Programme

Programme

wo 4 & vr 6 mrt

The human being is a sick animal. Its natural impulses and drive for self-development have been imprisoned by reason and culture. Lou and Martin, two adolescents living on an island, attempt to escape the suffocation of overprotective parents.

vr 6 & zo 8 mrt

This landmark Italian neorealist drama became one of the best-known and most widely acclaimed European movies, including a special Academy Award as "most outstanding foreign film" seven years before that Oscar category existed.

do 5, vr 6, za 7, zo 8, ma 9, wo 11, vr 13 & zo 15 mrt

A washed up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of a Broadway play.

wo 4, do 5, za 7, zo 8, ma 9, di 10 & di 17 mrt

A story about love deception, the return of the past, a tragedy, or even the violence contained in an everyday detail, appear themselves to push them towards the abyss, into the undeniable pleasure of losing control.

Mon 9 Mar 15 . 20:00

PechaKucha Nights are informal and fun gatherings where creative people share their ideas, findings, thoughts on anything and everything.

wo 4, do 5 & ma 9 mrt

“Bruxelles Sauvage” is not an animal documentary. The film is more like a documentary of society told in the first person. The director questions himself about the place of animals in the city. “I wanted to ask the question of cohabitation.

di 10 & za 28 mrt

A French encyclopaedist tries to complete his life's work from beyond death. N is a story of an unusual obsession. Hovering between dream and reality, this magical film plays on the confrontation between the Western mind and African spirituality.

di 10 mrt 15 . 20u30

Music is an essential part of French choreographer and dancer Maud Le Pladec's performances. For her, the body is part of the sound score, and the intense collaboration with musicians a necessity.

wo 11, za 14, zo 15 & di 17 mrt

On his downfall from Heaven to Hell, Lucifer passes through the earthly paradise, a village in Mexico, and start playing with its citizens' lives.

wo 11 mrt 15 . 20u30

The starting point of this performance is the composition Three Voices by Morton Feldman, with three voices of which one is sang live and the other two are recorded on tape.

wo 11, do 12, vr 13, za 17, ma 16 & do 19 mrt

In New York City 1981, an ambitious immigrant fights to protect his business and family during the most dangerous year in the city's history.

"een onvervalste misdaadprent, maar dan één waarin het eerder de dialogen zijn die knallen dan de revolvers." (Humo)

do 12 & za 14 mrt

Buckle up for DIAL H-I-S-T-O-R-Y, the acclaimed hijacking documentary that eerily foreshadowed 9/11. We meet the romantic skyjackers who fought their revolutions and won airtime on the passenger planes of the 1960's and 1970's.

do 12 mrt 15 . 20u30

Sadly, this performance has been canceled due to the budget cuts. Tickets will be refunded - ticket buyers have been contacted by our Box Office. Ticket reservations are cancelled automatically.  

vr 13 mrt 15 . 20u30

Last season, David Hernadez was at STUK with a praised première of For Movement’s Sake, of which the new performance Hullabaloo is the follow-up. 

Sat 14 Mar 15 . 14:00 - 18:00

Are you/do you know someone (+17 years old) who is crazy about dance and has some dancing experience? If so, the masterclass of David Hernandez is the ideal opportunity!

zo 15, ma 16, di 17, wo 18 & di 24 mrt

A French teacher in a small Algerian village during the Algerian War forms an unexpected bond with a dissident, and is then ordered to turn him in to the authorities.

di 17 & wo 18 mrt 15 . 20u30

Performance in Dutch, no English text available.  

www.deroovers.be

wo 18, vr 20, ma 23, do 26, za 28, zo 29 & di 31 mrt

Top chef Sergio Herman strives for perfection every day. However, the beauty and success of his culinary art has a downside. Sergio feels he needs to let go his 3-star restaurant Oud Sluis to fulfill all his dreams. He wants freedom and he wants to expand his empire.

wo 18, do 19, ma 23 & wo 25 mrt

A dark comedy about a likeable guy pursuing his office crush with the help of his evil talking pets - but things turn sinister when she stands him up for a date.

do 19, vr 20, za 21, vr 27, za 28, zo 29 & di 31 mrt

'Whiplash', the impressive second feature-length film of Damien Chazelle, is based on the short film of the same name that was lauded earlier at numerous international film festivals.

do 19 mrt 15 . 20u30

Performance in Dutch, no English text available. 

www.artemis.nl

vr 20 & zo 22 mrt

Cuba, 1948. Chico is a young pianist with big dreams. Rita is a beautiful jazz singer with an extraordinary voice. Music and romantic desire unites them, but their journey - in the tradition of the Latin ballad, the bolero - brings heartache and torment.

za 21 mrt

A mythopoetic feast of self-discovery that crosses three continents and three generations, That’s My Face traces the filmmaker’s journey to Salvador Da Bahia, the African heart and soul of Brazil, as he seeks the identity of the spirits who haunt his dreams.

za 21 & zo 22 mrt

An intriguing character sketch of American multi-instrumentalist and political activist Rahsaan Roland Kirk. Even though he went blind at a very early age, and he would become paralyzed later on in his life, his passion for music never waned.

