An Initiative for Art and Research


Minze Tummescheit and Arne Hector are filmmakers who have been working together as cinéma copains since 2000.

They produce documentary films based on longterm research projects and which advocate a clear personal position. Tummescheit and Hector’s recent films, both of which were screened at the Forum section of the Berlin International Film Festival, Berlin, include in the works (2012), a documentary series comprised of filmic investigation of the reality, possibilities, and limitations of collective action, and Jarmark Europa (2004), a 115-minute film-essay on the transformation in Eastern Europe. Recent exhibitions and film programs include: Ambiguous Being, Taipei Biennial, Taipei, 2012; Labor of Love, Revisited, Arko Art Center, Seoul, 2011; From Real Socialism to Real Democracy / Ex Argentina, Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, 2006; Steps for the Flight from Labor to Doing, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 2004; and How do we want to be governed?, MACBA, Barcelona; 2004. Tummescheit and Hector live and work in Berlin.