Films byTexts by Rain
Joris Ivens, 1929, 14’

When the sunny Amsterdam is startled by a sudden weather change, its appearence changes drastically. Ivens' city symphony explores the lived experience of a rainstorm.


Gerard-Jan Claes, Olivia Rochette, 2012, 83’

On 25th May 2011 the world-renowned Ballet de l’Opéra national de Paris presented Rain, its first ever performance of a choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker. The filmmakers Olivia Rochette and Gerard-Jan Claes followed the rehearsal process from the auditions to the opening performance.