2016, USA
Pumping with Skyscrapers - Georgie Flood, 3', 2017, USA, World première
Off-line Situation -
Antoine Larocque, 11' 30'', 2017 Canada, World première
Sounding - Carl Elsaesser, 6', 2017, USA, European première
An Exercise in Exercise - Ethan Weinstock, 9', 2016, USA, European première

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