Programme

Programme

2017-2018

Below are the films in Cinema ZED-STUK, since 11 Januari 2017 one of three rooms of Cinema ZED. 
The other two rooms can be found in Cinema ZED-Vesalius, on the new Vesalius site. 

Past

woe 8, do 9, vr 10, zat 11, zon 12, di 14, woe 15, do 16, vr 17, zon 19, ma 20, di 21, vr 31 maart & zat 1, zon 2, ma 3 en di 4 april

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

ma 27 & do 30 mrt

Ulrich Seidl, the master of the wonderful but uncomfortable documentary, examines the trophy hunting phenomenon of the white tourists in Africa.

Wed 29 & Thu 30 Mar 17 . 19:00

THE COMMON PEOPLE is a social experiment, installation and performance rolled into one.

do 30 mrt

After three years of insisting, the German filmmaker Reiner Hölzemer was granted permission to follow the Flemish fashion designer Dries Van Noten in his work and life.

do 30 mrt

At the local primary school in the Dutch village Hapert in Brabant, Kiet teaches children of asylum seekers who fled from countries such as Iraq, Eritrea and Syria.

zon 26 & woe 29 mrt

Few things on earth are as wonderful and vital as seeds. Since the dawn of humanity, seeds have been cherished and seen as little specks full of life, containing and delivering the source of all existence.

Wed 29 Mar 17 . 20:00

Last year Lisbeth Gruwez performed the highly acclaimed piece AH/HA, which was about laughter.

woe 29 mrt

'All governments lie', was the ominous slogan of the legendary American investigative journalist I.F. Stone, inspiring a group of stubborn journalists wanting to do in-depth and independent research.

woe 29 mrt

How can ordinary citizens stand up to ISIS? The group 'Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently' (RBSS) uses a special form of warfare in the fight against ISIS: journalism.

woe 29 mrt

An adult eagle can get up to 7 kg and is therefore not a small cuddly bird. Nevertheless, Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, is not afraid to hold them. She decides to become a female eagle hunter, against all odds and the (all male) tradition.

Din 28 mrt

In Western civilization the female orgasm is often shrouded in mystery. In Rwanda, however, it is literally legendary. According to an old legend, Lake Kivu – one of the Great Lakes in Africa – was formed by the orgasmic flood of a queen.

din 28 mrt

Through the eyes of children about to be adults, Simon Gillard brings the nomadic life of a colourful West-African Fulani peoples to life.

Di 28 mrt

In this Belgian co-production Raoul Peck starts from an unfinished novel by African American writer James Baldwin and travels through the black history of the civil rights movement in the 60's, connecting it to the current #BlackLivesMatter.

ma 27 mrt

Full of wonderful and truly legendary images, Harry Benson brings us a new documentary: Shoot First, a true and honest portrait of the man behind many iconic photographs.

ma 27 mrt

Mark Linkous, tragic cult figure and driving force behind the group Sparklehorse, led a dramatic life with many ups and downs, which is reflected in his music.

Mon 27 Mar 17 . 20:00

The musical influence of Sparklehorse cannot be overestimated.

sound • music • film • STUKcafé • docville
zon 26 mrt

Never ever have we watched more porn than nowadays. With the rise of the internet and websites with amateur videos, the porn industry was subject to large changes.

Spring 2017

Weekly free jazz concerts, every Sunday from 15 January onwards! 

woe 29 mrt

Director Joakim Demmer was absolutely stunned when he saw this dreadful paradox at the airport in Ethopia: exhausted workers were loading food, intended for export to Europe, while another team was unloading imported food aid, intended for inland distribution.

do 23 & zo 26 mrt

No English version available. 

zo 26 mrt

Many dream about it, but few really realize it. Let alone keeping up with it unceasingly for five years. Rolf and his family go on a world tour. Not so much for the adventure, but mostly as a spiritual journey, in search of the meaning of life.

Zat 25 mrt

Some may consider the term "experimental film" to be a highbrow quality label, others may see a rather polite euphemism for “bad movie“. So what really is the significance of this vague term? And why is "experimental film" so hard to find today?

zat 25 mrt

Subcultures often disappear as quickly as they arise. The Mod culture seems to be an exception. Besides London and Glasgow even Tokyo has its own Mod scene.

zat 25 mrt

The Bomb puts the viewer at the heart of the incredible power of nuclear weapons - the most dangerous machines ever built by man.

vrij 24 mrt

A bizarre story of a stuntman who wants to jump across a river with his car and a musician making a special album about it: John Bolton perfectly combines both plot lines in a sassy and idiosyncratic documentary, titled Aim for the Roses.

vrij 24 mrt

How to fake an old and expensive Bordeaux wine? Mix a few wines together, put a cork in the bottle, put the correct label on it and done! Unfortunately it is not that simple. Or is it? Rudy Kurniawan managed to get the job done several times.

vrij 24 mrt

How to fake an old and expensive Bordeaux wine? Mix a few wines together, put a cork in the bottle, put the correct label on it and done! Unfortunately it is not that simple. Or is it? Rudy Kurniawan managed to get the job done several times.

vrij 24 mrt

In 2009 the American artist Ed Ruscha stashed away a big fake stone - which he baptized Rocky II - in the Mojave Desert. Casually he wishes scriptwriter Piere Bismuth luck in his quest for the stone. Bismuth picks up the gauntlet and goes out to find the stone.

don 23 mrt

Grands Travaux allows the viewer to walk along as a silent witness in a Dutch-speaking school in Brussels, that does not hold the best reputation. The documentary does more than focus on the school: it focuses on the students that inhabit it.

