The very active news service provided by Cinéma du Réel informs about an upcoming retrospective series of Joris Ivens at the Cinémathèque française (51 rue de Bercy, 75012 Paris) from March 5th to April 5th. The text goes like this:
Joris Ivens was a politically committed filmmaker and an inspired poet. The retrospective states again the importance of Joris Ivens’ look on the twentieth century, its injustices, its struggles, its failures, but also its hopes, achievements and moments of happiness. Please note that a forum « Joris Ivens, a history of wind » will take place on Sunday March 15th at 4.00pm :
Participants : Marceline Loridan Ivens, Edgar Morin, Jean-Pierre Sergent, Adrienne Fréjacques, André Stufkens et Claude Brunel. Hosted by Serge Toubiana.