ADAM CURTIS: STRANGE TIMES
Locatie: Het Huis
Ben Vickers (GB), Chief Technology Officer van de Serpentine Galleries (GB), gaat in gesprek met Adam Curtis (GB) over zijn recente werk HyperNormalisation (2016) en zijn andere werken op het gebied van ﬁlm en televisie. Daarnaast bespreken ze de problemen en uitdagingen die op de loer liggen in de interactie tussen de media, politiek en samenleving.
BEN VICKERS― Moderator
Ben Vickers is a curator, writer, explorer, technologist and luddite. He is CTO at the Serpentine Galleries in London and an initiator of the open-source monastic order unMonastery.
ADAM CURTIS― Kunstenaar
Kevin Adam Curtis (born 1955) is a British documentary film-maker. Curtis says that his favourite theme is “power and how it works in society”, and his works explore areas of sociology, psychology, philosophy and political history. Curtis describes his work as journalism that happens to be expounded via the medium of film. His films have won four BAFTAs. He has been closely associated with the BBC throughout his career.