Wahnsinnswerke

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Films & Talk
TT Kontext / Burning Issues

Wahnsinnswerke (3sat): Medea, Nora, Drei Schwestern

The 3sat-series “Wahnsinnswerke” explores classic works of theatre literature and compares defining productions in dialogue with artists and scholars.

  • 2 h 45 min
  • In German

The films are each around 45 minutes long; the artists’ talk will take place following the second film and last around 30 minutes.

Fidelity and revenge, patriarchy and the future of feminism, longing and letting go are among the topics discussed by Stefanie Reinsperger, Idil Baydar, Johanna Wokalek, Susanne Kennedy, Anna Bergmann, Lisa Lucassen and others, with reference to the timeless ‘Wahnsinnswerke’ “Medea”, “Nora” and “Drei Schwestern (Three Sisters)”.

Programme

Medea
Germany 2018, 45 minutes
Directed by Catharina Kleber
Editorial Office: Wolfgang Horn and Meike Klingenberg
Produced by Nordendfilm

Nora
Germany 2018, 45 minutes
Directed by Sylvie Kürsten
Editorial Office: Wolfgang Horn and Meike Klingenberg
Produced by Nordendfilm

Drei Schwestern
Germany 2019, 45 minutes
Directed by Catharina Kleber
Editorial Office: Wolfgang Horn and Meike Klingenberg
Produced by Adrian Stangell, Nordendfilm

Talk with Catharina Kleber, Sylvie Kürsten and Mieke Schüller (3sat Genre Coordinator Culture / Performing Arts)