29 January 2017
Agricola de Cologne released the first film of a series, entitled “I am My Father”, which will include a number of autobiographical works using a metaphorical pictorial language.
The complete Titele of the first film: “I am My Father The Song of Day After”, 2017, 4:26
Agricola de Cologne released the Film “DAWN”, 2017, 6:10, dealing withe climate change, the shrinking water resources causing flight and migration worldwide.
18 October 2016
Release of the video project “The Plea – A Palestinian Trilogy” – http://agricola-de.cologne/video/?p=727
16 October 2016
Start of re-editing and re-releasing the videos in HD 1920×1080, which were previously produced in SD PAL 720×576. Due to the lower resolution, new work versions need to be created in HD.
15 October 2016
Release of a HD version “Silent Cry” – created in 2008 in a lower resolution (PAL 720×576), and a re-interpretation.
1 January 2016
Release of “Shatila-Lost Island”, 20 minutes HD video referring to Agricola de Cologne’s visit at “Shatila” – Palestinian refugee camp founded in 1949 – and the current refugee crisis. The video is completing the “Palestinian Trilogy” as its 3rd part – together with “Message from behind a Wall” and “One Day on Mars”.
9 November 2015
Release of the HD video “POLAK”, a tribute to the victims of Holocaust, especially the “Rumbula forest massacre” taking place on 30 November 1941 at Rumbula forest near Riga (Latvia) when more than 25 000 Jews were executed. The video visualizes and interpretes the artistic performances by the Israeli artist Doron Polak at the orginal location in 2011 whose family was imprisoned at Riga Ghetto.
Special Jury Award – category “best experimental film”
1st International Cyprus Film Festival 2008
more info on http://www.agricola-de.cologne/blog/?p=161
videoart award – high commendation
Bele Arte Lamia Festival Greece
FONLAD Video Award 2007
Fonlad – Digital Art Festival Coimbra/Pt
Best Experimental Film
3rd Budapest International Shortfilm Festival
Magmart VideoArt Festival 2006 (Italy)
Bele Arte Lamia VideoArt Award 2006 (Greece)