January 12-15, 2011
Bern: Kino in der Reitschule, Café-Bar Turnhalle im PROGR, Club Bonsoir, Rössli Bar

 Festival Poster 2011 ARt Design: The President (South Africa)

Festival Poster 2011
ARt Design: The President (South Africa)

Films
Background Articles on Norient.com

Arabesk: Gossensound und Massenpop (Cem Kaya & Gökhan Bulut, TUR/GER 2010, 50’)
Fokofpolisiekar (Bryan Little, RSA 2009, 105’) * | Article (German)
Full Metal Village (Cho Sung-Hyung, GER 2006, 90’) | Article (German)
Muezzin (Sebastian Brameshuber, TUR/AUT 2009, 85’) * | Article (German)
Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam (Omar Majeed, USA/PAK 2009, 80’) * | Article (German)
We Don’t Care About Music Anyway… (Cédric Dupire & Gaspard Kuentz, FRA/JAP 2009, 80’) | Article (German)
Whose Is this Song? (Adela Peeva, BUL 2003, 70’) | Article (German)

* Swiss Premiere

Live

Radiorifle (SUI)
Schlachthofbronx (GER)
Serhat Köksal aka 2/5 BZ: Arabesque vs. Schweizerbesque (TUR) | Article (German)
Stef the Cat (GER)
Wildlife! (SUI)

Guests

Sebastian Brameshuber, Cédric Dupire, Adela Peeva

Media Coverage

20 Minuten | Being Wendy Hsu | Berner Kulturagenda | Berner Zeitung BZ I and II | Bieler Tagblatt | Der Bund | ByteFM | Demokratische Republik of Tam Tam | Globalsounds | Jazzthing | kinki Magazin | KulturStattBern | Kultur-Tipp | Radio Bern RaBe | Radio DRS2, Aktuell | Radio DRS 3, World Music Special | World Radio Switzerland

Beim 2. Norient-Musikfilm-Festival ging es ganz besonders um die komplexen Ver(w)irrungen zwischen Musik, Gesellschaft und Politik. Auch zu sehen waren drei Schweizer Premieren.
— Berner Zeitung BZ

Impressions 2nd NMFF 2011

Photos © by Thomas Burkhalter


Funded by