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    5/10/16 – Canyon Cinema Salon with Chuck Hudina

    Posted April 26th, 2016 in News / Events

    Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at New Nothing Cinema for the next installment in our Salon series. This month, we’re pleased to welcome long time Bay Area filmmaker Chuck Hudina presenting a selection of his own short works. Hudina’s selections include early collaborations produced during his years at the University of Iowa Intermedia program. Among […]

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    Remembering Jaime Hull – a tribute by Dominic Angerame

    Posted April 11th, 2016 in News / Events

    We are deeply saddened by the untimely passing of  filmmaker and former Canyon volunteer Jamie Hull. Former executive director, Dominic Angerame, has asked us to share this thoughtful and heartfelt statement about Jamie and his contributions to Canyon: “It was at the recent Crossroads Festival at the Victoria Theater when I heard the news that long term […]

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    4/1-4/3 \\ Canyon Cinema salutes CROSSROADS

    Posted March 26th, 2016 in Announcements, Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema salutes CROSSROADS, San Francisco Cinematheque’s annual artist-made film, video and performance work: 75 films by 71 filmmakers from around the world! Congratulations to featured Canyon filmmakers Craig Baldwin, Stephen Broomer, Paul Clipson, Janie Geiser, William E. Jones, Janis Crystal Lipzin, Julie Murray, Michael Robinson, Ben Russell and Robert Todd. We are especially proud […]

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    3/7/16 Canyon Cinema Salon with Lynn Marie Kirby

    Posted February 29th, 2016 in Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of Monday March 7, 2016 at New Nothing Cinema for the next installment in our Salon series. This month, we’re pleased to welcome filmmaker and teacher Lynn Marie Kirby. Lynn has selected a program of works created in filmmaking communities centered around two San Francisco art schools: California College of the […]

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    Now Available – the work of Daniel Barnett returns to Canyon

    Posted February 29th, 2016 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    We are delighted to announce the return of 3 films by DANIEL BARNETT to the Canyon collection. 16mm prints of WHITE HEART (1975) and THE CHINESE TYPEWRITER (1978-1983) are now available for rental, and AN ANGRAM (2003) is available for purchase on DVD.     White Heart (Daniel Barnett | 1975 | 53 minutes | […]

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    New Restorations Available – QUICK BILLY ROLLS 14, 41, 43, 46, and 52

    Posted February 23rd, 2016 in News / Events

    We are excited to announce the availability of new prints of Canyon founder Bruce Baillie’s QUICK BILLY ROLLS 14, 41, 43, 46, and 52. Recently restored by the Academy Film Archive, these unedited 100′ camera rolls may accompany screenings of Baillie’s longer 1970 film.     Quick Billy Rolls 14, 41, 43, 46, and 52 […]

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    Now Available on 16mm – Les tournesols colorés (1983) by Rose Lowder

    Posted January 29th, 2016 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    Rose Lowder’s 1983  film  Les tournesols colorés is now available to rent at Canyon Cinema! Les tournesols colorés (Rose Lowder | 1983 | 3 minutes | COLOR | SILENT) Rental Format(s): 16mm film Les tournesols colorés is derived from the same footage used in Les tournesols, but with candy colors, giving other modulations to movie […]

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    2/3/16 Canyon Cinema Salon (in collaboration with Exploratorium) – INDELIBLE HALLUCINATIONS: A Program of films selected by Tom DeWitt Ditto

    Posted January 28th, 2016 in Canyon Cinema Salon, Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Please join Canyon Cinema Foundation and Exploratorium on Wednesday February 3, 2016 for a selection of films and videos presented by Canyon Cinema co-founding member Tom DeWitt Ditto.   Indelible Hallucinations Wednesday, February 3, 2016 • 7:30 p.m. Exploratorium, Pier 15, Bernard and Barbro Osher West Gallery, Kanbar Forum FREE! (please enter the museum through the historic […]

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    Now Available on 16mm – Form Phases #4 (1954) by Robert Breer

    Posted January 22nd, 2016 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    Robert Breer’s 1954 film  Form Phases #4 is now available to rent at Canyon Cinema!   Form Phases #4 (Robert Breer | 1954 | 4 minutes | COLOR | SILENT) Rental Format(s): 16mm film   Form Phases IV is the last, closed and harmonic part of Robert Breer’s Form Phases series, focusing on abstract from […]

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    Remembering Michael Wallin

    Posted January 21st, 2016 in News / Events

    We are deeply saddened by the passing of longtime Bay Area resident and filmmaker Michael Wallin. He is a key figure in Canyon Cinema’s history having served as manager and then as a board member during 1970s through 1990s.  To honor his memory and contributions to the experimental film community both locally and beyond Canyon is planning […]

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