This year will see the 9th annual edition of the Portland Underground Film Festival, which is screening Carlos Atanes’ Gallino; Jon Moritsugu’s Pig Death Machine and films by Neil Ira Needleman, Isabela Fondevila, Clint Enns and many more.
The second annual Experimental Film Festival Portland will feature work by local superstars such as Bob Moricz, Vanessa Renwick, Matt McCormick and others; as well as work from all over the world.
May 19: Curator Jesse Malmed has assembled a wonderful lineup of recent experimental videos that explore the entire concept of flickering images as a means of visual association and communication.
Experiments in Cinema v.8.53 rocking Albuquerque, New Mexico with another lineup of fantastic experimental short films. The entire festival runs April 15-21.
If Andy Warhol hadn’t died young in 1987, there is no doubt he would have guest starred on The Simpsons as himself at some point. But, since we’ll never be able to see that, experimental filmmakers Clint Enns and Stephen Broomer have created the next best thing: The wonderful tribute animation Simpson’s Empire in which Bart and Milhouse are mesmerized by Warhol’s most notorious film Empire.
The 26th annual Images Festival will be taking over Toronto on April 11-20 with an epic series of experimental film screenings, media installations, expanded cinema performances, workshops, artist talks and tons more.
The fourth annual Strange Beauty Film Festival, screening January 24-26, has films by Leslie Supnet, Clint Enns, Aaron Zeghers, Kelly Sears and more.
The 15th annual Antimatter Film Festival is screening experimental features by Matt McCormick, Sabine Gruffat and Ben Rivers, plus shorts by Clint Enns, Jim Haverkamp and more.
The 7th annual WNDX Festival of Moving Image presents a four-part study of Beat cinema by Jack Sargeant, a moveable microcinema curated by Solomon Nagler, plus films by Clint Enns and much more.
The 6th annual Sydney Underground Film Festival features the world premiere of Mike Davis’ President Wolfman, films by Guy Maddin, Bob Ray, Greg Hanson and tons more.