Call for entries Deadline: 1 July 2015 SFC Shoah Film Collection is looking for new contributions in order to continue the success story which started 5 years ago on 27 January 2010 – the International Holocaust Memorial Day – commemorating the 65th liberation of the Concentration Camp of Auschwitz, when…
The next manifestation of “Draft Title: SHOAH” featuring Shoah Film Collection is scheduled for 2015/2016 in Duesseldorf/Germany http://duesseldorf2015.a-virtual-memorial.org
Founded in 2010, SFC – Shoah Film Collection
had in the beginning just a slow, but in 2012 a rapid and successful development.
By introducing the event structure for presenting “SFC – Shoah Film Collection”,i.e. “A Virtual Memorial- Commemorative Interventions”, in 2012 the first three events took place in RIGA, Phnom Penh and Warsaw, resulting an extention of the thematic spectrum by including a new collection of documentaries about the Cambodian genocide 1975-1979, and consequently the creation of CTF – Collective Trauma Film Collections including SFC _ Shoah Film Collection as its basis.
At the end of 2012, CTF – Collective Trauma Film Collections are now representing another and the expanded international world-wide unique initiative by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne addressed to young generations of artists and film makers to deal with the topic of collective trauma caused by totalitarism by using new technologies and contemporary approaches in art in order to keep vivid the memory via art.
The first collection, SFC – Shoah Film Collection
is dedicated to the victims of Holocaust, but also other genocides
consisting of experimental films, videoart and documentaries
The second collection “Cambodia” -consisting of documentaries
is dealing with the Cambodian genocide 1975-1979
Cologne Art & Moving Images Awards
are proud to be invited for presenting
CologneOFF 2012 Poland
SFC – Shoah Film Collection
@ Warsaw Jewish Film Festival
25-30 October 2012
Warsaw Jewish Film Festival selected 17 films for this feature, and additional 11 films as optional candidates for a screening, so that more than the half Shoah Film Collection can be presented.
PDF festival catalogue for download
Freedom of Memory A Virtual Memorial Phom Penh 2012 videoart in a global context dedicated to the victims of the genocide in Cambodia 1975-1979 http://phnompenh2012.a-virtual-memorial.org 12-15 July 2012 @ META House Phnom Penh German -Cambodian Cultural Centre artvideoKOELN in collaboration with Cologne International Videoart Festival # SFC – SHoah Film…
A Virtual Memorial Riga 2012 1-30 June 2012 @ Culture an Arts Project NOASS Riga/Latvia was realized in the context of the European Culture program “The A – Team – artists for change” A Team concept http://ateamartistsforchange.wordpress.com/about-2/ A Team Latvia & A Virtual Memorial Riga 2012 http://ateamartistsforchange.wordpress.com/category/latvian-category/
The Presentation of Shoah Film Collection in Riga is standing now under the Patronage of the European Parliament.
A Virtual Memorial Foundation is happy to announce to realisation of A Virtual Memorial Riga 2012 Commemorative Interventions featuring SFC – Shoah Film Collecion @ Culture & Arts Projects Noass Riga 1-8 June 2012 in partnership between Riga Ghetto & Latvian Holocaust Museum, the association “SHAMIR” – Jewish Community of…