Programme

Programme

Fri 24, Sat 25 & Sun 26 Oct 14 . 13:30 - 23:00

Festival van Vlaanderen has been active in Leuven for twenty years and TRANSIT celebrates its fifteenth edition. For this festive edition, Spectra ensemble brings together the very best from the composition scene in Flanders.

vr 17, zo 19, wo 22, vr 24, za 25, zo 26 en di 28 okt

““The Trip to Italy” casts a warm, enveloping spell, letting us ride along with two very funny men as they indulge in haute cuisine, serenely beautiful landscapes, and the pleasure of each other’s company.” (Variety)

wo 15, ma 20, wo 22, vr 24, za 25, zo 26 en ma 27 okt

In 2009, the Swedish artist Anna Odell was committed to a psychiatric ward after attempting to jump off a bridge in Stockholm. Her 'suicide' turned out to be an art project – and her first film, 'The Reunion', is no less controversial. Hopefully, it will provoke at least as big a debate.

Sun 5, Sun 12, Sun 19 & Sun 26 Oct 14, Sun 2, Sun 9, Sun 16, Sun 23 & Sun 30 Nov 14, Sun 7 & Sun 14 Dec 14 . 21:00

05/10: Mâäk 5tet
12/10: Atmosfeer
19/10: Episphere
26/10: LM3
02/11: Jazz dj
09/11: Quartier Cliché
16/11: Nuns on heroin
23/11: Albert Villa
30/11: C.B.G. (Celano Baggiani Group)
07/12: John Snauwaert
14/12: Emil de Waal vs. Spejderrobot 

wo 15, vr 17, za 18, zo 19, ma 20, vr 24 en ma 27 okt

An alien seductress (Scarlett Johansson) preys upon hitchhikers in Scotland.

"The mood is quiet and strong, pregnant with threat, not of horror film-like violence but of unexpected images and psychosexual freakiness." (The Hollywood Reporter)

ma 27 okt

Drama and reality combine in a fictitious 24 hours in the life of musician and international cultural icon Nick Cave.

Tue 28 & Tue 28 Oct 14 . 17:00

Puppetry, magic and science join forces in Assembly of Animals, a fascinating experience for young children and their families. In a dark space, we see a slowly expanding stage. Mysterious visions of amorphous obects, luminiscent liquieds and magnetic dogs gradully appear.

Tue 28, Tue 28, Wed 29 & Wed 29 Oct 14 . 21:00

Turkish-Belgian theatre maker Mesut Arslan adapts Betrayal by British author and Nobel Prize winner Harold Pinter. His classic play tells the story of love triangle.

do 23 en di 28 okt

Rick is the owner of a cafe in the transitional town of Casablanca in North Africa during the end of the Second World War. He lives an isolated life and refuses to take sides in the war even though he has a history of fighting against the Nazis.

Wed 29, Thu 30, Thu 30, Fri 31 & Fri 31 Oct 14 . 20:30

Performance in Dutch, no English text available.

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Thu 30 Oct 14, Tue 4 Nov 14 . 22:30

Marion en haar minnaar Sam willen trouwen maar ze hebben daar geen geld voor. Wanneer Marion op een dag 40 000 dollar van haar baas naar de bank moet brengen waagt ze haar kans. Ze stapt halsoverkop in de wagen en rijdt naar Sam.

Past

wo 24 sep - zo 5 okt

Performance in Dutch, no English text available.

za 27 en ma 29 sep, za 4 en zo 5 okt

Robyn Davidson (Mia Wasikowska) treks 1,700 miles across the Western Australia desert with four camels and her faithful dog.

wo 1, vr 3, zo 5 en ma 6 okt

We’re living in times of sweeping changes, crises and disori- entation. The financial system, energy, climate change: All the problems in these areas have one thing in common, they were created by humans. Many were created by humans educated at the world’s best universities and institutions.

wo 1 en di 7 okt

Keaton is a cinema projectionist who dreams of being a famous detective, like Sherlock Holmes. In love with a beautiful girl (Kathryn McGuire), he presents her with chocolates and a ring, but another suitor (Ward Crane) also vies for her affections.

Tue 7 Oct 14 . 20:00 | Wed 8 Oct 14 . 17:00 & 20:00

In the beautiful Predikheren Church, the renowned Trisha Brown Dance Company shows some of Trisha Brown's most captivating choreographies.

Mon 6, Tue 7 & Wed 8 Oct 14 . 20:30

Performance in Dutch, no English text available.

Thu 9 Oct 14 . 20:00

It's impossible not to admire the perfectionist attitude of the brothers Meeuwis a.k.a. The Sedan Vault, always taking their time to experiment, discover new sounds and purify their sound.

Wed 8 & Thu 9 Oct 14 . 20:30

fieldworks is the unique collaboration between Norvegian Heine Avdal and Japanese Yukiko Shinozaki. Equally unique are their performances that are impossible to pigeonhole.

wo 1, do 2, vr 3, za 4, ma 6, di 7, wo 8 en vr 10 okt

Fioravante decides to become a professional Don Juan as a way of making money to help his cash-strapped friend, Murray. With Murray acting as his "manager", the duo quickly finds themselves caught up in the crosscurrents of love and money.

Fri 10 Oct 14 . 20:00

With an intriguing triptych, this evening offers a unique chance to (re)discover this 'grande dame' of American postmodern dance. The evening includes three performances.

vr 10, zo 12 en ma 13 okt

Aydin, a former actor, runs a small hotel in central Anatolia with his young wife Nihal with whom he has a stormy relationship and his sister Necla who is suffering from her recent divorce.

