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    05/22/15: Peter Tscherkassky’s The Exquisite Corpus Premiere at Cannes Film Festival!

    We’re excited to announce that Canyon Cinema filmmaker Peter Tscherkassky’s latest film, The Exquisite Corpus, will premiere at Cannes Film Festival at the Director’s Fortnight. Read on for screening dates and a description of the film. And be sure to check out Peter’s filmmaker page and official website for more info about the artist and his body of work. [...]

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    5/31/15: Canyon Cinema/Silent Film Festival Co-Presentation: AVANT-GARDE PARIS

    Canyon Cinema Foundation is happy to announce that we are co-presenting a program with The Silent Film Festival this year! Head over to the historic Castro Theatre in San Francisco at 12:30PM on May 31 for AVANT-GARDE PARIS, a program that explores two seminal films from two great visionaries of the Avant-Garde working in one [...]

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    New 16mm print: Oskar Fischinger’s Allegretto

    A new 16mm print of Oskar Fischinger’s ALLEGRETTO is now available through Canyon Cinema! Allegretto (1936-43 | 3 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) “Visually, ALLEGRETTO is very rich indeed. Fischinger’s fascination with the new (to him) technique of cell animation led him to experiment with multi-layered see-through constructions which are more diverse and complex on the [...]

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    5/4/15 Canyon Cinema Salon, Next To You with Claire Bain

    Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of May 4th, 2015 at New Nothing Cinema for the next installment of our Spring 2015 Salon series. This month, artist and filmmaker Claire Bain will present a selection of 16mm films from Canyon’s collection that function within systems of identity, representation, persona, and power. On her program, Bain says: “These films demonstrate that [...]

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Spotlight on Jon Behrens

Jon Behrens Selected Experimental Short Films
Jon Behrens Selected Experimental Short Films by Jon Behrens

Jon Behrens Selected Experimental Short Films

For more than 25 years Jon Behrens has worked completely outside of the mainstream conception of what filmmaking is, He... More »