artist pick up



26/10-09/11/2003 [New Visionaries 09 screening program] dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y

dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y directed by Johan Grimonprez is a documentary film, which consists of collage of TV news reports of past international hijacking and terrorist attacks such as above. His peculiar sampling technique was sensational in documenta X, and “hijacked” people’s attention in other art festivals around the world. It is even said that is placed the work which expects events of the September 11th. The release of dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y with Japanese subtitles and his directed art book leads to the premiere screening in the Kansai(Osaka/Kobe/Kyoto) area. Notably, the talk between the director, Johan Grimonprez and the media critic, Tetsuo Kogawa is scheduled on Sunday 26th.
Sunday, 26th October 2003, 16.00-
Screening: 16:00- / Talk: 17:00

Monday, 27th, Friday, 31st October 2003
Saturday, 1st, Sunday 2nd, Friday 7th, Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th November 2003.    

Artist: Johan Grimonprez
Talker(on the 26th): Tetsuo Kogawa (Media Critic)
Host organization: Osaka city/ Osaka City Promotion Association
Direction: NPO remo/ New Visionaries Study Group

REMO DESK October 26, 2003