This is Part Two in a series of articles on the Robert Beck Memorial Cinema (RBMC). As detailed in Part One, the RBMC was an experimental film screening series in New York City, started by filmmaker Brian L. Frye. Frye programmed the first screening on May 12, 1998 at the Collective Unconscious theater space. The
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Experiments in Cinema v9.72, which runs April 14-21 in Albuquerque, NM, will screen cameraless films from Spain, youth films, a Kerry Laitala performance, films by Deborah Stratman, Paul Clipson and more.
The 3rd annual Crossroads in San Francisco will honor Chick Strand, show the complete work of Laida Lerxtundi, plus Ken Jacob’s latest film and much more.
In Jeanne Liotta’s experimental short film Loretta, the form of a female figure is literally burned into the film and projected with a searing intensity.
The 3rd annual Migrating Forms has new experimental media by Melanie Gilligan, Jacqueline Goss, Oliver Laxe, Steve Reinke and more.
The 49th annual Ann Arbor Film Festival has films by Vanessa Renwick, Marie Losier, Sam Green, Jodie Mack, Stan Brakhage and more.
The 22nd annual Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival will screen films by Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Kenneth Anger and more.
Oct. 8: At Light Industry, curator Jeremy Rossen will screen a selection of short films by Peggy Ahwesh, Deborah Stratman, Andrew Lampert and more.
The 21st annual Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival is a five-day event of great films, including ones by Ken Jacobs, Kerry Laitala and more.