STOP·ZEMLIA

Opens the Bildrausch's 11th edition on June 22

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New Festival Trailer

Carte blanche to Radu Jude: The Romanian director makes a statement 

 

 

Tickets

Available on the 1st of June!

May 23, 2022

Heddy Honigmann

Bildrausch honors Heddy Honigmann, one of the great filmmakers of our time

 

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May 4, 2021

Wounds and Wonders

The thematic focus deals with our incredible powers of resistance. With a workshop. 

 

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May 4, 2022

New Festival poster and venues

Kaserne Basel and the Gare du Nord are joining as Festival venues. Selected films will be available online

 

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Bildrausch Archive

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

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?

 

> Film Archive

> Festival Archive

Hinweis

tree of life passing by

Salomé Jashi is one of the great talents of Georgian cinema. Her gracefully poetic documentary Taming the Garden tells of trees and of our moral dilemma in dealing with nature and with ourselves. In the Stadtkino Basel bar we will encounter her cinematic raw material, projected onto the ceiling. The trees are passing by. It’s up to us whether we linger or not.

 

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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

"I don't do interviews, I make conversation."

We dedicate the Tribute 2022 to director Heddy Honigmann