Film of the Week
January 10 - 16, 2011
The Train Stop
Organized January 13 - 16, 2011 by IndieLisboa, the Sergei Loznitsa retrospective begins with the screening of My Joy, the first fiction and the most recent film of the director. The rest of his 11 films (3 features and 8 short films), all documentaries, produced between 1996 and 2008, will be screened during the four days: Today We Are Going to Build a House (1996), Life, Autumn (1998), The Train Stop (2000), Settlement (2001), Portrait (2002), Landscape (2003), Factory (2004), Blockade (2005), Artel (2006), Northern Light (2008), Revue (2008).
For more details, please visit IndieLisboa's website.
Полустанок , Russia, 2000, 25 min, 35 mm
Speeding trains slice through the silence of the small train stop. The whistle on the locomotive and the thunder of the wheels disappear into the night, but fail to wake up people at the station. People just continue to sleep. What do they wait for? What will wake them up?
To watch the trailers of Loznitsa's 11 documentaries, be sure to step into our Video Room.
LOZNITSA RETROSPECTIVE IN LISBON