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Andrea Luka Zimmerman DVD Collection Given May Release Date

May will see the releases of a collection of film works on DVD by the renowned British artist and filmmaker Andrea Luka Zimmerman on May 15, incorporating her films Taşkafa, Stories of the Street and Estate, a Reverie.

Taşkafa, Stories of the Street is a film about resistance and co-existence told through the lives of the street dogs of Istanbul featuring text and readings by the late novelist and poet John Berger.

Her feature documentary Estate, a Reverie documents her community’s resilience in the face of the impending demolition of their east London housing estate and the passing of the utopian promise of social housing it once offered. Filmed over seven years, the film presents a spirited celebration of extraordinary everyday humanity.

Features

  • Presented from new digital transfers from original materials, approved by the filmmaker.
  • A new and exclusive filmed interview with filmmaker Andrea Luka Zimmerman.
  • Booklet featuring new writing on the films by award-winning author Ali Smith, and essays by writer and scholar Colin Dayan and Rosemary Bechler, editor of Open Democracy.

    In the meantime, if you want to catch up with Zimmerman's latest work, her first solo art exhibition opens between 8 April - 18 June of this year, at Spike Island in Bristol. You can check out more details by going here.

    Last updated: 06/08/2018 12:08:23

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