Nov. 5: Mike Kuchar will appear in person to present two lineups of his recent short films, including Ephemeral Seizure and Tarnished Utopia.
The 16th annual Chicago Underground Film Festival will run on Sept. 10-17 at the Gene Siskel Film Center and screen films by Usama Alshaibi and more.
Here are some fantastic underground film posters made in England in the ’70s, with posters promoting the work of Andy Warhol, Kurt Kren, Stan Brakhage and more.
The Film-makers’ Cooperative’s annual end-of-year benefit will include screenings of underground films by Mike Kuchar, Jimmy Kinder, Seth Mitter and more.
George and Mike Kuchar are having a four-night retrospective that will include films Grip of the Gorgon, Stranger in Apartment 9F, Cupid’s Infirmary and more.
Leah Churner has an in-depth history of the Kuchar Brothers evolution into using digital technology on the film site Reverse Shot.
Why isn’t Jack Smith’s films available on DVD? Here’s the breakdown on why and the efforts of Penny Arcade and J. Hoberman to bring them to the masses.
Mike Kuchar gave his classic Sins of the Fleshapoids such a strong visual style that it left an indelible impression on cinema history.
Outrageous filmmaker John Water named Mike Kuchar’s underground film classic Sins of the Fleshapoids as one of his favorite movies.
Here are some scans from the Lausanne Underground Film Festival programs that featured the work of Jonas Mekas, Kurt Kren, Zeb Haradon, Mike Kuchar and more.