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Jörg Koopmann

Summer 2022 Munich celebrates 50 years post Olympics´72, that changed the city in the most profound way.
The cultural department asked me to start following the current life in some relevant historic sites.

Don't be afraid to participate! – 2

A series of 12 documentary videos for an exhibition at architecture museum/PIN Munich. Observing the everyday live of inhabitants of Housing-cooperatives in Zürich/Copenhagen/Munich/Vienna/Berlin.
The videos are slowpaced, non-promotion and focused on undermining the fear that sharing some spaces equals Hippie kommune life...
A coproduction with Lene Harbo Pedersen.

Don't be afraid to participate! – 3

A series of 12 documentary videos for an exhibition at architecture museum/PIN Munich. Observing the everyday live of inhabitants of Housing-cooperatives in Zürich/Copenhagen/Munich/Vienna/Berlin.
The videos are slowpaced, non-promotion and focused on undermining the fear that sharing some spaces equals Hippie kommune life...
A coproduction with Lene Harbo Pedersen.

Don't be afraid to participate! – 4

A series of 12 documentary videos for an exhibition at architecture museum/PIN Munich. Cooperatives in Zürich/Copenhagen/Munich/Vienna/Berlin
This cooperative housing was almost finished and the future users could hardly wait to move in. When crafts people meet DIY enthusiats and the constructionsite functions as playground...

Taifun N°19 /
Logical Rain

A Video-contribution to the exhibition by curator W. Scheppe in Dresden. Logical Rain talks about the lost Japanese culture of Katakami printing and the deep rooted connection of Japanese culture to rain as a welcome source of life, rather than the western category of bad weather.
The short Movie Taifun N°19 is about rain, but shot on a specific location on one particular day:
Due to the climate change, a growing number of Taifuns is hitting the Island. While the 19th Taifun of 2014 was crossing the Kansai area, i filmed at the Kyoto Conference Center site, where 1997 the Kyoto Climate Protocol and international treaty to fight global warming was adopted.  
Edited by Lene Harbo Pedersen
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