films4peace 2012, the second annual short film commission by PUMA.Peace, features today’s most innovative artists visually interpreting the subject of peace. These art films will be released at cutural venues globally, online on World Peace Day on 21 September 2012.This year curator Mark Coetzee has invited 11 artists to create 10 new works: Janet Biggs (USA), Ergin Cavuşoğlu (Bulgaria), Gregory Crewdson (USA), Yang Fudong (China), Isaac Julien (UK), Nandipha Mntambo (Swaziland), Michael Nyman (UK), Kamwathi Peterson (Kenya), Hank Willis Thomas and Terence Nance (USA), Levi Van Veluw (Netherlands).
Alongside the 2012 films, QUAD will also screen the 2011 films4peace films. They include one of a kind works by: Magali Charrier (France), Tom Gran and Kayleigh Gibbons (UK), Max Hattler (Germany), Christine Molloy and Joe Lawlor (Ireland), Noriko Okaku (Japan, Jacco Olivier (Netherlands), Bill Porter (UK)
These screenings are free, last for approximately 30 minutes on a loop and are show on the digital screens around QUAD.