March 2011 Joe’s Garage program

March 2011, Imece anti-gentrification group from Istanbul is talking about gentrification in Istanbul. Not to miss, the fermentation workshop. French cinema is on the program every sunday night. Joe’s is open six days a week. We always need new volunteers. Please contact us or come along!

March 2011 Joe's Garage program– Zo. 6 info avond, 18-20uur, Info-night on gentrification in Istanbul and anti-gentrification group Imece ”A lot of neighborhoods in Istanbul became economically too valuable to be left in the hands of their inhabitants!” The ongoing gentrification in istanbul got a greedier face especially in the last 5 years with the new laws made only to protect the yuppification of the neighborhoods with the leadership of the private sector, hand in hand with the politicians. The privatization and demolition of the public places like schools, hospitals in the city to make the city center available for gentrification and create sources of income for the private sector is not a secret plan anymore but an openly declared war against the inhabitants of Istanbul. Imece is a group actively organizing in the neighborhoods and schools, hospitals etc., reclaiming the city since 2006. Imece

– Zo. 6 Film avond, 20uur: La Chinoise (Jean Luc Godard, Fr, 1967) A small group of French students are studying Mao, trying to find out their position in the world and how to change the world to a Maoistic community using terrorism.

– Zo. 13 Film avond, 20uur: A Prophet (Jacques Audiard, Fr, 2009) Un Prophète – Nineteen year-old Malik is just starting his six year prison sentence in Brécourt. The sadistic mafioso named Csar Luciani, co-opts Malik as part of the Corsicans’ criminal activities in- and outside the jail. The innocent Malik has no idea what to do but cooperate and becomes a mafia kingpin.

– Vr. 18 Fermentation workshop (Part I), 19uur/. Event – Cultured Foods and Beverages Fermentatie workshop; proeven en maken! Come and learn how to prepare yoghurt, kefir and kombucha with food hackers! Meet interesting people in your community and see what is going on in the world of probiotics! Style Party to taste various international dishes and beverages combined with a presentation about cultured foods and beverages from my travels around Central and Northern America. Poster of the event:

– Zo. 20 Fermentation workshop (Part II), 15 t/m 19uur/. Workshop on life foods and beverages, teaching how to culture kombucha, yoghurt etc. Cultures will be given away!

– Zo. 20 Film avond, 20uur: The City of Lost Children (Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Fr, 1995) La Cité des Enfants Perdus – A scientist in a surrealist society kidnaps children to steal their dreams, hoping that they slow his aging process.

– Zo. 27 Film avond, 20uur: Lift to the Scaffold (Louis Malle, Fr, 1958) Ascenseur pour l’Echafaud – A self-assured business man murders his employer, the husband of his adulterer, which unintentionally provokes an ill-fated chain of events.

Joe’s Garage is open 6 days a week:

Ma/Mo: 19.00 Volkseten Vegazulu, vegan food, no reservations, donations welcome
Di/Tu: 20.00 – 21.30 Kraakspreekuur
Wo/We: 15.00 – 18.00 Lonely Collective Day Cafe
Do/Th: 19.00 Volkseten Vegazulu, vegan food, no reservations, donations welcome
Za/Sa: 14.00 – 18.00 Weggeefwinkel
Zo/Su: 20.00 Filmavond

Film poster March 2011