METAKINO is a series of mini-festivals dedicated to essay films, experimental documentaries and short films from around the world, each edition focused around a different theme. This second edition focuses on films dealing with music.

All screenings and talks are free and are either in English or have English subtitles unless otherwise noted. All films on the programme are Finnish premieres.

METAKINO #2: MUSIC is supported by: AVEK, the City of Helsinki, Goethe-Institut Finnland and the Austrian Embassy in Helsinki.

Friday 24.5.
20:15 Denk ich an Deutschland in der Nacht (Romuald Karmakar, 2017, 105′)
22:15 Live: Andreas Reihse (DE)

Saturday 25.5.
14:00 Mosaik 2014 Seven Speakers (Kreidler, 2009/2019)
14:15 Celluloid Corridors (Mohamed A. Gawad, Dalia Neis & Andreas Reihse, 2017, 19′)
15:15 2+2=22 [The Alphabet] (Heinz Emigholz, 2017, 88′) *GUEST: Andreas Reihse*
17:30 Four films by Jayne Parker (70′) *GUEST: Jayne Parker*
18:45 Jayne Parker in conversation with Pia Antikainen
19:30 Short film screening #1: On-Off (Johann Lurf, Bady Minck, Manfred Schwaba, Josef Dabernig, Norbert Pfaffenbichler, Michael Snow, 2005-2018, 65′)
21:00 Short film screening #2: Optical Sound (Elke Groen & Christian Neubacher, Stefano Canapa, Peter Bo Rappmund, Norbert Pfaffenbichler & Lotte Schreiber, Rainer Kohlberger, Manuel Knapp & Makino Takashi, 2006-2018, 80′)

Sunday 26.5.
14:00 Horace Tapscott: Musical Griot (Barbara McCullough, 2017, 72′)
15:30 Kikoe (Iwai Chikara, 2009, 100′)
17:30 Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present (Tyler Hubby, 2016, 102′)
19:15 Short film screening #3: Durations (Tony Conrad, Jim O’Rourke, Phill Niblock, 2004-2015, 45′)
20:15 Discussion with local guests *IN FINNISH*

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Free admission.