Belgrade-based Marta Popivoda is a filmmaker and video artist. Her work explores discursive power structures of the contemporary (art) world, intersections between performance and film, and the Yugoslav socialist project. Marta’s work has been presented at major galleries worldwide. Her film Yugoslavia, How Ideology Moved Our Collective Body premiered at the 63rd Berlinale.
- Yugoslavia, How Ideology Moved Our Collective Body
Serbia/France/Germany, 2013 dir. Marta Popivoda Compiled from documentary archival footage from 1945 to 2000, Yugoslavia, How Ideology Moved Our Collective Body is a research-based essay film that offers a very personal perspective on the history of socialist Yugoslavia, the collapse of the socialist state and its transformation into democratic nation states. The film focuses on state performances – such as May Day parades and Youth Day celebrations – and counter-demonstrations,…Read more →