At le Point Perché, The Absolut Company makes it a point of honour to stimulate exchanges between artists and researchers from all over the world in residency in Paris, by way of lectures and debates. The first part of this series, programmed by Nicola Setari and titled Artists' Soapbox Series, in reference to those speakers who, since the 19th century, have been standing on makeshift boxes to improvise their rostrums, has been a great success. 

Violence of capitalism, political corruption, radical ecology and advertising nonsense: Johan Grimonprez’s explosive cocktail

right to the point #2: Meeting with Johan Grimonprez

You possibly recall his film DIAL H-I-S-T-O-R-Y, which was screened at Documenta X, curated by Catherine David, in 1997.