zo 22 mrt

Confronted with the death of his stepfather, Director Thomas Allen Harris embarks on a journey to understand the man who raised him, Pule Benjamin Leinaeng ("Lee") - an ANC foot-soldier who sacrificed his life for the freedom of his country.

ma 23 & vr 27 mrt

After escaping years of incarceration, a nameless man tries to find his way home in a 
Cairo turned upside down by the protests of the Egyptian Revolution. As he 

di 24 & wo 25 mrt

A dramatized account of a great Russian naval mutiny and a resulting street demonstration which brought on a police massacre.

di 24, wo 25 & do 26 mrt 15 . 20u30

The debut of Wim Vandekeybus and Ultima Vez in 1987 stunned the world of dance of the time.

di 24 & vr 27 mrt

Cane is not profitable anymore. It is the last time the fields will be cut.  Luxury residential houses are built where cane sugar fields used to grow.

Wed 25 Mar 15 . 20:00

Diest-based Tubelight is the band of frontman Lee Swinnen, and they are ready to roll.

wo 25 & di 31 mrt

In 1975, 10-year-old Amar lives in a village in northern Morocco with his violent uncle, waiting for the unlikely return of his mother, who has left for Belgium. He finds a friend in Carmen, his neighbor, who is a Spanish exile and who works as an usher at the village cinema.

do 26 mrt 15 . 19u00

In 1984, The Power of Theatrical Madness was Jan Fabre's international breakthrough.

do 26 mrt

Beware of those who leave unresolved issues with the dead. Prosecuting Attorney David Lunga's success is overshadowed by the terrifying secrets of Rosa, a beautiful but mysterious woman with whom he falls in love. What mysteries does she hide?

Fri 27 Mar 15 . 20:00

Chris Dercon, the current director of Tate Modern began his career at STUK. After his time at STUK, the renowned curator / director made momentum at places like PS1 in New York, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen in Rotterdam and Haus der Kunst in Munich.

za 28 mrt 15 . 15u00

Late 1982, This Is Theatre Like It Was To Be Expected And Foreseen premiered. It became Jan Fabre's controversial and talked-about entrance into the world of theatre. 

zo 29 & ma 30 mrt

Fatherless and raised by his grandmother, thirteen year old Ricardo Galam lives in South Africa's Cape Flats, a unique and volatile sub culture dominated by two Number gangs, the 26 and 28.

ma 30 mrt

What happens if you stop using antibiotics? If you do not vaccinate your cows at all? And what happens if you make cheese from raw milk?

ma 30 mrt

S*CKMYP drops the spectator in a world continuously bombarded with digital fragmentation bombs. People wander through a kaleidoscopic labyrinth of trembling bodies and mutating buildings until they are swallowed by a yawning void.

di 31 mrt 15 . 18u00 - 23u30

Performance in Dutch, no English text available.

Tue 31 Mar 15 . 20:00

When we bring together Wim Vandekeybus, Jan Fabre and Chris Dercon in STUK’s ‘Memory Lane’, their contemporary and distinguished composer-musician Wim Mertens cannot be absent.

Past

wo 18, zo 22, ma 23 en do 26 februari, zo 1 maart

Filmmaker David Bond invites parents everywhere to help their kids re-connect with nature in our digital age.

wo 25 en vr 27 februari, ma 2 maart

Italy in a Day - Un giorno da italiani - is a 2014 Italian-British documentary film directed by Gabriele Salvatores. It was part of the Out of Competition section at the 71st Venice International Film Festival.

do 19, vr 20, do 26, vr 27 en za 28 februari, zo 1 en di 3 maart

As jihadists arrive in northern Mali in 2012, the peaceful lives of the local inhabitants are shattered by the intolerance and religious demands of the invaders.

wo 25 en za 28 februari, ma 2 en di 3 maart

A young girl is sent to the country for health reasons, here she meets an unlikely friend in the form of Marnie, a young girl with flowing blonde hair. As the friendship unravels it is possible that Marnie has closer ties to the protagonist then we might expect.

vr 27 februari, zo 1, ma 2 en di 3 maart

16-year old Marie lives on a small island with her seriously ill mother and her father, who takes care of the family. But suddenly mysterious deaths happen and Marie can feel something strange happening to her body.

wo 4 & vr 6 mrt

The human being is a sick animal. Its natural impulses and drive for self-development have been imprisoned by reason and culture. Lou and Martin, two adolescents living on an island, attempt to escape the suffocation of overprotective parents.

wo 4, do 5 & ma 9 mrt

“Bruxelles Sauvage” is not an animal documentary. The film is more like a documentary of society told in the first person. The director questions himself about the place of animals in the city. “I wanted to ask the question of cohabitation.

wo 4, do 5, za 7, zo 8, ma 9, di 10 & di 17 mrt

A story about love deception, the return of the past, a tragedy, or even the violence contained in an everyday detail, appear themselves to push them towards the abyss, into the undeniable pleasure of losing control.

do 5 mrt 15 . 20u30

For we are like olives: only when we are crushed do we yield what is best in us.

do 5, vr 6, za 7, zo 8, ma 9, wo 11, vr 13 & zo 15 mrt

A washed up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of a Broadway play.