Program

ID Festival Berlin 2016 took place between 21-23 of October, 2016 at RADIALSYSTEM V.
Discover our video documentation here.

Friday, 21.10.2016 | Saturday, 22.10.2016 | Sunday, 23.10.2016

Friday, 21.10.2016

Exhibition opening

With the exhibition »Mother, I have reached the land of my dreams«, we are continuing our cooperation with Alona Harpaz from Project Space CIRCLE1 who together with the artist Sharon Horodi portrays the diverse voices of the Israeli art scene in Berlin. At the opening of the exhibition, there will be an introduction of the art work and the participating artists presented by the curators.

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2016-10-21 17:00:00 2016-10-21 00:00:00 Europe/Berlin Exhibition opening

With the exhibition »Mother, I have reached the land of my dreams«, we are continuing our cooperation with Alona Harpaz from Project Space CIRCLE1 who together with the artist Sharon Horodi portrays the diverse voices of the Israeli art scene in Berlin. At the opening of the exhibition, there will be an introduction of the art work and the participating artists presented by the curators.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com


17:00 — 00:00
Studio B + C

exhibition
Alona Harpaz – My darling we have reached Europe, neon, glass, detail, 2016 © Boaz Arad

Festival kick-off

The opening event will bring us to focus on this year’s topic: migration. Through music, film, literature and philosophy we will investigate the possible influences that migration as a phenomenon produces on our thinking, creative choices, and subsequent artistic outputs.

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2016-10-21 19:00:00 2016-10-21 21:00:00 Europe/Berlin Festival kick-off

The opening event will bring us to focus on this year’s topic: migration. Through music, film, literature and philosophy we will investigate the possible influences that migration as a phenomenon produces on our thinking, creative choices, and subsequent artistic outputs.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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19:00 — 21:00
Halle

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Lights & Vessels

This is a preview of the performance-trilogy »Science of Signs« envisioned by the progressive wave, shown for the first time ever at our festival. A colorful combination of dance, video installation, sign language interpretation, and a lecture, it will leave you full of wonder and insight as to the ancient wisdom of the Kabbalah.

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2016-10-21 21:30:00 2016-10-21 22:30:00 Europe/Berlin Lights & Vessels

This is a preview of the performance-trilogy »Science of Signs« envisioned by the progressive wave, shown for the first time ever at our festival. A colorful combination of dance, video installation, sign language interpretation, and a lecture, it will leave you full of wonder and insight as to the ancient wisdom of the Kabbalah.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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21:30 — 22:30
Studio A

performance
Lights & Vessels - a studio presentation by the progressive wave © the artist

The road to Junction 48

The celebrated Israeli movie director Udi Aloni discusses the processes that led to the development of the story behind his award-winning film »Junction 48«. The film deals with the struggles of a Palestinian Hip-Hop artist who uses this medium as a tool against social injustice.

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2016-10-21 22:00:00 2016-10-21 00:00:00 Europe/Berlin The road to Junction 48

The celebrated Israeli movie director Udi Aloni discusses the processes that led to the development of the story behind his award-winning film »Junction 48«. The film deals with the struggles of a Palestinian Hip-Hop artist who uses this medium as a tool against social injustice.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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22:00 — 00:00
Halle + Saal

talk + music
Junction 48, film still, detail  © the artist

Saturday, 22.10.2016

Baroque from Yemen

The ensemble Sferraina will be performing an exciting and surprising combination of the classical music from the Baroque era and the Yemenite music of the same period, the 17th century.

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2016-10-22 14:30:00 2016-10-22 15:30:00 Europe/Berlin Baroque from Yemen

The ensemble Sferraina will be performing an exciting and surprising combination of the classical music from the Baroque era and the Yemenite music of the same period, the 17th century.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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14:30 — 15:30
Saal

music
Sferraina © Neda Navaee

Thought Beyond Borders

This panel takes a closer look at the importance, advantages and limitation of various place-specific, geographical boundary-related cultural influences and the way they form our thoughts and ideas about the world.

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2016-10-22 16:00:00 2016-10-22 17:30:00 Europe/Berlin Thought Beyond Borders

This panel takes a closer look at the importance, advantages and limitation of various place-specific, geographical boundary-related cultural influences and the way they form our thoughts and ideas about the world.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com


16:00 — 17:30
Saal

panel discussion
Aviva Ronnefeld, Untitled, photo, Tel Aviv, 2011

Trio Mondrian

Marking its 10-year anniversary this season, Trio Mondrian presents a German premiere of »In Memory of Bizet« by Georgian-born Israeli composer Josef Bardanashvilli, followed by Brahm’s piano trio.

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2016-10-22 18:30:00 2016-10-22 19:30:00 Europe/Berlin Trio Mondrian

Marking its 10-year anniversary this season, Trio Mondrian presents a German premiere of »In Memory of Bizet« by Georgian-born Israeli composer Josef Bardanashvilli, followed by Brahm’s piano trio.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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18:30 — 19:30
Saal

music
Trio Mondrian: Daniel Bard, Hila Karni, Ohad Ben-Ari

Makembo!

This theatre play by Micki Weinberg retells the biblical story of Joseph in the context of the contemporary refugee crisis in Germany. It uses both stage and film to tell the story of a depraved German aristocrat couple and their sadistic relationship with an African refugee.

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2016-10-22 20:00:00 2016-10-22 21:00:00 Europe/Berlin Makembo!

This theatre play by Micki Weinberg retells the biblical story of Joseph in the context of the contemporary refugee crisis in Germany. It uses both stage and film to tell the story of a depraved German aristocrat couple and their sadistic relationship with an African refugee.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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20:00 — 21:00
Halle

theatre
Makembo!

