Archive for February, 2013

Upcoming XLt events: CiTiZEN KiNO #22/23, and Giraff Graff premiere in CPH…

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

{ { Giraff Graff – 10 years anniversary! } }

< 26.02 – 01.03 > ”Min mor er en ulv, min far..” ( My mom is a wolf, my father is… ) the latest project by Giraff Graff premiering at Warehaus 9 in Copenhagen ! ( in Danish language )
A multi-layered performance project that has been [...]

Happy Birthday Yoko Ono! and Jodo ! … You Rock Lobsters !

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

{ YOko and Sean at Volksbuehne, Berlin }
Happy Birthday Yoko !

We only found out a few days ago that not only was Plastic Ono Band playing but that Yoko would be celebrating her 80th birthday with us in Berlin… It was long sold out, but we were persistent, and made it in for the concert. [...]

Berlinale v.4: Biting The Media Hook And Thrashing Inside…

Friday, February 15th, 2013

{ from The Act of Killing by Joshua Oppenheimer }
Herzog has been outdone! And that’s not necessarily a good thing. Joshua Oppenheimer’s film The Act Of Killing is one of the most gut-wrenching films you may ever read ! If you just watch it you may conclude it is one of the most important films [...]

Berlinale Time v.2.1 : STOP THE FORCED EVICTIONS !

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Nevermind the Berlinale!

If you watch any films this week in Berlin, this one by Leftvision Clips ( click for english subtitles, and now a turkish version here. )  is a must see and a must share !  … In these times, the only media that really matters is tactical media! Spread It !
And see you [...]

Berlinale v.3, Transmediale v.6 …

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

{ TPB AFK, 2013 }
Berlinale v.3…

Well our cynicsm can only go so far, and with the bitter cold, what else is there to do, but suck down some over-mediation, a little SOMA time, and maybe even some juicy bits from the frontlines of the cultural resistance….
Transmediale v.6…
Sadly this film – TPB AFK – wasn’t being [...]

Berlinale Time v.1 : The XLt’s Leni Riefenstahl Awards

Friday, February 8th, 2013

{ performance art by Soren Dahlgaard (DK) via Kay Eske… thx }

It’s Berlinale time again… and we’re already thoroughly annoyed !
We’ve been pondering presenting our sorta-annual Leni Riefenstahl award(s) at the next CiTiZEN KiNO event (TBA). But well, Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty isn’t playing at the festival and is so obvious that it has brought [...]

XLt on BWPWAP v.5: Transmediated like KFC Clockwork

Monday, February 4th, 2013

{ found on the web, no artist attributed, thx Hernan }

XLterrestrials on  Transmediale Festival 2013 in Berlin continues… See v.1 and v.2 + 3 and v.4 … our previous plogs … recommended to start there if your’re just tuning in.

XLt on BWPWAP v.5 : Transmediated like KFC Clockwork

While XLt dives exuberantly into deconstruction, auseinandersetzung, rants [...]

XLt on BWPWAP – v.4 : Another Pluto is Possessed

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

{ TM 2013, click on the images above to see larger }

So our coverage of the Transmediale Festvial continues… See v.1 and v.2 + 3 in previous plogs …

XLt on BWPWAP – v.4 : Another Pluto is Poseable … Disposable…  Possessed… ? … Our final analysis is under construction… But below are some quick sketches [...]

XLt on BWPWAP – v.2 + v.3 : Democracy on Pluto

Friday, February 1st, 2013

{ “pluto to earth, pluto to earth! can you hear us ?! ” }
XLt analyzes the Transmediale 2013 – BWPWAP
[ part 1 -intro = resources are here ]
We are working within a very visual medium, so we picked the image above which we had gathered for our latest CiTiZEN KINO performances of “20th Century Fix”… [...]