FEATURING:
ZBIGNIEW KARKOWSKI (Tokyo) - live electronics
STEPHAN MATHIEU (Saarbrücken) - live electronics
SEBASTIAN BUCZEK (Warsaw) - BEESWAX Recordings, automata
ALEKSANDER KOLKOWSKI, dir. (London) - phonographs & gramophones
UTE WASSERMAN (Berlin) - voice
FRANCINE LUCE (London/Paris) – voice
PASCAL MARZAN (Paris) – guitar
PEDRO SANCHEZ (Saragossa) - spanish guitar
&
APARTMENT HOUSE (UK) - stroh violins, cello

MUSICAL DIRECTOR ALEKSANDER KOLKOWSKI
PRODUCED BY MAREK PYTEL

The human mind is ready to accept anything, if it is used knowingly."
- Count Jan Potocki (1761-1864)

REALITY IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE PROUDLY PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE LIVE PERFORMANCE OF WOJCIECH HAS'S 1965 185 MINUTE FILM FANTASY ADAPTATION OF COUNT JAN POTOCKI'S EPIC 1793 NOVEL: "THE MANUSCRIPT FOUND AT SARAGOSSA" STARRING THE POLISH "JAMES DEAN"; ACTOR ZBIGNIEW CYBULSKI WITH MUSIC PERFORMED LIVE BY THE RECORDING ANGEL ENSEMBLE, FEATURING ORIGINAL EDISON WAX CYLINDER RECORDINGS, PHONOGRAPHS & HORN GRAMOPHONES, ANTON LUKOSZEVIEZE & THE APARTMENT HOUSE STROH STRING TRIO, THE NOISE MUSIC OF WORLD RENOWNED ELECTRONIC ARTIST ZBIGNIEW KARKOWSKI, RARE BEESWAX Recording AND AUTOMATA BY POLISH OUTSIDER ARTIST SEBASTIAN BUCZEK, EXTRAORDINARY VOCAL ARTISTRY BY UTE WASSERMANN & FRANCINE LUCE, THE FLAMENCO GUITAR OF PASCAL MARZAN AND KYMA SYSTEM SOUND MANIPULATION BY STEPHAN MATHIEU, WITH MUSICAL DIRECTION BY ALEKSANDER KOLKOWSKI. PRODUCED BY MAREK PYTEL.

"One Mother Of A Movie"

AN ORIGINAL REALITY PRODUCTION.
  

   


The Saragossa Manuscript  -  The Story Behind the Story
Count Jan Potocki  -  Wojciech Has
The Recording Angel Ensemble