My First Buzz

The call for entries for the new short film competition is open!

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A City is a Cinema

Bildrausch and the Fine Arts Museum Basel turn the entire city into a cinema!

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October 14, 2020

A Manifesto for Cinema

Thai director and auteur Apichatpong Weerasethakul is making use of the current deceleration to think about the future of cinema

 

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February 10, 2021

Rosi goes to Hollywood

 

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March 5, 2021

Bears for friends

Maren Eggert, Radu Jude, Ramon and Silvan Zürcher awarded at the Berlinale

 

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Bildrausch Boulevard
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One heart and one cinema

Athina Rachel Tsangari and Dušan Makavejev (1932-2019) at the first Bildrausch in 2011

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Programmatic

The festival directors Beat Schneider (left) and Nicole Reinhard name a prize after their first jury member, the radical Swiss filmmaker Peter Liechti (1951-2014, centre)

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Howe Gelb

Basel, let's hang out and play

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69 Hotel Rooms

In 2012, the filmmaker and author Michael Glawogger (1959-2014) invited us on an unforgettable voyage of discovery through his still unreleased book

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After Sunset

Between Calexico and David Lynch: Acapulco Radio, Berlin's gods of cultivated Twang, at their first Swiss concert at the Bildrausch Salon

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And the Bildrausch Ring of Film Art goes to...

British filmmaker Joanna Hogg reads the laudatory speech for Alejandro Jodorowsky and La danza de la realidad

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The film banquet

Our happy round table in 2014

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The magic of a cinema night

A different kind of 3D projection

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A total work of art

Peter Strickland rocks Bildrausch 2015 with his Sonic Catering Band

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Pure poetry

Ruth Beckermann talks about her film The Dreamed Ones in 2016

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Photo bomb

Beat Schneider, Jean Perret, Mani Haghighi, Christine Dollhofer, Nicole Reinhard, Albert Serra, Eugène Green (from left to right)

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Souvenir

Bruno Ganz (1941-2019) presents The Party by Sally Potter in the International Competition in 2017

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The Storyteller

Lav Diaz – seeker of truths, hero of slow cinema and winner of the Bildrausch Ring of Film Art in 2018 – answers questions from his fans

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«You talkin' to me?»

Film karaoke on Theaterplatz

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Challenging brilliance

Kim Ki-duk (1960-2020) presents his gently enraged spy thriller The Net (Geumul) in the International Competition

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Passionate grace

The British directing legend Terence Davies (right) enchants Bildrausch in 2017

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A grand prize with character

The Bildrausch Ring of Film Art

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About the unpredictability of life

"This is the first time I'm getting married to a film festival": Tereza Villaverde wins the Bildrausch Ring of Film Art in 2017 for Colo

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From Basel to the Oscars

RaMell Ross shows Hale County, This Morning, This Evening in the International Competition in 2018

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The Honorary Award for Visionary Filmmaking

A gold ring honours special merit in auteur filmmaking and film art

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A chronicler of the damned

Author and director Paul Schrader wears the Honorary Ring of Visionary Filmmaking for his transcendental as well as raging opus

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Let's toast...

...to cinema and to friendship!

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Cinema as a locus of truth

Documentary filmmaker Gianfranco Rosi (right) at Thinking/Space

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A Swiss filmmaking family

A class reunion at the special programme Joining Reni Mertens and Walter Marti in the Future

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A special prize with attitude

Jolanda Gsponer (left, Liechti Filmproduktion) hands over the first Peter Liechti Prize to Aya Koretzky for A volta ao mundo quando tinhas 30 anos

Bildrausch, it’s the first time, that I get married to a film festival. It’s wonderful, I will never forget it!

Colo director Teresa Villaverde was awarded the Bildrausch Ring of Film Art 2017

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Bildrausch Archive 2011 to 2019

What was the name again of that wonderful film with Cynthia Nixon? Who designed my festival bag? And where can I find the pictures of the legendary Bildrausch Saturday in 2014?

 

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Hinweis

Bildrausch Archive 2011 to 2019

What was the name again of that wonderful film with Cynthia Nixon? Who designed my festival bag? And where can I find the pictures of the legendary Bildrausch Saturday in 2014?

 

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> Festival Archive

Hinweis

A Visit to Thinking/Space

In Thinking/Space, we take the time to engage in an open and in-depth exchange: we turn our curiosity towards the filmmakers' toolboxes, explore the special dimensions of their works and talk to them about cinema as a vision of our world.

 

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