Cold War Fantasies – Film Laboratory at OSA

cold war fantasies
Tue, 11/26/2013 - 18:00 - Thu, 12/26/2013 - 20:00

Join us for a unique screening series on the Cold War’s technological, political and science-fiction imagery, in connection with the seminar Though this be Madness, yet there is Method in It: Cold War Fantasies. Explore a strange world where the lack of information led to surreal experimentation, collective madness and new forms of intelligence.

Fourth screening: 6 pm, Tuesday November 26, 2013. Theme: Fictive Spies.

Noel Field: The Fictitious Spy
The documentary presents the story of an American political idealist caught up in Cold War paranoia, accused by the Soviets of spying for the USA, and by the Americans of being a Communist agent.

Werner Schweizer | Switzerland | 1996 | 106 min

The film will be introduced by István Rév.

Next screening:
December 3, 2013: Machine Dreams.

Venue: OSA Archivum, 1051 Budapest, Arany János utca 32, room 212.

Admission to the screenings is free. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Seats available from 5.30 pm.

OSA Archivum / Galeria Centralis - 1051 Budapest, Arany János u. 32.