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Urbanization in Turkey

Csaba Jelinek Films: Agoraphobia (Imre Azem, 2013, 53’) Sunday March 9 – 15:30 Overdrive: Istanbul in the New Millennium (Aslihan Unaldi, 2011, 75’) Sunday March 9 – 17:30 “They are changing the whole world. But they, the rich, they cannot … Continue reading

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Away from all suns!

Samu Szemerey Film: Away from all suns! (Isabella Willinger, 2013, 77’) Sunday 9 March – 20:00 The short period of Russian Constructivism was a unique experiment to create a new architecture. The movement, which declined with the rise of Stalin’s … Continue reading

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Japanese architecture before and after the bubble

Balázs Irimiás Films: Nakagin Capsule Tower: Japanese metabolist landmark on the edge of destruction (Yamazaki Rima, 2010, 58’); Intercalary spaces (Damien Faure, 2012, 50’) Saturday 8 March – 21:00 The Nakagin Capsule tower is a landmark of Japanese architecture; even … Continue reading

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Venice: the last days of a city

Bálint Kádár Film: The Venice syndrome (Andreas Pichler, 2012, 80’) Sunday 9 March – 17:30 Venice is a strong brand today, a must-see destination, and big business. It is a must see place, and all are coming to see it. … Continue reading

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The beauty of delusion

Dániel Kovács Film: Precise poetry: Lina Bo Bardi’s architecture (Belinda Rukschcio, 2013, 55’) Satudray 8 March – 17:00 Architecture is the answer to all the problems of humanity. Lina Bo Bardi’s work is based on that theory. She is the … Continue reading

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One big step

Réka Kovács Film: Space Metropoliz (Fabrizio Boni, Giorgio de Finis, 2013, 100’) Friday March 7 – 21:00 Talking seems to rule this film a bit too much! The voluble Italian speech of this many contributors puts our ability of reading … Continue reading

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112 films submitted

Thanks for everyone! We are working on the 2014 programme, news coming soon…

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Call for entries

6th Budapest Architecture Film Days, March 2014 Deadline: 31th October, 2013. Do you have a film on architecture? The Budapest Architecture Film Days is now accepting submissions for its 6th edition to be held in Budapest in March 2014. We … Continue reading

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Gyakornoki felhívás

A Kortárs Építészeti Központ gyakornokot keres, heti 1-2 napos rendszeres munkavégzésre a  Budapesti Építészeti Filmnapok 2014-es kiadásának megvalósításához, rugalmas időbeosztásban. Amit szeretünk: – nyitottság és rugalmasság – jó kommunikációs készség – magabiztos angol nyelvtudás – érdeklődés az építészet, design iránt … Continue reading

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May 27: Vacant Films: Torre David and Unfinished Italy

KÉK presents the next event of the Spring Architecture Film Series: Vacant Films: Torre David and IUnfinished Italy May 27., 8pm, Müszi (1085 Budapest, Balaha Lujza tér 1.) Torre David 2013, 22 mins, colour, Venezuelan film with English subtitles R: … Continue reading

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May 6: Small and Smart: Contemporary Slovenian Architecture on Film

KÉK presents the next event of the Spring Architecture Film Series: Small and Smart: Contemporary Slovenian Architecture on Film May 6., 7pm, Kino (1137 Budapest, Szent István krt 16.) The Slovenian Museum of Architecture and Design (MAO) in cooperation with … Continue reading

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April 29: Christoph Draeger & Heidrun Holzfeind: Tsunami Architecture

KÉK presents the next event of the Spring Architecture Film Series: Christoph Draeger & Heidrun Holzfeind: Tsunami Architecture 60 min, 2012, with English subtitles April 29, Toldi mozi, 7pm – in presence of the directors The 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami … Continue reading

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April 15: Mission Statements – The Architecture of Diplomacy

KÉK presents the next event of the Spring Architecture Film Series: 2011, 60 mins, colour, Dutch film with Hungarian subtitles D: Jord den Hollander In 1991 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Netherlands decided to promote national architecture abroad. … Continue reading

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Sascha Waltz: two ways, to alleviate the difficulties

Interview with Sasha Waltz director of Dialoge 09 – Neues Museum, this year’s opening film. Article only available in Hungarian and in German from the Goethe Institut Budapest’s Website: http://www.goethe.de/ins/hu/bud/kue/tanz/tanzchor/de8181006.htm  

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Greetings from Denver

Design Onscreen–The Initiative for Architecture and Design on Film is honored to co-sponsor the 2012 edition of the Budapest Architecture Film Days.  We congratulate the team of enthusiastic Hungarian architects who have worked so hard to ensure that this year?s … Continue reading

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This year’s themes

Movement and architecture Dancing in the rebuilt Neues Museum and on the waving steel sheets of Frank Gehry, freerunning in Copenhagen and skateboarding in a run-down housing estate. Keeping off the grass in Eastern Hungary and jumping on the roof … Continue reading

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Cats in the middle of the sea

Article only available in Hungarian.

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Interview with Jord den Hollander architect, director and head of the Architecture Film Festival Rotterdam (AFFR)

How did you as an architect become a festival organizer? In 1999 in Rotterdam we organized a symposium on the topic of the image of the city. We showed the obvious films, like Metropolis, Blade Runner and we found out … Continue reading

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Interview with Francisca Mu?oz, founder of Arquitecture Film Festival Santiago (AFFS)

AFFS will be the first Architecture Film Festival in South America. Why did you decide to organize a film festival dedicated to architecture? What was your main objective? AFFS: The members of the collective AFFS of Chile have followed with … Continue reading

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Don?t ya know the big D is burnin??

Article only available in Hungarian.  

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