Omer Klein Trio

The eclectic jazz trio will feature its original works highlighted by outstanding level of improvisation, interpersonal connection, and rich acoustic experience with ethnical beats and world music influences.

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2016-10-22 21:30:00 2016-10-22 22:30:00 Europe/Berlin Omer Klein Trio

The eclectic jazz trio will feature its original works highlighted by outstanding level of improvisation, interpersonal connection, and rich acoustic experience with ethnical beats and world music influences.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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21:30 — 22:30
Saal

music
Omer Klein Trio

Lights & Vessels

This is a preview of the performance-trilogy »Science of Signs« envisioned by the progressive wave, shown for the first time ever at our festival. A colorful combination of dance, video installation, sign language interpretation, and a lecture, it will leave you full of wonder and insight as to the ancient wisdom of the Kabbalah.

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2016-10-22 22:00:00 2016-10-22 23:00:00 Europe/Berlin Lights & Vessels

This is a preview of the performance-trilogy »Science of Signs« envisioned by the progressive wave, shown for the first time ever at our festival. A colorful combination of dance, video installation, sign language interpretation, and a lecture, it will leave you full of wonder and insight as to the ancient wisdom of the Kabbalah.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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22:00 — 23:00
Studio A

performance
Lights & Vessels - a studio presentation by the progressive wave © the artist

The Third Generation Cabaret

With songs in English, German, Hebrew and Yiddish, Third Generation Cabaret will take you to the Berlin of the 30’s and back into the present, showcase a captivating story of migration, providing a thought-provoking, yet humorous, and ultimately a very seductive experience.

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2016-10-22 23:00:00 2016-10-22 24:00:00 Europe/Berlin The Third Generation Cabaret

With songs in English, German, Hebrew and Yiddish, Third Generation Cabaret will take you to the Berlin of the 30’s and back into the present, showcase a captivating story of migration, providing a thought-provoking, yet humorous, and ultimately a very seductive experience.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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23:00 — 24:00
Saal

music
The Third Generation Cabaret © Adi Levy

Sunday, 23.10.2016

God Beyond Borders

In these final talks we will be looking at the difficult issue of religion in the light of geographic boundaries and their influence on the obvious separation and devision of something as whole and universal as god.

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2016-10-23 13:30:00 2016-10-23 15:00:00 Europe/Berlin God Beyond Borders

In these final talks we will be looking at the difficult issue of religion in the light of geographic boundaries and their influence on the obvious separation and devision of something as whole and universal as god.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com


13:30 — 15:00
Saal

panel discussion
Aviva Ronnefeld, Untitled, photo, Jerusalem, 2011

NO-MAD

Here is an interactive dance concert composed of video and live music performance created by the dancer and choreographer Oren Lazovski and the trombonist Tomer Maschkowski. The interaction between the artistic mediums aims to comment on the phenomenon of migration, experienced through a personal journey of a man engaged in combat with his own shadow.

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2016-10-23 16:00:00 2016-10-23 17:00:00 Europe/Berlin NO-MAD

Here is an interactive dance concert composed of video and live music performance created by the dancer and choreographer Oren Lazovski and the trombonist Tomer Maschkowski. The interaction between the artistic mediums aims to comment on the phenomenon of migration, experienced through a personal journey of a man engaged in combat with his own shadow.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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16:00 — 17:00
Saal

performance
NO-MAD

Dancing to the End

This enigmatic theatrical dance performance by Nir de Volff/TOTAL BRUTAL aims at painting and then questioning a multi-cultural and multi-dimensional portrait of death within both personal and collective perspectives.

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2016-10-23 18:00:00 2016-10-23 19:00:00 Europe/Berlin Dancing to the End

This enigmatic theatrical dance performance by Nir de Volff/TOTAL BRUTAL aims at painting and then questioning a multi-cultural and multi-dimensional portrait of death within both personal and collective perspectives.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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18:00 — 19:00
Halle

performance
Performing this year: Dancing to the end © Emilien Leonhardt

Tango Factory

With Tango Factory you will dive deeply into the sensual and passionate music of the Argentinian tango; the distant sounds of Buenos Aires will be delivered in the format of the original pieces inspired by the old classics.

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2016-10-23 19:30:00 2016-10-23 20:30:00 Europe/Berlin Tango Factory

With Tango Factory you will dive deeply into the sensual and passionate music of the Argentinian tango; the distant sounds of Buenos Aires will be delivered in the format of the original pieces inspired by the old classics.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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19:30 — 20:30
Saal

music
Tango Factory

Lights & Vessels

This is a preview of the performance-trilogy »Science of Signs« envisioned by the progressive wave, shown for the first time ever at our festival. A colorful combination of dance, video installation, sign language interpretation, and a lecture, it will leave you full of wonder and insight as to the ancient wisdom of the Kabbalah.

See Details
2016-10-23 21:00:00 2016-10-23 22:00:00 Europe/Berlin Lights & Vessels

This is a preview of the performance-trilogy »Science of Signs« envisioned by the progressive wave, shown for the first time ever at our festival. A colorful combination of dance, video installation, sign language interpretation, and a lecture, it will leave you full of wonder and insight as to the ancient wisdom of the Kabbalah.

Radialsystem, Holzmarktstraße 33 10243 Berlin ID Festival 2016 info@idfestival.com
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21:00 — 22:00
Studio A

performance
Lights & Vessels - a studio presentation by the progressive wave © the artist