15M: A Cartography of the Spanish Revolution 96

Our eyes see very little and very badly – so people dreamed up the microscope to let them see invisible phenomena; they invented the telescope…now they have perfected the cinecamera to penetrate more deeply into he visible world, to explore and record visual phenomena so that what is happening now, which will have to be taken account of in the future, is not forgotten.

Provisional Instructions to Kino-Eye Groups, Dziga Vertov, 1926

 

15M’s short history has been recorded, expressed, created artistically through a remarkable diversity of media, media directly woven into the fabric of the movement.  Toma la plaza has also implied a taking of the arts.  It is far too early yet to discern radically novel artistic forms from the movement, though it has through video, television, radio, print media, graphic art, music, poetry, plastic arts, touched or given rise to expressive forms.  But then perhaps the movement itself, its’ radicalness, lies in its aesthetic reality, that is, in a politics of beauty.

A return to the first year of the history of 15M, in video, in chronological order, without titles and without any pretense to be exhaustive …

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SAfFFpGF3E&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IQmduWJVVmo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOYlVMV5xEE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXbqR7S3ThY&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wj7U9Kz5_6w&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zDMXXifXRY

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZeCdSak24E&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1jsdwVNyVwE&feature=related

http://vimeo.com/25399350

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JRPTiJi4CUk&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NB2RsH8YVE&feature=player_embedded#!

http://www.desrealitat.org/2011/06/analisis-del-15m-con-jose-luis-sampedro.html

http://vimeo.com/25388188

http://madrid.democraciarealya.es/2011/06/14/documental-sobre-el-15m-todos-cuentan/

http://www.rtve.es/alacarta/videos/programa/informe-semanal-lenta-marcha/1138415/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL4Y7JLXfBs&feature=player_embedded

http://vimeo.com/25453255

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=0cploew4-3M

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wJLr5bNmpQ0&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymqMky52Ehc&feature=player_embedded#!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xz7XQLRdNck&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cf87UvNUOgQ&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRIbcO20miY

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=fGVlfvfF2_4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6t2Zs6YiIxA

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cjz81FNYN3Y&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35yZMr1DHpo

http://blip.tv/acampadabcn/marcha-popular-indignada-ruta-nororiental-barcelona-1%C2%AA-parte-5386977

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ThaKMKgoHI&feature=youtu.be

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jc_MbNcIIcY

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sgh9Tu16BR0&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8K5PkmE1OYI&feature=player_embedded#!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HvvtG2JXwiI

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l2QGuLhIE1o&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GGKfps7AwU

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Ka16S4NkBE&feature=related*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rAJl-LmEE4Y&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjUIEAZr4Yo&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXOGhP2DBjQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFV-tEFBE1Y

http://vimeo.com/32524711

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=UUqD77jtOoE

http://madrid.tomalaplaza.net/2011/12/16/audiovisol-presenta-su-cuenta-de-twitter/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijzeo0cwEOs&feature=related

http://vimeo.com/33903208

http://vimeo.com/32941763

http://vimeo.com/33695150

http://vimeo.com/34389672

http://blip.tv/agoras-info/inside-15m-48h-with-the-indignants-5434649

http://15mbcn.tv/blog_mod/estrena-documental-%E2%80%98gritos-en-el-cielo%E2%80%99-lumination-docs15mbcn-tv/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMLd4kxNQqQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bBuJTiHrU78

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=9XBPlOxC2Es

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9xy0MlTFu-g&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqQsCJLzvzo&feature=related

http://feministesindignades.blogspot.com/2012/03/aquest-8-de-marc-pren-el-carrer.html

http://vimeo.com/38080931

http://vimeo.com/39070845

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=gzWQILlNEPI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHCMevzImtE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDBJjvUSQEU

http://www.acampadadebarcelona.org/ca/acampadabcn/item/699-el-despertar-de-les-places-un-any-del-15m

http://vimeo.com/42043884

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A few general documentaries about 15M…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ds7b3pboW4&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6oaiMqQn0w&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5arohfPG1dI

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The 15m.cc project … among other things, an oral history/reflection on 15M …

http://www.15m.cc/p/conversaciones-15mcc.html

A presentation of the project …

http://www.15m.cc/p/proyecto.html

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To conclude, Eduardo Galeano in the Acampada de Barcelona

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBW3XRN7OK0

 

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