Calvin and Holiday (South Africa)

Calvin and Holiday

Calvin and Holiday
Simon Gush
2014, South Africa, 14′
Swiss premiere
Focus Afrique du Sud

In an observation in highly ironic black and white, as accurate as if it were cut by laser, Simon Gush reflects on the work ethic and influence of Calvin in Geneva and in South Africa. The traces of Calvinism in South African history are made to resonate by images and texts, like haikus in the form of paintings. A surprising and intelligent contemporary parable.

Jasmin Basic

  • Sunday 23 April
  • 18:30
Language(s):  English
Subtitles:  French
VdR edition:  2017

Production

Simon Gush

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Lerato Bereng

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