Jesper Just: Film Works 2001-2007

This publication appears on the occasion of the exhibition Jesper Just in Witte de With, Rotterdam, March 3 – May 6, 2007, the Ursula Blickle Foundation, Kraichtal, March 4 – April 15, 2007, S.M.A.K., Ghent, April 21 – June 24, 2007, and screening at the ursula blickle videolounge, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, April 1 – April 29, 2007. The exhibition Jesper Just at the Ursula Blickle Foundation and Witte de With is curated by Nicolaus Schafhausen and Sophie von Olfers with the support of the Danish Arts Council. The exhibition at S.M.A.K. is curated by Nina Folkersma.

Number of copies: 2000; English / German / Dutch
Editor: Sophie von Olfers
Copy editors: Solange de Boer, Nina Folkersma, Zoë Gray, Sophie von Olfers, Katja Schröder
Design: Atelier Carvalho Bernau, The Hague
Poster: Michael Søndergaard, Copenhagen
Production: Solange de Boer
Translations: Bookmakers Vertalersteam (English-Dutch), Victor Joseph (Dutch-English), Ralf Schauff (English-German)
Printed by Calff & Meischke, Amsterdam
Publication date: April 15, 2007
Publishers: Nicolaus Schafhausen for Ursula Blickle Foundation, Kraichtal, and Witte de With, Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, and Philippe Van Cauteren for S.M.A.K., Ghent
Size: 150 x 240 mm, number of pages 244
Illustrations: 321 color; 77 bl-w
ISBN: 978-90-73362-73-4

Preface by Sophie von Olfers
An introduction to Jesper Just by Nina Folkersma
Film works: No Man Is an Island, Invitation to Love, A Fine Romance, Something to Love, Bliss and Heaven
Only you can make this world seem right by Andrew Renton
Film works: A Little Fall of Rain, And Dreaming is
Nursed in Darkness, It Will All End In Tears, The Lonely Villa, A Vicious Undertow
Waltz of the middle-aged woman by Jacob Lillemose
Index to Tears by Ilsa Colsell
Music scores by Petri Sirviö: Utilegumenn and I’ve Got You Under My Skin
Film credits
Production stills

The book is available at Witte de With and via the following distributors:

D.A.P., New York (USA only), online catalogue:
e-mail, phone +1 212 627 1999

Cornerhouse, Manchester (UK and Ireland only), online catalogue:
e-mail, phone +44 161 2001503

Idea Books, Amsterdam, (The Netherlands and all other countries) online catalogue
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