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    6/6/19 // Kenneth Anger & Morgan Fisher

    Posted May 22nd, 2019 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Kenneth Anger / Morgan Fisher Reception & Performance Thursday, June 6, 2019 // 7:00 PM Slash Art San Francisco // 687 Minna Street, San Francisco (Kenneth Anger / Morgan Fisher runs May 17 through June 23, 2019) Laurence Rickels in The Case of California tells us that music is the ghost noise of identification, a haunting melody […]

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    5/1/19 // You Are Not Alone

    Posted April 24th, 2019 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    You Are Not Alone (with Black Sheep Boy) Wednesday, May 1, 2019 // 6:30 PM SF Arts Commission Gallery //401 Van Ness Ave, Ste 126, San Francisco, Facebook Event Anton Stuebner will read from his newly commissioned exhibition essay You are not alone followed by a screening of Michael Wallin’s Black Sheep Boy (1995, 37 min, color). Black […]

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    4/25/19 // Barbara Hammer: Cinema of Intimacy

    Posted April 10th, 2019 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Barbara Hammer: Cinema of Intimacy Thursday, April 25, 2019 // 6:30 PM Little Roxie Theater // 3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA Facebook Event Introduced and co-curated by Susannah Magers and Tanya Zimbardo. “In tribute to film legend Barbara Hammer (1939–2019), this program highlights a selection of the artist’s early films rooted in the Bay Area. Shot at […]

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    4/10/19 // SFAI x Canyon: Mike Henderson

    Posted March 26th, 2019 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    SFAI Film x Canyon: Mike Henderson Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 // 7:30 PM (doors 7:00 PM) San Francisco Art Institute // 800 Chestnut Street, San Francisco Facebook Event free and open to the public! The San Francisco Art Institute Film Department and Canyon Cinema Present a series of 50th Anniversary Screenings Celebrating 50 Years of Filmmaking at […]

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    4/3/19 // SFAI x Canyon: Kerry Laitala

    Posted March 26th, 2019 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    SFAI Film x Canyon: Kerry Laitala Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 // 7:30 PM (doors 7:00 PM) San Francisco Art Institute // 800 Chestnut Street, San Francisco Facebook Event free and open to the public! The San Francisco Art Institute Film Department and Canyon Cinema Present a series of 50th Anniversary Screenings Celebrating 50 Years of Filmmaking at […]

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    3/25/19 // SFAI x Canyon: Scott Stark

    Posted March 13th, 2019 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    SFAI Film x Canyon: Scott Stark Monday, March 25th, 2019 // 7:30 PM (doors 7:00 PM) San Francisco Art Institute // 800 Chestnut Street, San Francisco Facebook Event free and open to the public! The San Francisco Art Institute Film Department and Canyon Cinema Present a series of 50th Anniversary Screenings Celebrating 50 Years of Filmmaking at […]

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    3/11/19 // SFAI Film x Canyon: Stinky Wieners and Dreamy Beavers with Mark Ellinger

    Posted February 28th, 2019 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    SFAI Film x Canyon: Stinky Wieners and Dreamy Beavers with Mark Ellinger Monday, March 11th, 2019 // 7:30 PM (doors 7:00 PM) San Francisco Art Institute // 800 Chestnut Street, San Francisco Facebook Event The San Francisco Art Institute Film Department and Canyon Cinema Present a series of 50th Anniversary Screenings Celebrating 50 Years of Filmmaking […]

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    Celebrating Jonathan Schwartz

    Posted February 15th, 2019 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    The filmmaker Jonathan Schwartz passed away in October 2018, leaving behind a remarkable and intimate body of work that registers the sorrow, love, despair, and exultation of lived existence. Canyon Cinema will distribute all of Schwartz’s work, ensuring that his gestural, evanescent and deeply necessary works will continue to find new audiences. To see a complete […]

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    2/25/19 // Infestation/Obliteration: An Insect Invasion Film Salon with Malic Amalya

    Posted February 14th, 2019 in Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Infestation/Obliteration: An Insect Invasion Film Salon with Malic Amalya Monday, February 25th, 2019 // 7:30 PM (doors 7:00 PM) Artists’ Television Access // 992 Valencia Street, San Francisco Facebook Event Insects pollinate flowers, infest homes, destroy crops, aid in the decomposition of the dead, sting and bite our skin, and are thought to bring luck or hardship. […]

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    Six new films from Lynne Sachs

    Posted February 13th, 2019 in New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    Film essayist Lynne Sachs continues to work prolifically, with six new films now available, including Carolee, Barbara & Gunvor, a portrait of Schneeman, Hammer, and Nelson; The Washing Society, which documents labor in New York City laundromats; and Tip of My Tongue, a “collective distillation of our times” occasioned by the filmmaker’s 50th birthday. Digital […]

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