2. saioa : Machorka-Muff + Nicht vershönt = Sesión 2 : Machorka-Muff + No reconciliados = Session 2 : Machorka-Muff + Not reconciled

2. saioa : Machorka-Muff + Nicht vershönt = Sesión 2 : Machorka-Muff + No reconciliados = Session 2 : Machorka-Muff + Not reconciled

Focus: Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet. Session 2 (73’)

Machorka-Muff

Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet, FRG, 1963, 18', OV with Spanish subtitles, DCP

Based on the short story by Henrich Böll about the false peace of the reconstruction and rearm of Germany. “It’s like a flash of a lightning making balance between the truth, the concentration and the irritation”, Karl-Heinz Stockhausen’s words.

Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet

Nicht versöhnt oder Es hilft nur Gewalt, wo Gewalt herrscht , (No reconciliados o sólo la violencia ayuda donde la violencia reina), 1965, 55’, JBAES / VOSE / OV with Spanish subtitles, DCP., FRG, 1965, 55', OV with Spanish subtitles, DCP

First feature film by Straub-Huillet and one of the most important films of the German cinema of the last fifty years. The film presents the novel Das Bücherregal by Heinrich Böll and offers a familiar story about the continuity and collapse of the history: loyalty, betrayal and revenge.