Public screening

Body of Truth (2019)

Friday 14 January 2022 2.30 p.m. - 16.00 p.m.

Documentary that answers the question: How do violence, war and oppression influence an artist's work? Based on the life and work of four artists from different cultures: Marina Abramovic, Sigalit Landau, Katharina Sieverding and Shirin Neshat. To express their art, all four of them have chosen the most personal and direct material at their disposal: their bodies.

Directed by: Evelyn Schels
Germany, 2019, 92 min

English and German spoken
English subtitles

Jewish Historical Museum
New Amstelstraat 1
1011 PL Amsterdam

Admission: Entrance ticket JCQ + €5
Date: Friday January 14
Time: 1.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.


  • Access to the event only with a reservation (JCK admission ticket is included) and a corona admission ticket (QR code) on paper or smartphone (via the CoronaCheck app of the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport).
  • Please enter no later than 15 minutes before the start of the event.
  • Coats and bags larger than A4 are not allowed. Wardrobe and lockers are available at the entrance.

In the museum and during the event, the corona measures apply according to the protocol for safe and responsible museum visits of the museum association, which can be found on the website:

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