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Dial H-i-s-t-o-r-y
Archived: Dial H-i-s-t-o-r-y

director: Johan Grimonprez

Film Fest Gent - Dial H-i-s-t-o-r-y

The guideline in "Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y" is the unofficial chronicle of world-wide aeroplane hijacking. Its blending of archival footage and personal home-movie imagery sets out to investigate the media politics of our contemporary catastrophe culture. 


director: Johan Grimonprez

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JOHAN GRIMONPREZ (1962): Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y (1997), Looking for Alfred (2005, short), Double Take (2009), I May Have Lost Forever My Umbrella (2011, short), ...Because Superglue Is Forever! (2012, short), Shadow World (2016).

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Other festival films by director Johan Grimonprez

2016:Shadow World
2009:Double take
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