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Self-Portrait in 23 Rounds. Meet Marion Scemama


Mudam Auditorium
Within the framework of the exhibition

David Wojnarowicz. History Keeps Me Awake at Night

Screening and discussion with director Marion Scemama.
Self-Portrait in 23 Rounds: a Chapter in David Wojnarowicz’s Life 1989-1991 (2018)
By Marion Scemama
In English.
78 min.

A portrait of David Wojnarowicz’s life and work, this film by Marion Scemama is based on a five hour interview with Wojnarowicz conducted by Sylvère Lotringer in 1989. Scenes of Wojnarowicz speaking are intercut with previously unseen documents from David Wojnarowicz Papers, Fales Library and Special Collections, New York University; P·P·O·W and the Estate of David Wojnarowicz; as well as Marion Scemama personal archives.

Interview: Sylvere Lotringer
A film by: Marion Scemama
Marion Scemama and François Pain
François Pain
Production Manager:
Sophie Lemoine
Jesse Hulberg, Paul Smith, Brian Butterick
Ben Neill, 3 Teens Kill 4
With the support of:
Fales Library and Special Collections, New York University / Wojnarowicz papers, P.P.O.W and Tom Rauffenbart, Estate of David Wojnarowicz, Loewe

David Wojnarowicz, portrait, NY 1985