‘THE HUMAN REMAINS TO BE DISCOVERED’ AN INTERVIEW WITH WILLY APOLLON

Psychoanalyst and philosopher (PhD, Paris-Sorbonne), Willy Apollon is the founder and past president of GIFRIC. He is supervising analyst and consultant analyst at the ‘388,’ the Center for the Psychoanalytic Treatment of Young Adult Psychotics created by GIFRIC in 1982, as well as at GIFRIC’s Psychoanalytic Clinic for the Family. He animates several training seminars for the training of analysts as well as a seminar in mondialisation in Montreal and Quebec City and has published widely on a variety of topics pertaining to psychoanalysis, aesthetics, social, cultural and political practices, and more. His newest work L’adresse improbable is forthcoming as is an edited volume that explores the fundamental concepts of his metapsychology.

“COMPELLED TO IMAGINE THE WORST” A CONVERSATION WITH MARY WILD AND JASPER VRANCKEN

This interview investigates the personal views from podcaster and lecturer Mary Wild, and filmmaker Jasper Vrancken on how they make possible a dialogue between the field of film theory and psychoanalytic theory, about their singular interpretation of psychoanalysis “outside the realm of the clinical” and about their views and shared (psychoanalytic) interest in the body in the genre of horror films.

Interview “Candy Darling” Silvia Defrance

Dit gesprek vond plaats op 19 maart 2009 naar aanleiding van de vertoning van Silvia Defrances (2009) film Candy DarZing in FilmPlateau te Gent. Haar film ging een jaar eerder in première en werd sindsdien geselecteerd voor een 40-tal internationale filmfestivals en sporadisch getoond in het circuit van de beeldende kunsten. De afgelopen twee jaar kreeg de film zeven internationale prijzen en één speciale vermelding toegewezen in het internationaal filmcircuit De belangrijkste daarvan waren: The Special Prize to the Best Short Film at the San Francisco Short Film Festival 2009; Award in the category Direction at The Chicago Short Film Festival 2009; Award in the category Editing at The New York Short Film Festival 2009; Award in the category Best Experimental Film at The European Independent Film Festival (ÉCU) 2009 in Paris. De film werd onlangs ook aangekocht door Canvas en zal spoedig op de Nationale zender uitgezonden worden.

Interview Defrance & Geerardyn