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L.A. Filmforum: Treasures From American Film Archives IV Selections

By Mike Everleth ⋅ April 25, 2009

Exterior entrance to the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood

April 26
7:30 p.m.
Egyptian Theater
6712 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA

Hosted by: L.A. Filmforum

To celebrate the release of the Treasures From American Film Archives IV DVD, L.A. Filmforum will screen six underground film classics from the collection, all of which will be presented in their original film format. Presenters for the night will be Jeff Lambert, Assistant Director of the National Film Preservation Foundation, and Mark Toscano of the Academy Film Archive. Here’s the list of films screening:

Fog Line, dir. Larry Gottheim (1970, 11 min., 16mm, color, silent)
Go! Go! Go!, dir. Marie Menken (1964, 11.5 min., 16mm, color, silent)
Chumlum, dir. Ron Rice (1964, 26 min., 16mm, color, sound)
Peyote Queen, dir. Storm De Hirsch (1965, 9 min., 16mm, color, sound)
Necrology, dir. Standish Lawder (1969-1970, 12 min., 16mm, b&w/so)
7362, dir. Pat O’Neill (1965-1967, 10 min., 16mm, color, sound)

Please visit the L.A. Filmforum website for more info.

Cover to DVD collection Treasures IV: American Avant-Garde Film featuring stills from filmmakers like Shirley Clarke and Christopher Maclaine