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  1. From Vault to Screen: Archival Finds

    “From Vault to Screen” at the National Gallery of Art continues!

    Posted August 21st, 2014 in News / Events

                              The National Gallery of Art’s eight-part collaboration with Canyon, “From Vault to Screen,” continues this week with a screening of rarely screened/rarely seen works from our collection. For full program information, click here! Archival Finds August 23 at 2:30 West Building Lecture [...]

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    Big Joy Screening SEP 4th–TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

    Posted August 17th, 2014 in Events and Screenings, News / Events

      Join us on September 4th at 7:00 PM when we co-present Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton with our friends at The Roxie Theatre! From Roxie’s announcement: “Big Joy serves as a chronicle of the iconoclastic life of gay poet, filmmaker, and spiritual visionary James Broughton, one of the defining voices of the sexual revolution. Broughton’s groundbreaking [...]

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  3. Film Farm 20th Anniversary Screening at Echo Park Film Center Aug. 31

    Posted August 17th, 2014 in News / Events

    Canyon filmmakers Philip Hoffman, Maia Cybelle Carpenter and Jennifer Reeves represent in the upcoming Echo Park Film Center Film Farm 20th Anniversary Show in Los Angeles. For more information on the history of Film Farm please see the website. Sunday, August 31 – 8 PM FILMMOBILE PRESENTS: FILM FARM 20TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW  For 20 years [...]

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    “From Vault to Screen” continues this weekend at National Gallery of Art

    Posted August 15th, 2014 in News / Events

                            For the entire summer, our friends at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. are going to be sketching a kaleidoscopic history of the Canyon Cinema Foundation with their eight-part program “From Vault to Screen.” The series continues this week with two [...]

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    Kinder Kino with Canyon Cinema at Exploratorium – Saturday, August 16th

    Posted August 15th, 2014 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Cinema Arts at Exploratorium presents, Saturday Cinema: Kinder Kino with Canyon Cinema Saturday, August 16, 2014 • 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Location: Exploratorium Pier 15, Kanbar Forum Admission: Included with museum admission. Buy Tickets → For more than 45 years, San Francisco–based Canyon Cinema has been a key resource of avant-garde and artist-made films. For [...]

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  6. Coming Attractions

    Now Available in 35mm: Coming Attractions (Tscherkassky, 2010)

    Posted August 12th, 2014 in New Acquisitions, New Films

    35mm prints of Peter Tscherkassky’s newest film, Coming Attractions, are now available to rent! “Tscherkassky’s recent, most beautiful film Coming Attractions creates a complex mosaic of cross-references – both formal, between shots, and historical, between periods and genres. This film demonstrates the extreme textual density found footage can achieve, interweaving early cinema, the avant-garde and [...]

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  7. Rolls: 1971

    Now Available on DVD: Robert Huot’s Rolls: 1971

    Posted August 11th, 2014 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs

    Excerpts from Robert Huot’s Rolls: 1971 are now available to rent on DVD! Rolls: 1971 (1971-1972 | 48 minutes | Color/B&W | Sound) “Rolls: 1971 is so powerful and so unusual in its emotional effects that I find it difficult to discuss.” – Scott MacDonald Click here for more information and to rent this title!

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  8. Canyon Cinema Foundation achieves 501(c)(3) status!

    Posted July 31st, 2014 in News / Events

     Canyon Cinema Foundation is pleased to announce it has achieved Federal 501(c)(3) status. We would like to thank the large team who has made this possible: staff, our filmmakers and community, Board Members past and present and our pro-bono legal team at Fenwick & West. In our time of need, many organizations, individuals and institutions [...]

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    New For Sale: Peter Rose’s ‘Analogies’

    Posted July 31st, 2014 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    A new compilation of Peter Rose’s work is now available to purchase on DVD!                     This region free DVD includes the following films: Incantations (1971 | color | sound | 8.5 min) Analogies: Studies in the Movement of Time (1977 | color | sound | 14 [...]

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    New For Sale: Paul Sharits’ ‘Mandala Films’

    Posted July 30th, 2014 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    A new compilation of Paul Sharits’ work is now available to purchase on DVD! This region free DVD includes the following films: Piece Mandala/End War (1966 | color | silent | 5 min) N:O;T;H;I;N;G (1968 | color | sound | 36 min) T,O,U,C,H,I,N,G (1968 | color | sound | 12 min) In the mid-1960s, Paul [...]

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