Downs Are Feminine, December 4
Introduced by Noel Lawrence. Short films that experiment with eros in all the ways porn can't. Works by Peggy Ahwesh, Thomas Draschan and Stella Friedrichs, Lewis Klahr, Julia Ostertag, Oscar Perez, Mark Street, Tom Palazzolo, Jeff Krulik, Naomi Uman, and J. X. Williams.
Artists in Person. More works from the CCA community of media makers highlight the school's history of mixing narrative, documentary, and experimental genres in screen-based, live performance work and sculptural media installation.
Artists in Person. We celebrate the centennial of the California College of the Arts with this program of film and video by the illustrious graduates and faculty of its Media Arts Department.
The repetitive domestic routines of a bourgeois widow become a source of Hitchcockian suspense in Chantal Akerman's classic. A tight, engrossing, and exhilarating experiment with a new kind of “melodrama,” and a masterful integration of the commercial feature with the avant-garde film.
Stan Brakhage's epic drama of the creation of the universe uses multiple superimposition, colored filters, distorting lenses, and painting-on-film to articulate themes of man and environment, the personal and general, seeing and perceiving. “A colossal lyrical adventure dance of image in every variation of color.”-Michael McClure