Mon 13 Oct 14 . 20:30

‘Isabelle Schad’s solo Der Bau was refreshing in its simplicity.

do 2, vr 3, za 4, zo 5, ma 6, do 9 en di 14 okt

Maps to the Stars connects the savage beauty of writer Bruce Wagner’s Los Angeles with the riveting filmmaking of director David Cronenberg and a stellar ensemble cast to take a tour into the darkly comic heart of a Hollywood family chasing celebrity, one another and the relentless ghosts of thei

do 2, di 7, wo 8, za 11, ma 13 en di 14 okt

The life of Simon (Jesse Eisenberg), a timid, isolated man who’s overlooked at work, scorned by his mother, and ignored by the woman of his dreams (Mia Wasikowska) is turned upside down with the arrival of a new co-worker, James.

Tue 14 Oct 14 . 21:00

This evening consists of two performances by young Belgian choreographer Tuur Marinus. Still Animals shows bodies that produce 'animal and man-machines': through extreme cou

do 9 en di 14 okt

Harry Morgan and his partner Eddie crew a boat for hire off the island of Martinique. Desperate for cash, the two agree to risk their livelihood and lives by transporting a fugitive with Nazis on his tail.

ma 13 - di 21 okt 14 . 19u00 - 22u30

The movie Heroïne offers a cinematic interpretation of the eponymous choreography by Arco Renz.

Thu 16 Oct 14 . 20:00

TIMING

Thu 16 Oct 14 . 20:30

In Deceptive Bodies, actress Dolores Bouckaert and dancer Charlotte Vanden Eynde focus on the enigmatic and deceptive language of the body.

Fri 17 Oct 14 . 19:00

In an attempt to discover the ultimate movement, three dancers run three experiments.
1) They gallop and fly like animals

Sat 18 Oct 14 . 23:00

After a summer sleep, STUK is ready for a new season of clubSTUK, your monthly party night in STUKcafé.

Sun 5, Sun 12, Sun 19 & Sun 26 Oct 14, Sun 2, Sun 9, Sun 16, Sun 23 & Sun 30 Nov 14, Sun 7 & Sun 14 Dec 14 . 21:00

05/10: Mâäk 5tet
12/10: Atmosfeer
19/10: Episphere
26/10: LM3
02/11: Jazz dj
09/11: Quartier Cliché
16/11: Nuns on heroin
23/11: Albert Villa
30/11: C.B.G. (Celano Baggiani Group)
07/12: John Snauwaert
14/12: Emil de Waal vs. Spejderrobot 

wo 8, vr 10, za 11, zo 12, ma 13, do 16 en di 21 okt

Hector and his young mother Paloma go on holiday. Out of season their hotel is deserted. They spend their days sitting on the edge of the swimming pool. Then attractive Jazmin arrives and we see how Paloma loses her son to a summer-fling.

Tue 21 Oct 14 . 20:30

Extreme Tension is based on the eponymous work by French-American artist Louise Bourgeois, describing her own body in eleven drawings with text.

do 16 en di 21 okt

Multimillionaire newspaper tycoon Charles Foster Kane dies alone in his extravagant mansion, Xanadu, speaking a single word: "Rosebud".

vr 19 sep - zo 16 nov 2014

Atchilihtallah is the title of Eric van Hove’s upcoming solo exhibition. Alongside other recent works, the exhibition showcases V12 Laraki, a piece that features a Mercedes- Benz 6.2L V12 engine crafted in collaboration with fifty-five Moroccan master craftsmen.

Wed 22 & Thu 23 Oct 14 . 20:00

The text fragments in the performance are in English.

do 23 en di 28 okt

Rick is the owner of a cafe in the transitional town of Casablanca in North Africa during the end of the Second World War. He lives an isolated life and refuses to take sides in the war even though he has a history of fighting against the Nazis.

11 maa 2014

Iedere twee weken kan u terecht in Cinema ZED voor een exclusieve preview van een gloednieuwe film die later in de Belgische bioscopen zal verschijnen. De sneak preview is een samenwerking tussen ZED en de belangrijkste filmdistributeurs.

wo 15, vr 17, za 18, zo 19, ma 20, vr 24 en ma 27 okt

An alien seductress (Scarlett Johansson) preys upon hitchhikers in Scotland.

"The mood is quiet and strong, pregnant with threat, not of horror film-like violence but of unexpected images and psychosexual freakiness." (The Hollywood Reporter)

wo 15, ma 20, wo 22, vr 24, za 25, zo 26 en ma 27 okt

In 2009, the Swedish artist Anna Odell was committed to a psychiatric ward after attempting to jump off a bridge in Stockholm. Her 'suicide' turned out to be an art project – and her first film, 'The Reunion', is no less controversial. Hopefully, it will provoke at least as big a debate.

Fri 24, Sat 25 & Sun 26 Oct 14 . 13:30 - 23:00

Festival van Vlaanderen has been active in Leuven for twenty years and TRANSIT celebrates its fifteenth edition. For this festive edition, Spectra ensemble brings together the very best from the composition scene in Flanders.

vr 17, zo 19, wo 22, vr 24, za 25, zo 26 en di 28 okt

““The Trip to Italy” casts a warm, enveloping spell, letting us ride along with two very funny men as they indulge in haute cuisine, serenely beautiful landscapes, and the pleasure of each other’s company.” (Variety)