Building love power communities till the very last night.
17:00 HEARTWARMING DRINKS (free)
Welcome to the temple of love!
18:00 TALK ON COMMUNITIES OF CARE (free - gouden zaal)
Panel talk on fostering communities and empowering minorities. Join us!
w/ Room 4 Resistance, a Berlin-based queer femme / non-binary forward collective focused on community-building and creating safer space & visibility for underrepresented artists in Dance Music. R4R runs intersectional and body/sex-positive queer raves, hosts radio shows, and curates panels and workshops to promote women, genderqueers, non-binary, trans, inter, black and POC artists, to explore the political dimensions of the dance floor and to create bridges between different communities.
20:00 PERFORMANCE — ROSANA CADE, DRAG MOTHER (free - beurscafé)
Come sip on her ritualistic tits, raise your voices with gay abandon, and immerse yourself in Drag Mother’s House of Love. She’s here for you.
All are invited to this interactive sermon for troubled times. You can stay for as long or short as you wish.
22:00 CLOSING PARTY — LOVE & EMPOWERMENT (€8 / free* - zilveren zaal / rooftop)
Intersectional and body/sex-positive queer rave w/ Room 4 Resistance.
22:00 - 23:30 Wutangu
23:30 - 01:00 Luz
01:00 - 03:00 Nkisi
03:00 - 04:30 Marum
04:30 - 06:00 The rising sun will soften the floor and mark the start of a meditative ambient set by Lou Drago.
Wutangu, Luz, Nkisi, marum
17:00 - 01:00 LOOPED SCREENINGS (free - black box)
UNICORNS ARE REAL by Wafa Ben Romdhane (2016, 6’)
Video of performances made by queer people in Tunisia in 2016
THE POLITICS OF ECSTASY by Chiara Baldini & Rafael Kozdron (2019, 17')
Chiara Baldini and Rafael Kozdron worked on the translation of Chiara’s essay The Politics of Ecstasy into a video work narrating the history of the “Bacchanalia Affair”, the name given to the repression of the Bacchanalia in 186 BCE in ancient Rome. The video consists of sensual and subliminal moving images collected from various video archives’ stock of footage. Sounds merge with a voice-over, inspiring the viewer’s imagination.
JELLYFISH by Maryna Makarenko (2017, 23')
Jellyfish is a cinematic novel, meditative approach to talk about notion of gender by translating cognitive knowledge and literary elements into filmic narrative.The film depicts two types of characters: inhabitants of the fictional planet of gender utopian society that are gender fluid, and real characters who find themselves outside of cisnormativity.
RURAL TRANS* by tim faraus (22')
TRANSFORMER by Sara Lovering (2019, 13')
A short documentary following CRU, a trans masculine person from Portugal living in Berlin, as they investigate the ways in which their identity changes depending on the language they are speaking. They discuss the ways in which they (and others) have changed the Portuguese and German languages in order to make themselves visible and heard in languages that are organised in feminine/masculine binaries.
*If you are part of the community we prioritise (ALL womxn, trans, inter, non-binary, black & POC, asylum seeker, sex worker, people with different abilities) and don't have the funds to afford the full fee at the door CONTACT US by email or pm before Friday 20th of December at 6 pm and we'll send you an invite.