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31. - 31.Oct.07 INNSBRUCK [AT]: FACELESS
FACELESS @ R4, Galerie im Taxispalais
30.Oct.07 - 01.Dec.07 GRAZ [AT]: Hinter den Zeichen @ Medienkunst Labor / KunstHaus
FACELESS by Manu Luksch: Workshop: Development of an Austrian adaptation of the Manifesto for CCTV-Filmmakers , Screening: Film clips and Making-of docu
11. - 11.Jun.07 WIEN: Short film programme @ New Directors' Lounge, Schikaneder Kino
Screening of short films by Manu Luksch, followed by 'heteronom 1' by Sabine Sonnenschein. where: Schikaneder Kino, Margaretenstra├če 24, 1040 Wien.
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PRESS KIT 

STILLS: high-res stills for download 

TRAILER: links to movie trailer: Vimeo or Youtube

 

PRESS VOICES

 

- ÜberwachungsBilder - vom Ende der Privatheit. sat3. Constanze Griessler, Franziska Mayr-Keber

30.Mar.07 HELSINKI: pixelACHE 2007 shows FACELESS
FACELESS @ Kiasma Theatre, Helsinki [FI]; 18:00, free entrance
10. - 29.Apr.07 ROTTERDAM, DEAF 07: faceless - the spectral children
The screening programme at Dutch Electronic Art Festival DEAF 07 includes CCTV-thriller 'faceless - the spectral children'.
02. - 02.Apr.07 TURKU: screening of 'FACELESS' - the movie
Arts Academy Turku, Finland. 'faceless', the CCTV sci-fi movie by Manu Luksch, will be introduced by the filmmaker and screened at the lecture theatre.
19. - 25.Mar.07 GRAZ: premiere of 'faceless' -the movie @ Diagonale2007
'faceless' the CCTV sci-fi film by Manu Luksch has its premiere at DIAGONALE 2007, Graz, Austria. Experimental 7: 20.03.07 at 19.45, 23.03.07 at 16.45 tog with documentary "every step you take" 21.03.07 at 12.00, 23.03.07 at 22.45
31.Mar.07 - 13.May.07 TURKU: 'faceless - the spectral children' @ Digitally Yours
'faceless - the spectral children' by Manu Luksch will be shown at the exhibition 'Digitally Yours' is hosted by the Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova museum, Turku, Finland. It includes works by Laura Beloff & Erich Bergen, Phil Coy, Christian Nold, Locus+ & Chris Burden, Juha Huuskonen, Anita Fontaine, Pia Tikka, Markus Renvall, Ken Rinaldo, Soda, Asa Stahl & Kristina Lindstrom, and Animaatiokone Industries
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FACELESS – THE SPECTRAL CHILDREN (UK/AT 2006, 15 min)

multiscreen video by Manu Luksch 
Dolby surround 5.1 soundtrack by Mukul
an Ambient Information Systems production
language: English

The video installation uses CCTV images obtained under the UK Data Protection Act as legal readymades (objets trouvés). Four screens simultaneously show the story of the Spectral Children from the multi-angle view of the CCTV control room. The work is made under the rules of the 'Manifesto for CCTV Filmmakers'.

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