News & Events

  1. Halprin Salon

    6/15/18 // A Salon with Jason Halprin

    A Salon with Jason Halprin Friday, June 15th, 2018 // 8:00 PM Artists’ Television Access Facebook Event Please note that this Canyon Cinema Salon will take place at Artists’ Television Access on Valencia Street. Just before he leaves the Bay Area, please join current Oakland and soon to be Montréal resident Jason Halprin for a Salon with Canyon […]

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  2. New Brakhage prints at Canyon: Gift (1973) and Chartres Series (1994)

    Through the courtesy of the Estate of Stan Brakhage and the Academy Film Archive we are pleased to announce two recent additions to the Canyon catalog: For the first time in distribution at Canyon Cinema,  a new print of Stan Brakhage’s Gift is now available. Gift (1973 | 2. 5 min | color | silent) A “found […]

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    Now available – new preservation print Warren Haack’s Selective Service System

    Courtesy of filmmaker Warren Haack and the Academy Film Archive, we are pleased to announce a new 16mm print from a recently completed preservation is now in distribution at Canyon. Selective Service System (1970 | 13 min | color | sound) Since 1956, the United States had been involved in a ground war in Asia. The […]

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  4. Announcing the return to distribution of Toney Merritt’s Welcome to the House of Raven

    Following his appearance in the Canyon Cinema salon screening series, we are pleased to announce the return to distribution of Toney Merritt’s 1997 film Welcome to the House of Raven. Welcome to the House of Raven (1997 | 3 min | B&W | sound) A dance. When magic is a verb. The Beginning of the End. The […]

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Spotlight on Takahiko Iimura

Sky and Ground
Sky and Ground by Takahiko Iimura

Sky and Ground

Sky and ground which was cut off momentarily / A camera wanders seeking its own shadow / The images which... More »