Poetry Jazz: Wax and Gold. A film by Clara Jo

24. März 2018 / Kooperation, Making-of

Poetry Jazz: Wax and Gold

Making Of


Screening at Ras Hotel, Addis Ababa, 5.30 pm

Poetry Jazz: Wax and Gold (2018) is a short film by Clara Jo, following the workshop and presentation that brought together poets, musicians, artists, and translators from Addis Ababa and Berlin at the Akademie der Künste Berlin in 2017.

Director, Camera, Edit: Clara Jo; Additional Camera, Edit: Adam Hermansen; Choreographed by Christina Werner. Featuring: Frezer Admasu, Eric Ellingsen, Mihret Kebede, Robert Lippok, Nebiy Mekonnen, Jorga Mesfin, Tasew Wendem Mose, Cia Rinne, Rike Scheffler, Misrak Terefe.

This event is part of the poetry series “Poetry Jazz: Wax and Honey, I’m Home” by the Institut für Raumexperimente, Berlin; in cooperation with the Akademie der Künste, Berlin; in dialogue with Tobiya Poetic Jazz, Addis Ababa; choreographed by Christina Werner; supported by the Studio Olafur Eliasson, Berlin; Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, Chicago; Co-financing Fund of the Senate Department for Culture and Europe, Berlin

Funded by the TURN Fund of the German Federal Cultural Foundation.