Lek And The Dogs + Andrew Kötting in conversation w
Friday, October 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Lek and the Dogs – Special screening + Andrew Kötting in conversation with Iain Sinclair
Kino-Teatr presents a screening of Andrew Kötting’s critically acclaimed and mesmerising Lek and the Dogs. Based on the true story of a Moscow street child raised by dogs, the latest enigmatic film from Andrew Kötting is affecting in unpredictable ways.
The film will be followed by a conversation with the writer Iain Sinclair and a book signing of Kötting’s BFI Earthworks Bookwork publication – an overview of the films This Filthy Earth, Ivul & Lek and the Dogs – which includes an essay by Sinclair.
‘Andrew Kötting is British cinema’s great vatic mystifier…. and this new film in many ways is colossal’ – Financial Times ****
‘An Andrew Kötting movie is like digging your hands deep into a steamy midden of ideas…. When it comes to immersive cinema few film-makers can hold a candle to him’ – The Observer ****
‘Experimental artist and auteur Andrew Kötting creates a ground breaking crossover between narrative film and contemporary art piece’ – Little White Lies ****
‘Kötting’s spellbinding and utterly original story of survival conjures the streets of decay through the eyes of a child’ – Rotterdam Film Festival ****