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We Say NO To The Spies + Plunderers of GOO-plex in our Neighborhoods !

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

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ALERT ! Some time in the beginning of 2018 Google plans to open their seventh “Campus” project. In Berlin !  In Kreuzberg ! At Ohlauer Str. and Paul Linke Ufer in the Umspannwerk, a power station – known as the “cathedral of electricity ” – designed by Hans Heinrich Müller and built between 1925-29.
Other campus [...]

HKW’s “1948 Unbound” – Into the Academic Bubble and Another Round of Grim Technospheres !?

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

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( still for Clouzot’s The Wages of Fear, 1953 )
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< Nov.30- Dec.2 > 1948 Unbound, Unleashing the technological Present, another round of HKW investigating the Technospheres, HKW Berlin

As usual there’s an extraordinary wealth of information at this HKW conference which aims to put our most pressing economic, environmental, sociological and [...]

CiTiZEN KiNO #69 : Electric Sheep REvisited x2 ( DEC 7 )

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

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< Dec 7 > CiTiZEN KINO #69 : Electric Sheep REvisited x2
at Club Der Polnischen Versager, Berlin 20h
Donations welcomed.
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The XLterrestrials present an anarcho-feminist critique of the Blade Runner films, and a deconstructive media analysis of Hollywood spectacle- dystopias in context of our very realworld existential crises + social challenges. How will [...]

On the XLT Autumn Radar : Dive in to the crystal clear pools of resistance !

Friday, November 24th, 2017

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Dear arts + praxis friends,
Hope you can join us in the local + global liberations and re-alignments !
On the XLTerrestrials’ radar :
< 29.11 > – Globalista Radio Kit party + music trading, @t Buchhandlung Cafe, 20h … POSTPONED ! to be rescheduled

< 06.12 >  – “AG21c”  – A network party for our new [...]

An XLt Remote Guide to Last Resorts and Post-COP23 !

Friday, November 17th, 2017

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( pic from Children Of Men  )

About  -  # COP23 -
We were not able to participate in this year’s climate summit So this guide is from some far off perspectives…
Let’s begin with an important announce for those of you in Btropolis… Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman and team have been providing exceptional on-the-ground coverage, not just [...]

CiTiZEN KiNO #69: Electric Sheep Revisited x2 – a feminist Hollywood-slasher retort !

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

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( artwork by Ray Caesar )

OK comrades, this looks like the direction to go next…
CiTiZEN KiNO experiments with a new feminist Hollywood-SLASHER genre ….
5 years ago ! 30 years after the release of the original Blade Runner film …. We produced Electric Sheep Revisited at Theater Kapelle in Friedrischshain ! NOW, 2 months [...]

Berliner Gazette’s Friendly Fire, Citizenship reconfigured…

Friday, November 3rd, 2017


( pic from James Bridle’s project Citizen Ex )
< Nov 2- 4 > Berliner Gazette’s Annual Conference, theme Unfriendly Fire, ZKU Berlin
The formats for BG conferences are a good tactic to go deeper into some challenging topics, in a short time. This time there are 3 days of workshops on 5 different tracks -  and [...]

RSA Films and Scott Free Productions, The Crystallizing of Corporate Sci-Fi Relations

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

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( poster from an exhibition in London, July 2017 )
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Warning : There will be spoilers below ! But if you haven’t seen Blade Runner 2049 yet, and would like to read some primer materials …
Here’s our pre-BR-2049 analysis and critiques:


Ridley is no Kubrick! But is he the Edward Bernays of Our Technotopian Dismaland ?!
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CiTiZEN KiNO #065: The XLT Guide to The Uninhabitable …

Friday, October 20th, 2017

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We are currently developing our next show…  And we are planning to take it to one of the places it’s most needed ! … And we are looking for supporters and collaborators !
Please contact us if you want to be in on our most lucrative adventure…  It’s like getting in on Bitcoins, [...]

Culture + Community vs. Technotopia + Krapitalism

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

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A page from the XLT Story Book
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” Just because we have semi-solid science doesn’t mean the goals and aims are properly selected. Let’s say you want to optimize life expectancy, GDP, and minimize crime. You’d likely end up with a pure totalitarian government deciding what you can [...]