GESTIR // GUESTS

Mona Fastvold

-Mona Fastvold is a New York and Oslo based director/writer, with her second feature film 'THE WORLD TO COME' winning the Queer Lion at Venice Film Festival 2020

Hon leikstjórnaði fyri fyrstu ferð í 2011 eina røð av videoløgum, ið vórðu nógv róst. Í 2012 fekk Fastvold viðurkendan fíggjarstuðul frá Norwegian Film Fund og seinni eisini framleiðslustuðul til sín fyrsta spælifilm, The Sleepwalker, sum hevði frumframførslu á Sundance, og sum IFC FILMS stendur fyri útbreiðslu av. The Sleepwalker hevur hon skrivað saman við Brady Corbet (sum eisini er leikari). Corbet og Fastvold halda fram við samstarvinum í The Childhood of a Leader, sum hevði alt- jóða frumframførslu á Venice Film Festival og vann heiðurslønir fyri bestu leikstjórn og besta spælifilm, umframt at Fastvold bleiv útnevnd sum Independent Spirit. Fastvold skrivar ofta fyri aðrar leikstjórar ella saman við teimum, seinast við Corbet til Vox Lux og Laure de Clermont-Tonnere til filmin Mustang, framleiddur av Focus Feature, og The Brutalist, sum Corbet leikstjórnar. Fastvold hevur júst leikstjórnað sín næsta spælifilm, The World to Come, við sjón- leikarunum Katherine Waterston og Vanes- su Kirby. Hesin filmurin hevði frumframførs- lu á Venice Film Festival í 2020, og Sony Pictures stendur fyri útbreiðsluni.

She made her directorial debut in 2011 with a series of critically-lauded music videos. In early 2012 Fastvold received a prestigious development grant from the Norwegian Film Fund followed by produc- tion support for her directorial feature debut, THE SLEEPWALKER which went on to premiere at Sundance in US com- petition and was later distributed by IFC FILMS. THE SLEEPWALKER was co-written by Brady Corbet (who also starred). Corbet and Fastvold continue their close collaboration with The Childhood of a Leader which had its international premiere at the Venice Film Festival were it won Best Director and Best First Feature and earned Fastvold an Independent Spirit Nomination. Fastvold frequently writes for and in collaboration with several directors most recently Vox Lux with Corbet and the film “Mustang,” with Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre, a feature film produced by Focus Features and “The Brutalist” to be directed by Corbet. Fastvold just directed her second feature “The World to Come” starring Katherine Waterston and Vanessa Kirby, the film premiered at Venice Film Festival 2020 and is distributed by Sony Pictures worldwide.

Maja Borg

- director and co- producer of Passion, is an artist and film director, working with both documentary and fiction

Verkini eru eins sannlík at verða framsýnd á listasøvnum sum í biografum. Borg granskar nýggjar politiskar loysnir, persón- ligt “øðrvísni” og miðsavnar seg ofta um at dekonstruera mentan, búskap, kyns- semi, mýtologi og málið sjálvt.

Their work is as likely to be exhibited on cinema as in art galleries. Borg’s work explores political alternatives and per- sonal ‘otherness’ and is often focused on the deconstruction of culture, economy, sexuality, mythology and language itself.

Tina Pornflakes

- is co-founder of the Queer-Crew Pornflakes in Milan and was actively involved in queer performance 1998-2012.

Sum ein ei-tvískipað samkynd kvinna búsitandi í Berlin hevur Tina samskipað kvir-støð, framsýningar og installatiónir, eins og hon hevur upptraðkað og diskað um alt Evropa. Tá ið hon hitti Ceci í 2019, bleiv Tina drigin inn í ‚deep end‘ reip-bon- dasju, og parið fór at fjøtra saman. Tinu dámar at bróta vanligu ímyndina av, hvat reip-bondasja er.

A Berlin based non-binary dyke, Tina has been organizing queer spaces, exhibitions and installations as well as performing and DJing all over Europe. Tina got sucked into the deep end of rope bondage when she met Ceci in 2019 and the couple started tying together. Tina likes to break stereotypes in rope bondage.

camilla tved

Camilla Tved

- (She/her) is a danish midwife and has a master’s in science of sexology

Camilla Tved hevur sína egnu klinikk í Keypmannahavn, har hon arbeiðir femi- nistiskt og normkritiskt og er serkøn í kyni, seksualiteti og reproduktión. Hon hevur drúgvar royndir við LGBTQ+ familjum og reproduktiónsviðurskiftum, undirvísir í læknafrøðiligum fakum og er ráðgevi hjá danska LGBT+ felagsskapinum. Sum fyrrverandi ráðgevi hjá danska vinstraflokki- num Enhedslisten – De Rød-Grønne er hon serkøn í heilsu-, LGBTQ- og kynspolitikki.

