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May 20, 2015

2015 Moviate Underground Film Festival: Official Lineup

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The 17th annual Moviate Underground Film Festival in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania celebrates this happy Memorial Day weekend on May 22-25 with great documentaries about artists, loads of filmmakers in attendance, mind-bending short films and one of the greatest horror films every made. It’s quite a mix! The fest takes place at the Civic Club of Harrisburg and at Midtown Cinema — and all screenings are completely FREE.

Things start with a real bang on May 22 when the great and powerful Guy Maddin rockets down from Winnipeg, Canada to appear live in person to present clips from his latest cinematic triumph, The Forbidden Room, as well as screen one of his classic early works on 16mm film.

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Screenings

Microscope Gallery: Exploring Color: Works by Deborah S. Phillips

Microscope Gallery

May 18
7:30 p.m.
Microscope Gallery
1329 Willoughby Avenue, 2B
Brooklyn, NY 11237

Hosted by: Microscope Gallery

Berlin-based analog artist Deborah S. Phillips will be in attendance of this screening of three of her 16mm film performances: Capsicum, Chin-Chin and the premiere of her latest piece, T’chelet. A Q&A with Phillips will follow the screening.

The Microscope Gallery describes the films: “The three works in the program descend deeply into the essence of the primary colors of red and blue, including chemical, culinary, linguistic and musical.”

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