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April 15, 2014

2014 Experiments In Cinema: Official Lineup

Old time b&w photograph of a woman in big hat making a muscle with her arm

Experiments In Cinema v9.72 is running April 14-21 at several venues across Albuquerque, New Mexico, primarily the Guild Cinema, but with satellite screenings at the National Hispanic Cultural Center and the Southwest Film Center.

Special Programs: On April 16, there will be a selection of short films written, produced and directed by local students through Basement Films’ youth outreach endeavor. On April 17, there will be a program, curated by Antoni Pinent, of cameraless films from Spain. On April 18, first Stephen Kent Jusick will present short films from the MIX NYC queer film festival; then Greg DeCuir, Jr. will present films from Belgrade’s Ciné-club produced between 1960 and 1980. April 19 will host another night of films from Belgrade, this time curated by Miodrag Milošević.

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Videofag: Everyone’s A Little Queer: A Program Of Experimental Film And Video From Portland, Oregon

Front entrance to Videofag in Toronto, Canada

April 24
8:00 p.m.
187 Augusta Avenue
Toronto, ON M5T, Canada

Hosted by: Regional Support Network and Videofag

Toronto will get a little taste of the Portland, Oregon underground film scene courtesy of Regional Support Network, the screening series run by Clint Enns and Leslie Supnet. A night of short films all by Portland indie filmmakers will screen at the Videofag screening room. The lineup has been curated by animator/filmmaker Ben Popp and is listed in full below.

Included in the program are several films by Popp, including his classic Lázsló Lassu, plus work by living legend Bob Moricz, experimental film/video documentarian Julie Perini, Hannah Piper Burns, Orland Nutt, Karl Lind and many more.

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April 18, 2014

Experimental Short Film: Carbon Surf Drawing

There have been extremely few — really if any — experimental short films that attempt to replicate the painterly technique of Cubism. While that may not have been the goal quite set out by Christina McPhee, she perfectly captures all elements of the ocean in a sort-of Cubist montage in her short film Carbon Surf Drawing. In this film, she explores the power, beauty and science of the water in an exciting rushing torrent of images.

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Underground Notes
April 18, 2014

Experimental filmmaker Kate Balsley, who makes wonderful films about the natural world, cuddles with her grey and white cat Princess. Read More…

April 16, 2014

Filmmaker Josh Weissbach, who makes beautifully photographed and composed experimental films, is also the guardian of a deaf and blind cat, Giblet. Read More…

April 14, 2014

Duncan Reekie is a filmmaker, a curator, a central figure of the Exploding Cinema Collective, a scholar and the proud companion of Tikky. Read More…

April 10, 2014

Jo Dery has created some of the most adorable animations we’ve ever seen; and she lives with one adorable cat, Panda. Read More…

March 27, 2014

Clint Enns is an incredibly prolific and talented filmmaker based in Canada. Here he poses with his fluffy cat Mia. Read More…

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