’Nyolcker’ Budapest

The most traumatic episode of the recent transformations of Budapest is the demolition of the significant part of and the new construction of residential quarters to replace the previous ones in the Outer Józsefváros. The renewal of ‘Nyolcker’ involved compromises, already realized significant social costs, and we can only guess the actual consequences. This section is about the search for a new identity of this part of the city and its residents loosing their orientation.

Readybuilt dreams (Hana Yamazaki,  Sophie Dodelin, 2012, 5’)
Temporary 8th (ZimmerFrei, 2012, 53’)
Corvin variations (Klára Trencsényi, 2011, 39’)
Screening and discussion with the directors of the films.