Thu 23 Mar 17 . 20:00

Damien Jurado has to cancel his upcoming European tour due to an urgent medical issue, and will not perform at STUK on March 23.

sound • music
Do 23 mrt

How technical is a spaceship? Two Denish men want to be the first amateurs sending a human into outer space and bring him back again. Amazingly, their first steps seem promising. But can human intelligence overcome human sensitiveness and clashing egos?

Tue 21 Mar 17 . 20:30

In Daniel Linehan’s new creation dbddbb five dancers step to the same rhythm while they recite sound poetry together.

zon 19 en di 21 maart

Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. Things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman.

Tue 21 Mar 17 . 20:00

We regret to inform you that the upcoming AUDITORIUM double lecture by the renowned architect Peter Eisenman and artist Pieterjan Ginckels, scheduled for Tuesday 21.03 in STUK, is canceled. Peter Eisenman (USA) ca

20 - 30 March 2017

This workshop is fully booked, you can no longer subscribe.

do 16, zat 18 en ma 20 maart

Episodic, spiritual and existentialistic look at the state the Russia is in in 2017, exactly one hundred years after the communist-led Russian Revolution. The future looks gloomy, since the world is on the brink of yet another world war.

Sat 18 Mar 17 . 22:00

Maverick presents the most promising names in soul electronics. Save the date for another night with artists who have a soulful, infectious taste in music. Expect a blend of soul, jazz, house, hip hop and electronic waves. For this edition Maverick presents:

sound • music • STUKcafé • clubstuk
do 2, vr 3, zat 4, zon 5, ma 6, vr 10, ma 13, woe 15, vr 17 en zat 18 maart

Rabih, a young blind man, lives in a small village in Lebanon. He sings in a choir and edits Braille documents for an income. His life unravels when he tries to apply for a passport and discovers that his identification card, which he has carried his entire life, is a forgery.

Thu 16 Mar 17 . 20:30

In 2014 Lisi Estaràs substituted the then pregnant Ayelen Parolin, which formed the starting point for a project that combined their p

woe 1, do 2, vr 3, zat 4, ma 6, di 7, woe 8, do 9, zat 11, zon 12, ma 13 en di 14 maart

A timeless story of human self-discovery and connection, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

Fri 10 & Sat 11 Mar 17 . 19:00

With a green horse you never knew what to expect,
and I got thrown plenty, which terrified Mom,

but Dad just waved her off and helped me up.

Wed 8, Thu 9 & Fri 10 Mar 17 . 20:00

Rain (2001), one of Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker’s most vibrant performances, set to Music for 18 Musicians by Steve Reich, is in many ways a continuation of the choreographic principles that were d

Wed 8 Mar 17 . 15:00 - 17:00

This workshop is fully booked.

WE 22, SA 25, SU 26, MO 27, TU 28 FEB & WE 1, TH 2, FR 3, SA 4, SU 5, WE 8 MAR — 14:30

The exhibition includes a lot of works that are also fascinating for kids.

zon 5 en di 7 maart

A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

Tue 7 Mar 17 . 17:30 - 19:00

On the occasion of Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker’s performance RAIN, Clinton Stringer will give an introductory workshop.

Mon 6 Mar 17 . 18:00

For the second year in a row, Artefact and Interactive Media SLAC/Academy organise a guest lecture in the context of Artefact.

Fri 3 Mar 17 . 20:00

TIMING

artefact • sound • music
24 FEB – 3 MAA 2017

Sans lumière, je ne suis rien
Et la lumière fut
, in Le Vif, 40, 7 oktober 2016

image • artefact • kids • performance
1 - 3 MAR 10:00 - 16:00

This workshop will be given entirely in Dutch. 

TH 23 FEB & FR 3 MAR — 20:30

Artefact and STUKcafé join hands for Apéro Expo!

Wed 1 Mar 17 . 20:00

In the presence of and in conversation with director Patrick Keiller.

image • film
WE 1 MAR 2017 - 19:30

Self-repairing jeans, an invisibility cloak and clothes that can monitor and display our emotions. These things sound futuristic, magical even, but are not as far-fetched as you might think.

artefact • lecture • debat
25 Feb - 1 Mar

The RAINFOREST workshop, launched by Derek Holzer and Mads Bech Paluszewski-Hau, is a contemporary reinterpretation of David Tudor’s eponymous series of compositions during the 70ies.

21 February - 9 March 2017

Artefact is a themed exhibition and festival on contemporary visual arts, current events and societal challenges. In 2017, Artefact looks at the Act of Magic. What does magic mean today? Which role does it play as a social phenomenon? How is it used as a metaphor?

2017-2018

Below are the films in Cinema ZED-STUK, since 11 Januari 2017 one of three rooms of Cinema ZED. 
The other two rooms can be found in Cinema ZED-Vesalius, on the new Vesalius site.