The RRF Project
Today on 20 March 2003, George W. Bush, President of United States starts the Iraq War, which will be lasting until 2011. Wilfried is presenting Violence 5.0 – the war edition of Violence Online Festival @ Videoforms digital Arts Festival Clermont-Ferrand – 20-28 March 2003.
Today on 20 March 2012, Wilfried is in Prague in order to present a selection of videos by French speaking artists @ Anemic: Festival of Independent Film and New Media Prague/Czech Republik – 20 March 2012 @ Institute Francais Prague (IFP) – Prague is one of the most beautiful cities. Wilfried was in Prague for the 1st time in 2005, at that time coming from Budapest, where his video “Truth – Paradise Found” was awarded as the best experimental video – on Budapest Shortfilm Festival.
Today 20 March 2004, Wilfried is presenting a new version of the RRF Project @ MAF’04 – Media Art Festival Bangkok (20-28 March 2004), launched in a previous version @ MNAC – National Museum of Contemporary Art Bucharest on 5 March 2004. After an accident, he is not able to attend the festival in Thailand, but he is providing an
which is running @ The British Council during the festival.
This year’s MAF’04 festivalMAF’04 festival is the 2nd new media art festival, Francis Wittenberger is organising in Thailand. One year ago, the 1st one was realized in ChiangmaiChiang Mai – a city in the North of Thailand – 1st New Media Art Festival Chiang Mai (Thailand) – 28 April -15 May 2003. In 2005, due to the Tsunami desaster/crisis in Asia Francis Wittenberger organises 2 short festivals – MAF’05, the 1st one 25-28 February 2005 and a 2nd one 25-29 June presenting the next version RRF Project, and the final version of THe RRF will be presented on MAF’06 – 02-04 May 2006 together with the video “Predator”. MAF’06 will be also the final festival Francis Wittenberger is organising in Thailand. This article would like to honour these festival activities which had a particular relevance during the years 2003-2006. Wilfried will visit Thailand only later in 2012 on his way to Phnom Penh/Cambodia.