Film und Diskurs | Architektur in Serie
Barbicania, 2014, 90min, by Ila Beka & Louise Lemoine (OmU)
The film is part of the documentary series „living architectures“. Beka and Lemoine have been first visible with their documentary Koolhaas Houselife, a very specific way of looking on the Maison Bordeaux by Rem Koolhaas and OMA. Architektur in Serie shows in April and in May two films from this documentary series.
Barbicania, directed by Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine, Barbicania is a feature length film capturing a month-long immersion in the life of London’s Barbican Centre and Estate. Join Bêka and Lemoine as they meet a diverse range of people who live and work in the Barbican. Conceived as a series of diaristic vignettes, Barbicania invites you to discover the personalities, lifestyle and architectural landscapes that make the Barbican so special. An intimate and lively filmic map of our Brutalist masterpiece, explore the timeline below and immerse yourself in a taste of Barbicania.