Today | Jozef van Wissem plays live score to “L’Âge d’Or”

Yupp, he’s coming for real! Jozef van Wissem will do a live score for  Luis Buñuel’s surrealist classic “L’Âge d’Or” tonight at Luru-Kino.Thanks to Bundeskunsthalle we can even screen “L’Âge d’Or” from 35mm film roll.

Jozef van Wissem live score to „L’Âge d’Or“

At the same time, van Wissem’s instrument is antique as well as extraordinary: a 24-string lute. His minmalist style of playing the baroque gadget is based on repetitive composition techniques and cyclical melodies, overlays and coloration. The result seems as if it has dropped out of time peculiarly, oscillating between genres: not baroque or industrial […]

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But why all this promo stuff. You’re all gonna come anyway tonight, right?

Jozef van Wissem vertont//adds sound to “L’Âge d’Or” (F 1930, D: Luis Buñuel, 63’, french OV, 35mm)

11 April, 9pm – LuRu-Kino in der Spinnerei

Make sure to be there early in order to secure your ticket!