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Homage to Robert Wyatt on the occasion of his 73rd birthday: 28 January 2018

Date: 28/01/2018

Centro di Ricerca Musicale / Teatro San Leonardo, via San Vitale, 63 - Bologna

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Mark Kidel is a documentary filmmaker and writer specializing in visual and performing arts whose most recent work, Becoming Cary Grant (presented at Cannes 2017) has achieved a wide international echo. The review Voices from the afterlife produced by AngelicA, has already presented in the last years two documentaries, Something Rich And Strange - Portrait Of Contemporary Composer Iannis Xenakis, and Ravi Shankar: Between Two Worlds.

This year, on the occasion of the 73rd birthday of Robert Wyatt, and the 2018 edition of ART CITY Bologna, AngelicA - Music Research Center in co-production with the Cineteca, invited the director to present three of his other films, two of which translated specifically and in national premiere: Free Will and Testament: The Robert Wyatt Story and two of his titles dedicated to famous visual artists, Balthus the Painter combined with Bill Viola: The Eye of the Heart. Both screenings will be introduced by director Mark Kidel together with curator Walter Rovere.

Sunday, 28 January – 6pm

homage to Robert Wyatt on the occasion of his 73rd birthday: 28 January 2018

Free Will and Testament: The Robert Wyatt Story
(Gran Bretagna 2002, v.o. sott. it, 68’) - Italian première
with Robert Wyatt, Brian Eno, Alfreda Benge, Noel Redding, Hugh Hopper, Phil Manzanera, Annie Whitehead, Paul Weller
screening and conversation with the director Mark Kidel

As part of OMAGGIO A  MARK KIDEL| Robert Wyatt, Balthus, Bill Viola (28 January + 2 February 2018)

AngelicA – Centro di Ricerca Musicale in coproduzione con Cineteca di Bologna
curated by Walter Rovere

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  • Date: 28/01/2018