Nur met Cinemaissí, the Latin American Film Festival

Cinemaissí is a Latin American film festival, held yearly in Helsinki. It lasts around a week and it organizes mostly the screening of films and documentaries from Spanish and Latin American directors. A MAIN TOPIC  There is always a main topic. During the 2016 edition, for example, the main subject was the legitimations of the…






The film club: “La Chinoise” by Jean Luc Godard (1967) Eng/Ita

The film club arranged the last meeting before summer on May 3rd. The movie discussed was deeply tough and wryly conceived: we talked about the masterpiece post recognised by Jean-Luc Godard entitled “La Chinoise”, 1967. THE FILM  The low-budget film, shot in the interlude of Godard’s apartment, is an adaptation by Fyodor Dostoyevsky‘s novel, The…






The Film Club III: Freaks by Tod Browning

It is surely not my pleasant diversion regarding and analyzing “negative” and “shocking” times through film history, but I think it is a must. In fact, on the last film club March 22 , 2017, at the Temporary Space in Helsinki, we gathered to “dive in the past” to understand what might have ever happened. It…