Murmurs from the Future: What comes after the Capital

What comes after Capital? This film screening explores the various meanings of the term 'capital' One of the featured films. for example, focuses on the capital of Great Britain: the artist Willian Raban portrays London as a hyperventilating nervous system that leads us to the limits of our perception. In their newest work The Otolith Group, an artist collective recently nominated for the Turner Prize, investigate transatlantic slave trade in relation to global capitalism. Here, capital, which originally refers to the Latin words "caput", the head, is resisted by decapitation.

The film program features a music video and two British art films - both being presented in Germany for the first time - that address the limits and boundaries of capitalism.


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