Off-program of the queer film festival Mezipatra 2011:
- discussions & lectures
Zahajovací party v kavarně Lucerna. Zahraje kapela Urxin Sisters.
Read more: Urxin Sisters Velvet Goldmine / zahajovací party
Big Saturday party in music club [mju:z].
Will play young fresh guys from HOMOGURU band (disko, funky).
Read more: Brno Meziparty
Closing party Prague with hell show!
Read more: HELL ON Homolution
From Hitler’s torture of homosexuals to contemporary human rights
Read more: Berlin-Jogjakarta
Tom Kalin’s exhibit, The Third Known Nest, introduces the author's selection of videos and short films from the years 1991-1999.
Read more: The Third Known Nest
HaDivadlo: Show for Mezipatra
Read more: Minority Western
A famous gay Swedish monodrama about the flavour of life, fear of death and sweet revenge.
Read more: M. J. Brunn: Po Fredrikovi
Conversational comedy performed by the theater group Studividlo
Read more: Alain Reynaud-Fourton: Rukojmí
Slash is a specific genre practice expressed through the involvement of homosexual elements in mainly heterosexual fictional stories.
Read more: Slash as a Contemporary Fan Culture Phenomenon
At first we take a retro trip back to the mid 1980s, when Donna Haraway came up with the metaphor of the cyborg - “created in the post-gender world…dedicated to partialness, irony, intimacy and perversion”
Read more: Cyberqueers - gender, sexuality and new technologies
A unique opportunity to learn more about the queer aspects in Czechoslovak cinematography, the existence of which you were perhaps not aware.
Read more: Queer Reading of Classic Czech/Czechoslovak Films of the 1950s to 1970s
The lecture looks at how fans have broken down possibly Star Trek's last remaining taboo in their own semi-professional film production dedicated to their favourite cult.
Read more: Queer Tendencies in Star Trek
A cinephile lecture with debate on the phenomenon of the New Queer Cinema wave focussing primarily on the work of its two directorial stars - Todd Haynes and Tom Kalin, a retrospective of whose work Mezipatra is showing this year.
Read more: Todd & Tom & New Queer Cinema
Todd Haynes - masterclass (in English)
Read more: Todd Haynes himself
Preview of the book Homosexuality in the History of Czech Culture
Read more: Homosexuality in the History of Czech Culture