Estate, a reverie

“Ailleurs en Folie” festival ,  Mons 2015 ,  Cultural ,  Workshop ,  Cinema ,  Festival at Mons

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  • Andrea Luka Zimmerman

    As a 1930s block is bulldozed, a luxury-apartment-complex rises. The film Estate tracks the passing of Hackney's Haggerston Estate and wider utopian principles of social housing, offering an unruly celebration of extraordinary everyday humanity.

    Challenging tired stereotypes, Estate interweaves intimate long-term observational footage with the residents' own historical re-enactments and dramatised reveries. The screening will be followed by a conversation with the filmmaker, the artists programmed and the audience about the questions of gentrification, regeneration, and place of the artists.
    English French subtitles
    Free of charge - booking recommended

    Production Andrea Luka Zimmerman with David Roberts and the apartment complex residents
  • Rates
  • Free