From Ecstasy to Rapture is a selection of Spanish experimental films made between
the 1950s and the present. conceived by Xcèntric, the regular film program at the
CCCB - Centre de Cultura Contemporània in Barcelona, It has taken to museums
and arts centres worldwide on an international tour.
The screening will show a part of the rich and remarkable history of Spanish
experimental filmmaking, spotlighting the treasures of a number of alternative film
makers that are not only little known internationally, but also not well known within
Spainʼs own borders.
Made up of carefully restored prints and preservation digital transfers, comprised of 10
truly eye-popping films, From Ecstasy to Rapture reveals an extraordinary avantgarde
tradition that extends far beyond the revered and much celebrated achievements
of Buñuel and Dalí.
This very exclusive session is curated by Le Cool Bangkok and will take place at The
Friese Greene Club on Friday, February 28th at 19:00 hrs.
The Friese-Greene Club, 259/6 Sukhumvit Soi 22
Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 19:00 hrs.