Episodes

KIRAC Ep.19 The Goat

A saga full of frenzy, hostility, love, sorrow and pleasure.
The film begins in Cairo, in Tariks cabaret, where Tarik puts on a magnificent show for art-collector Philip, leaving him starstruck. The film ends in conflict back in Holland, where Stefan tries to blackmail Philip into buying Tariks paintings.45 minutes, 2020, October 15. We are always in desperate need for money to keep the KIRAC train rolling, you can support us by watching this on Vimeo on Demand, or become a monthly supporter and get courtesy access to all our uploads.

 

KIRAC Ep.18 ‘Parasites and Pecan Pie

Join Team-KIRAC on a dark trip to Cairo, as they try to transform King Philip into the ultimate maecenas.
22 minutes, September 3, 2020. We are always in desperate need for money to keep the KIRAC train rolling, you can support us by watching this on Vimeo on Demand, or become a monthly supporter and get courtesy access to all our uploads.

KIRAC Ep.17 ‘Blackmail’

Artist Stefan Ruitenbeek and Collector Philip van den Hurk reflect upon a dark moment in their relationship.
10 minutes, August 13, 2020. Watch Youtube below, Vimeo here, or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.16 ‘King Philip and the Pied Flycatcher’

Team KIRAC hopes to extract some money from King Philip, a millionaire art collector. But Philip lures them into a strange affair with international star curator Charles Esche.
66 minutes. September 21, 2019. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.15 ‘Time’s Up, Old Man’

Shit literally hits the fan. Starring star-architect Rem Koolhaas, Kate Sinha, Francis Bacon, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.
26 minutes, November 2, 2018. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.14 ‘Problem Child’

About a migrant child with an identity crisis. Starring Tarik Sadouma and his mother, Moulay Slimane, Kate Sinha and art teacher Frans Oosterhof.
24 minutes. August 14, 2018. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.13 ‘Stigma’ (the Netflix deal)

We might lose our Netflix-deal after Kate called someone a spoiled bitch. Starring Stefan Ruitenbeek, Kate Sinha, Steven ten Thije, Gerrit Rietveld Academy Amsterdam.
40 minutes. April 27, 2018. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

Announcement: Safe Space Monsters here we come!

Announcement of the event that would lead up to the making of KIRAC Episode 13 ‘Stigma’. We got disinvited from the Rietveld Academy because of diversity issues but we are still coming.
1 minute. February 5, 2018. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.12 ‘100% Integrity’

Bert Kreuk is an art collector who explains conceptual art in his book.
Starring: Stefan Ruitenbeek, Bert Kreuk.
15 minutes. February 8, 2018. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.11 ‘Medusa’

An ode to the sexual power of neo-marxism.
Starring: Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Documenta14 in Athens.
10 minutes. January 28, 2018. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.10 ‘The bad breath of Mondriaan specialist Hans Janssen’

This film is applauded by KIRAC-fans for it’s comparison between Van Gogh and Mondriaan.
Starring: Kate Sinha, Hans Janssen, Vincent van Gogh, Piet Mondriaan.
14 minutes. November 16, 2017. Watch YouTube below or download movie file

KIRAC Ep.9 ‘Who’s Afraid of Harvey Weinstein’

Kate Sinha about female sexuality in the #metoo era. About Harvey Weinstein and Léa Seydoux.
9 minutes. October 20, 2017. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.8 ‘The Art of Stefan Simchowitz’

Our famous film about the notorious art-dealer.
Starring: Stefan Simchowitz, Oscar Murillo, Tarik Sadouma
63 minutes. July 2, 2017. Watch YouTube below or download movie file

KIRAC Ep.7 ‘Indigenous Flags and Modernism’

Synnøve Persen, Sami people, Documenta 14, Athens.
7 minutes. April 29, 2017. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.6 ‘De werken van Renzo Martens’ (The works of Renzo Martens, English version available in link below)

Renzo Martens, Iceberg Slim, Tarik Sadouma, Picasso.
47 minutes. Dutch. February 9, 2017. Watch Dutch version on YouTube below
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KIRAC Ep.5 ‘The Tears of Mara McCarthy’

A gallerist cries under artistic pressure.
Starring: Tarik Sadouma, Mara McCarthy, Wally Hedrick, Simone Forti, David Hoyland, Stefan Simchowitz.
12 minutes, October 15, 2016. Watch YouTube below or download movie file

KIRAC Ep.4 ‘The psychology of Jon Rafman’

Jon Rafman, Anna Uddenberg, Stedelijk Museum.
16 minutes. October 10, 2016. Watch YouTube below or download movie file.

KIRAC Ep.3 ‘De Kunstsubsidiediscussie’ (The Art Subsidy Discussion)

What happens to artists when you start subsidising them? They start to transform into … .
Starring: Halbe Zijlstra, VVD, Merijn Oudenampsen, Bas Heijne.
10 minutes, Dutch, English Subs. September 11, 2016. Watch YouTube below (English subtitles in CC).
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KIRAC Ep.2 ‘Niet op deze manier’ (Not in this way)

Amanda van Hesteren, Steven Rubinstein, Isabel Lamberti.
25 minutes, Dutch, English subs. August 10, 2016. Watch YouTube below (English subtitles in CC) or
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KIRAC Ep.1 ‘Verontwaardiging in De Appel’ (Indignation at De Appel)

Saskia Noor van Imhoff, Alicja Kwade. De Appel.
7 minutes, Dutch, English subs. Jun 6, 2016. Watch YouTube below (English subtitles in CC) or
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