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Alice Rohrwacher
Filmmaker / Director
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Alice Rohrwacher was born in 1982 in Fiesole, Tuscany, Italy. She is a writer and director, known for Le Meraviglie (The Wonder), 2014, Corpo Celeste (Heavenly Body), 2011, and 9×10 novanta (2014).

Le Meraviglie (The Wonder), 2014:
Grand Prix du Jury, Festival di Cannes, 2014
Best film, Filmfest München, 2014
Black Pearl Award, New Horizons Abu Dhabi Film festival, 2014
Special Jury Award, Seville European film Festival, 2014
Best Screenplay, Mar del Plata International Film Festival, 2014

Corpo Celeste (Heavenly Body), 2011:
Ingmar Bergman Int. Debut Award, 2012
Nastro d’Argento, migliore opera prima, 2012
Ciak d’Oro, migliore opera prima, 2012
Premio Suso Cecchi D’Amico, migliore sceneggiatura, 2012

Featured in:
The Female Gaze
New York Film Festival 56
International Film Festival Rotterdam 2019

  • Georg Kussmann: FRG

    The German dramatist Heiner Müller observed that German history lies as if smothered by a rheumatism blanket: beneath there is warmth and stagnation, just enough to give the impression all is well, while the peripheries are freezing. Georg Kussmann’s photographs in FRG were created under this metaphoric blanket. Made in the Federal Republic of Germany over a single summer, they depict everyday scenes of life, work, and leisure (more…)

  • Grey Crawford. Chroma, 1978–85, Vol 1
    Beam Editions

    In 1978 Grey Crawford created a body of colour photographic work that was so radical in its aesthetic and technique that few people to this day understand how it was made. Chroma documents late 70s Los Angeles in a period of radical urban transformation. Scenes of vernacular architecture, demolition sites and everyday places are contrasted with graphic forms that float on the surface and sit within the image. (more…)

  • Leda Papaconstantinou: Time In My Hands. A Retrospective
    Dec 14, 2023 – Apr 21, 2024
    Athens, Greece

    Time in my hands represents the first ever major retrospective exhibition for Leda Papaconstantinou (b. 1945), one of the most important artists in the history of contemporary art in Greece. For over almost five decades, Papaconstantinou developed a diverse body of work that took on a range of forms – performance, sculpture, video, site-specific installations, painting, etc. – in order to explore issues of gender, sexuality, collective and personal memory, history, politics and ecology, centred always on the body. (more…)