Christoph Korn / media works
Gesicht (2011-2013) | film work | duration: 12 hours
(“..the other who reveals him or herself through the face..”, Emmanuel Lévinas)
Gesicht (Former Austerlitz Duplicate)
Coproduction: Christoph Korn, C.R.I.M., Museum of Contemporary Art Serralves Foundation, Porto (PT)
technical support by Enis Vardar and onomato.
Using the NS propaganda film “Terezin: A Documentary Film of the Jewish Resettlement” from 1944. Courtesy of the “Bundesarchiv/Filmarchiv” [Film Archive of the Federal Republic of Germany]
Premiere (with the title "Austerlitz Duplicate"): November 2011, Museum of Contemporary Art Serralves, Porto (PT)
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Text by Maria João Madeira, Cristina Beckert and Christoph Korn from book Thinking Reality and Time through Film.