upcoming: Buenos Aires Nov. 2018

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in this site default language. You may click one of the links to switch the site language to another available language. Two Family Archives by Friedemann Derschmidt (Wien) and Shimon Lev (Tel Aviv) Centro Cultural Kirchner Buenos Aires / Argentina Opening, 9. Nov 2018 Exhibition from 10. Nov till 3. Dec 2018 Continue reading

4 x Sally @ Van Leer Institute Jerusalem

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. A synoptic portrait of Sally Perel, the Hitler Youth Salomon   At what point can each of us identify with racism and murderous thoughts? Can you be a victim and an oppressor at the same time? Is it possible to get rid of the fascism that surrounds us? “Jupp became a stalwart Hitler Youth. Sally… Continue reading

His Story I

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in this site default language. You may click one of the links to switch the site language to another available language. „His Story“ – first steps to an examination of “the dialogue” by Shimon Lev and Friedemann Derschmidt In the videowork „His Story I“ Friedemann Derschmidt and Shimon Lev are telling the stories of their family origins. But they are not telling theyr “own stories”. In a mirror like… Continue reading

Video installation: “4 x Sally – a synoptic portrait of Sally Perel, the Hitler Youth Salomon”

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in this site default language. You may click one of the links to switch the site language to another available language.   The Jewish Museum Vienna is showing the video installation 4 x Sally by Friedemann Derschmidt and Shimon Lev (Two Family Archives) for one evening only. The joint project features video interviews with the 91-year-old Sally Perel. “Hitler Youth” Sally Perel Sally Perel, originally Salomon Perel, was born… Continue reading

Kulturjournal, 2.12. – 7 Tage Ö1

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Filminstallation “4xSally” im Jüdischen Museum Salomon Perel hat eine unglaubliche Lebensgeschichte: Er ist Jude und er war Nazi, am Ende war er Opfer und Täter zugleich. Bekannt wurde Sally Perel als “Hitlerjunge Salomon”, dessen Autobiografie auch verfilmt wurde. Im Jüdischen Museum ist am kommenden Montag die Filminstallation “4xSally” des Künstlers Friedemann Derschmidt einmalig zu erleben.… Continue reading

Profil; 2.12.2016

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Geliebter Todfeind Sally Perel führte in der NS-Zeit ein Doppelleben als Täter und Opfer. Die Vita des berühmten „Hitler­jungen Salomon” wird in Wien neu beleuchtet. VON WOLFGANG PATERNO Continue reading

Intertwining Heritage: Language, Research, and Representation Based on Cultural Traumas

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Intertwining Heritage: Language, Research, and Representation Based on Cultural Traumas A workshop for European, Palestinian, and Israeli researchers and individuals in the creative arts that will deal with the question of language and representation in contexts of asymmetry, guilt, and trauma Direct conversation between the parties involved in a conflict in the present or the… Continue reading

FM4; 10.11.2015 Beitrag zu SAG DU ES DEINEM KINDE

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Buch: Friedemann Derschmidt – “Sag Du es Deinem Kinde” Vor genau 77 Jahren haben die Novemberpogrome im damaligen “Deutschen Reich” die systematische Judenverfolgung eingeleitet. Hunderte Menschen wurden bei gezielten Anschlägen und Übergriffen ermordet, in den Suizid getrieben, jüdische Geschäfte und Wohnungen zerstört. Damit war der Schritt von der Ausgrenzung zur systematischen Juden-Verfolgung getan. Es ist… Continue reading

DER STANDARD; 10.10.2016

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Die Presse; 3.9.2016

For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Ausstieg aus dem System Familie ,,Sag Du es Deinem Kinde!”: Friede­mann Derschmidt rekonstruiert die Spuren der Verstrickung seiner Familie in den Rassenwahn des Nationalsozialismus. Ein paradigmatischer Projektbericht. Von Katharina Riese Continue reading