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Krytyka Polityczna 35-36 (2013)
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35-36 (2013)

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Kino, czyli przemysł

Wyjście robotników z fabryki

Workers leaving the factory
Harun Farocki
Wyjście robotników z fabryki
Workers leaving the factory
Harun Farocki in conversation with Oleksiy Radynski
Praca w jednym ujęciu
Labour in a single shot
Georges Didi-Huberman
Lud statystów
People exposed, people as extras
Jakub Majmurek
Kino-historia proletariatu
Cinema-history of proletariat
Ewa Mazierska
Od walki klas do "schindleryzmu"
From class-struggle to "Schindlerism"
Hito Steyerl
Czy muzeum to fabryka?
Is a museum a factory?

Fabryki kultury

Factories of culture
text: Salvatore Lacagnina
photos: Rafał Żwirek

Sztuka protestu

Alek D. Epstein
Komu jest potrzebna sztuka protestu?
Who needs protest-art?
Piotr Pavlensky in conversation with Artur Żmijewski
Sztuka polityczna
Political art

Poszerzenie pola walki

Extension of the battle-field
Kuba Mikurda and Justyna Tafel in conversation with Jakub Majmurek i Agnieszka Wiśniewska
O kino trzeba się kłócić
We need to quarrel over the cinema
Michał Chaciński in conversation with Jakub Majmurek
Gdynia? Była martwa, jest żywa
Gdynia Film Festival? It was dead, now is living
Małgorzata Szumowska in conversation with Agnieszka Wiśniewska
Nie lubię bezczynności
I don't like being idle
Anna Wydra in conversation with Jakub Majmurek
Nie zarabiam na filmach
I don't earn money on films
Adam Ptak and Zbigniew Żmudzki in convesation with Jakub Majmurek
Semafor: Jesteśmy w czołówce
Semafor: We are ahead
Marcin Kowalczyk in conversation with Mateusz Kościukiewicz
Nie interesuje mnie pozór partnerstwa
I'm not interested in faking partnership
Maria Zmarz-Koczanowicz in conversation with Jakub Majmurek
Przegapiamy historię
We are missing our history
Maciej Pisuk rozmawia Jakub Majmurek
W Polsce nie ma rynku na autorskie scenariusze
Poland is no country for screenwriters
Joanną Kos-Krauze in conversation with Agnieszka Wiśniewska
Nie warto rozmieniać się na drobne
It's not worthy to dumb yourself down
Łukasz Ronduda in conversation with Jakub Majmurek
Produkcja filmów to jest przemysł
Film producing is a real industry
Janek Simon in conversation with Jakub Majmurek
Popiół i diament w Biafrze
Ashes and diamonds in Biafra
Agnieszka Odorowicz in conversation with Jakub Majmurek
Osiem lat PISF-u
Eight years of Polish Film Institute


story Maurycy Tryuk-Moczulski i Jaś Kapela
images Ryszard Dąbrowski


Judith Butler
Czy można wieść dobre życie w złym życiu?
Can one lead a good life in a bad life?
Seyla Benhabib
Etyka bez normatywności i polityka bez historyczności
Ethics without Normativity and Politics without Historicity

Stare miasto

Old city
text Joanna Erbel
photos Marcin Kaliński


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