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  1. O'er the Land with Deborah Stratman

    6/28/17 // O’er the Land with Deborah Stratman

    Posted June 25th, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, Co-Presentations, News / Events

    O’er the Land with Deborah Stratman Wednseday, June 28th, 2017 // 8:30pm (doors 8:00 PM) Pro Arts Gallery // 150 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Oakland Facebook Event add this event to your calendar Deborah Stratman in person. Read a full press release for this event here. “A meditation on the milieu of elevated threat addressing national identity, gun […]

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    Stephen Broomer’s films now distributed by Canyon

    Posted June 19th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is honored to welcome filmmaker Stephen Broomer to our distribution catalog. Broomer is a Toronto-based filmmaker who appeared with his work throughout the 2016 Crossroads Festival in  San Francisco and placed many of the 16mm prints with Canyon shortly after.  See this in-depth interview for more on Broomer and his recent filmmaking. Beautiful 16mm prints […]

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  3. Cityscapes with Dominic Angerame

    6/8/17 // Cityscapes with Dominic Angerame

    Posted June 3rd, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, Co-Presentations, News / Events

    Cityscapes with Dominic Angerame Thursday, June 8th, 2017 // 7:30pm Exploratorium // Pier 15, San Francisco Buy Tickets Facebook Event add this event to your calendar In this screening of poetic documentaries that meditate on urban environments, familiar cityscapes are reframed through the camera’s lens. An innovator of observant cinema and a key member of the […]

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    DVDs galore (from our European friends at Re:Voir and Index DVD Edition)

    Posted June 1st, 2017 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    We are pleased to announce that we have expanded our catalog of DVDs! The following 66 titles from European labels Re:Voir and Index DVD Edition are now available for purchase! Adolfas Mekas  – Hallelujah The Hills Armager & Dervaux – Cinemas de traverse Christopher  McLaine – Beat Films Dada Cinema DIFFERENT CINEMA : VOLUME 2 […]

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    New and Now Available from Canyon: Mark Toscano’s The Song Remains the Same

    Posted May 31st, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    The Song Remains The Same (2014 | 4.5 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) When feelings are reduced to keywords, it’s a lot easier to find just the right soundtrack. And when an emotional response can be so readily activated via musical triggers, it’s a lot easier to make a moving film. Prix DeVarti Award for Funniest […]

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  6. Now available for rent on 16mm : Los Ojos, by Gary Beydler

    Posted May 29th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to announce that a new 16mm print of this 1975 work by Gary Beydler is now available for rental. Los Ojos ( 1975 | 1.5 minutes | COLOR | SILENT) Only slightly over a minute in length, Gary Beydler’s LOS OJOS, like GLASS FACE, demonstrates a whimsical side of Beydler which, […]

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    New filmmaker in the Canyon Cinema catalog: James Sansing

    Posted May 25th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is delighted to welcome the work of  filmmaker James Sansing. New to Canyon but already well known to the film-going public in the Bay Area and beyond, Canyon is pleased to offer these two recent works on celluloid by Sansing: Verses (2012 | 4 minutes | B&W | SILENT | 35mm) Verses is a film […]

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  8. Bruce Baillie’s Roslyn Romance (Is It Really True?) – new 16mm print now available

    Posted May 22nd, 2017 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to announce that a new print of Bruce Baillie’s film Roslyn Romance (Is It Really True?) is now available for rental. This beautiful new print is the result of recent preservation work conducted by the Academy Film Archive, in collaboration with filmmaker Bruce Baillie. Roslyn Romance (Is It Really True?) (1974 | […]

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  9. Technical Sincerity with Gordon Ball

    5/18/17 // Technical Sincerity with Gordon Ball

    Posted May 16th, 2017 in News / Events

    Technical Sincerity with Gordon Ball Thursday, May 18th, 2017 // 7:30pm 16 Sherman Street, San Francisco Facebook Event add this event to your calendar Please join Canyon Cinema for another installation of our Salon series with longtime Canyon filmmaker Gordon Ball. Technical Sincerity Georgia (4min, color, silent, 8mm) Sitting (2min, color, silent, 16mm) Father Movie (10min, […]

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    Films by Kerry Laitala now distributed by Canyon Cinema

    Posted May 15th, 2017 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Films

    It is an honor to announce that the 16mm and 35mm films of San Francisco-based filmmaker Kerry Laitala are now distributed by Canyon Cinema. Secure the Shadow… ‘Ere the Substance Fade (1997 | 9 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) “… steeped in melancholia, involuntary schadenfreude and a sense of spoil that is both anachronistic and transcendental. […]

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