Absolute Dada (PG*)

3.30pm / + Live musical accompaniment by John Sweeney

24 March 2013
Cinema 1

Standard - £10.50 online /
£11.50 on the door

Barbican Members - £8.40 online /
£9.20 on the door

Concessions - £9.50 online /
£10.50 on the door

Under 18s £6

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Find out more about Dancing around Duchamp

The universe of Dada intersects iconoclasm, subversion, abstraction, geometry and the erotic. And one of its dominant matrixes is Duchampian conceptualism.

This is an exceptional screening of treasures from the Dada era, including Duchamp’s Anemic Cinema (1926), Man Ray’s Le Retour a La Raison (1923), Emak Bakia (1927) and various others. 

With live musical accompaniment by John Sweeney.

Emak Bakia and Retour a la raison
Distribution: Cinédoc Paris Films Coop

Part of A Grammar of Subversion
Part of Silent Film & Live Music Series

Please arrive promptly at the advertised start time

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