A Season of Classic Films: Two New Free Online Screenings Announced

28 May – 3 June | Burnt skin / La piel quemada  | Spain, Josep Maria Forn, 1966, 110′

with English and French subtitles.

Restored by Filmoteca de Catalunya in 4K, the film portrays the relationship between workers and tourists in Spain in the 1960s. The film will be presented in collaboration with a group of young students from Barcelona who interviewed the 93-year-old filmmaker Josep Maria Forn.

The full story can be found HERE.

Visuals: https://we.tl/t-qUT1PfNpyF

Film access: https://www.youtube.com/user/filmotecacat (direct link TBC on same day)

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1067737197088362

28 May – 4 June | Fight for the Matterhorn / Der Kampf ums Matterhorn | Germany, Mario Bonnard/Nunzio Malasomma, 1928, 117′

Free online worldwide screening with new music score by the Gebrüder Teichmann.

19:00 CEST on 28 May – Live stream. The recorded stream will remain available for a week.

Based on the historic first ascent in 1865, Fight for the Matterhorn focuses on a male relationship and a borderline experience. On the occasion of a newly arranged music recording, the DFF – Deutsches Filminstitut & Filmmuseum dares to bridge the gap between silent film and electronic music.

The full story can be found HERE.

Visuals: https://we.tl/t-BFAr45D37n

Film access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZGY3MU9zsY

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1215652385536589