PFA Theater: Conversations with Kaja Silverman

3/1/09 to 4/17/09

Free admission. The Pacific Film Archive is pleased to present three events this spring examining the moving image and installation art.

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  • Installation by Chantal Akerman.

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  • Kaja Silverman and Isaac Julien

    • Friday, April 17 4:30 pm

    Free admission. In conversation with media theorist Kaja Silverman, Isaac Julien will discuss his multi-channel video installations and how they relate to his “traditional” filmmaking practice, his early training in painting, and his interest in breaking down barriers between artistic disciplines.

  • Kaja Silverman and Anri Sala

    • Friday, April 10 4:30 pm

    Free admission. Video artist Anri Sala will discuss his recent work with media theorist Kaja Silverman, focusing on the important role that installation design plays in his work, and the series of decisions media artists must make when screening video works in galleries and museums, as opposed to theaters.

  • Kaja Silverman on Chantal Akerman

    • Sunday, March 1 1:30 pm

    Free admission. Acclaimed film/media theorist Kaja Silverman will screen and discuss recent film and installation work by renowned French feminist filmmaker Chantal Akerman. Please note: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Chantal Akerman will not be present at this event, as previously announced.