Wu Tsang is an artist and filmmaker exploring issues of transgender
identity and queer communities. "Wildness" (2012) is a documentary
portrait of Silver Platter, a historical nightclub that hosted the
Latin/LBGT communities of LA since the early 1960s.
Artist Annika Larsson’s film "Europe" (2013) was shot on the greek island Anafi in 2012 and is reflecting on a momentary liberation from the need for possessions, through laughter, trance, song, music and drunken togetherness, during a time of financial and national crisis of Greece.
Wu Tsang: Wildness, 2012, 74 min.
Annika Larsson: Europe, 2013, 22 min.
This screening program is compiled by Annika Larsson in the framework of her exhibition "The Discourse of the Drinkers" and the artistic research project "Non-knowledge, Laughter and the Moving Image" that is led by her. The project is founded by the Swedish Research Council and done in collaboration with The Royal Institute of Arts in Stockholm and the HFBK-Hochschule für Bildende Künste Hamburg.