26. April 2018 - 20:00

Film Screening: Concerning Violence

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In connection with the exhibition Tak i lige måde: Contemporary Art from Denmark, Reykjavík Art Museum will be screening the documentary film Concerning Violence from 2014 written and directed by Göran Olsson.

The film narrates the events of African nationalist and independence movements in the 1960s and 1970s, which challenged colonial and white minority rule.

It is based on Frantz Fanon's essay, Concerning Violence, from his 1961 book The Wretched of the Earth.

Finnish actress Kati Outinen provides narration for the original Swedish release.

The film is an international co-production between Sweden, Finland, Denmark, and the United States. 85 min.

Free with museum admission.

Free entrance for holders of Annual Pass/Culture Pass