Camilla Tved has a private practice in Copenhagen where she works from a feminist and normcritical position and is specialized in the wide spectrum of gen- der, sexuality, and reproduction. She has a broad experience in LGBTQ+ families and reproductive matters, teaches within the medical professions and is a consultant for the Danish LGBT+ organisation. As a for- mer political advisor in the parliament for the Danish leftwing party The Red-Green Alliance, she is specialized in health-, LGBTQ- and gender politics.

Ceci Ferox

Ceci Ferox

- is a queer Berlin based sex therapist, kink activ- ist, and rope nerd originally from Finland.

Ceci er kvir, sex-viðgeri, kink-aktivistur og reipnørdur og hevur undirvíst internation- alt við japanskari reipa-bondasju frá ‚top’, ,bottom’ og ,switch’ sjónarhornum síðan 2014. Ceci dámar betur at miðsavna seg um teknikkin og samskiftið heldur enn mynstur og raðfylgjur. Tá ið Ceci undir- vísir og samskipar tiltøk, er tað grundað á serkunnleikan sum bólkaundirvísari fyri at savna fólk. Framførslur hava altíð verið ein partur av reiparbeiðnum hjá Ceci – tey stóðu á palli, longu áðrenn (2012) tey høv- du nakra intima reip-sessión. Teirra knýting hevur íblástur frá siðbundnu japonsku stílunum eins og nútíðar vesturlendskari organiskari og listarligari knýting.

They have been teaching japanese rope bondage internationally from top, bottom and switch perspectives since 2014. Ceci likes to focus on elements of technique and communication rather than patterns and sequences. When teaching and orga- nizing events, they draw on their expertise as a community educator to bring people together. Performances have always been a part of Ceci’s rope practice – they were on stage even before (2012) having any intimate rope sessions. Ceci’s tying is influenced by traditional Japanese styles as well as contemporary western organic and artistic tying.

Ana Rab aka GNČČI

Malmö based Swedish rapper

Ana Rab, betri kend sum GNUČČI, er eitt lívligt jugoslaviskt/svenskt listafólk. Hon er sjálvlærd og erpin DIY’ari, sum er við at skapa sær eitt navn við síni serstøku útlegging av klubb tónleiki. GNUČČI nýtir eitt breitt úrval av stílum, eklektiskum ávirkanum og tónaleikaligum rúmi at gera stórfingnar, bass-hugaðar sangir.

Hvørt tú verður rakt/ur av hennara orkumikla lagi, skemtingarsama rappi ella sjarmerandi sangi og hooks, er GNUČČI ein lívsterk rødd og ein uppliving, sum tú bara mást síggja við egnum eygum.

Ana Rab, better known by her stage name GNUČČI, is an exuberant Yugoslavian/Swedish artist and

performer. Proudly DIY and self-made she’s establishing a name for herself with her unique take on club music. GNUČČI uses a wide field of styles, eclectic influences and musical spaces to make bombastic bass-oriented songs.

Whether you are hit by her energetic cadence, witty raps, or her charming voice and hooks, GNUČČI is proving herself a vital voice and a must-experience live.

Lucy Jane Mukerjee

GESTAPROGRAMMLEIÐARI / GUEST PROGRAMMER

Lucy (hon/hennara) er ein bretsk-indisk filmkurator og kvir-aktivistur, hvørs serøki er skurðpunktið millum úrval og inklusjón í filmsídnaðinum. Í 20 ára longu yrkisleiðini hevur Lucy fingið orðið á seg, at hon fremur broytingar og hevjar upp tey, sum eru í nánd. Í løtuni er hon evstur programmleiðari á Tribeca Filmsfestivalinum, har hon hevur seráhuga fyri spælifilmum, sum snúgva seg um LGBTQ+ umboðan og asiatar í útlegd. Harafturat er hon samstovnari av “the Pro- grammers Of Colour Collective”, sum er ein heimsfevnandi bólkur av upprunafólki, littum og svørtum (BIPOC) filmsúrveljarum, ið hava endamálið at slóða fyri umskapandi broytingum til frama fyri eina meira umfe- vnandi arbeiðsmegi av programmleiðarum á filmsfestivalum kring heimin. Lucy hevur vígt seg til at sjónliggera undirumboðaðar samleikar og at nýta film sum eitt amboð at eggja til samrøðu um samfelagslig og sosial stríðsmál.

Lucy (She/Her) is a British-Indian film cura- tor and queer activist, whose expertise is the intersection of curation and inclusion in the film industry. Over her 20 year career, Lucy has built a reputation for creating change and elevating those around her. She is currently a Senior Programmer at the Tribeca Film Festival where she has a particular interest in features centered on LGBTQ+ representation and the Asian diaspora. She is also the co-founder of the Programmers Of Colour Collective, a glob- al group of BIPOC film curators that aims to be a catalyst of transformative change for a more inclusive workforce of program- mers at festivals around the world. Lucy is dedicated to creating visibility for under- represented identities, and leveraging the power of film to encourage dialogue about divisive social issues.