Together with partners in culture, business and science, telekult develops cross media projects, which combine the medium film with various art forms, such as exhibitions, performances or presentations. Film can play an important and active role in these collaborations, bringing together the different elements like theater and music.
Additionally, telekult develops DVDs, which serve as an independent medium and document the event or the topic of the collaborations in more detail.
Musical / dance theatre drawing from both Anton Tschechows „Three sisters“ and motifs and texts from the lives of Nele Winkler, Juliana Götze and Rita Seredßus, three actresses who live with the Down’s Syndrome. Also participating: Angela Winkler, Tammo Winkler. Musicians: Ketan Bhatti, Milian Vogel, Hannah Klein, Andreas Voss, Matthias Engler.
It’s the unwritten epilogue that stretches the plot over the frame of the actual theatre piece. Nele Winkler, in her life off the stage, has recently moved out from her parents’ home – just as the character Mascha that she will be performing. Now she lives in a flat provided by a shared housing initiative – together with other actors who all have the same handicap: the Down Syndrom.
Walking in the limits, 2006
“WALKING IN THE LIMITS” is an international music theater production written for 3 actors and one string trio by Swiss composer and author Heinz Reber (†). It was originally performed as a co-production of the theater spectacle Zurich, the Geneva Festival La Batie, the Grand Theatre de la Ville de Luxembourg and the Berliner Festspiele on the 18th of August 2006 in Zurich – produced by telekult.
The production under the direction of Frank Krug and the stage design by the Australian media artist Lawrence Wallen, thematizes the immediate situation during the months before the fall of the wall in East Berlin and string theory statements about multi-dimensional space and time. Sponsored by the Swiss cultural foundation Pro Helvetia, the Nestlé Foundation of the Arts and the Zuger cultural foundation Landis & Gyr.
Viviane de Muynck, André Jung
and David Bennent
Maya Homburger (Violin), Charlotte Hug (Viola) and Barry Guy (Bass)
Photos: © Ralf Hoedt
Founded in 1986, the non-profit organization Children’s Relief Nepal Inc. supports children and young adults from underprivileged families in one of the poorest regions on earth.
Since 1997 telekult has been continuously supporting many children from the Himalaya region and Nepal’s capital Kathmandu and has contributed to the increasing access to education and vocational training, which allows Nepali youth to build the foundation for an independent life. Telekult regularly assists with press and PR work for the organization and serves as consultant on all marketing related questions.
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