Terry Gilliam and John Landis romping around in London followed by a camera crew in ‘Durch die Nacht mit…’ (2002) (a.k.a. ‘Into the night with…’), an award winning, 60-minute series produced for ZDF/ARTE since 2002. The series matches artists from different fields to spend an evening together in a city of their choice. Various locations and surprises evoke spontaneous reactions and interactions between the artists, cameras that operate fly-on-the-wall-like add to the unusual high level of authenticity and realness. ‘Into the night with…’ has been awarded the Adolf Grimme Preis Spezial, Germany’s most renowned TV-award.
Among those who met on ‘Into the night with…’ are John Carpenter, Franka Potente, Harmony Korine, Gaspar Noe, Bryan Ferry, Bai Ling, Peaches, Julie Delpy, Stewart Copeland, Daniel Hope, Robert Wilson, Amira Casar, Benjamin Biolay, Karl Bartos (Kraftwerk), Frank Black (The Pixies), Mike Patton, Adam Green, Carl BarDJ Hell, Moritz Bleibtreu, Dolph Lundgren and many more. They met in cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Paris, London, Berlin, Vienna, Budapest, Stockholm, Istanbul and Zurich.
Thanks to Larry Wright for the link.
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