Events and Screenings

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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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    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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    “From Vault to Screen” begins this weekend

    Posted July 9th, 2014 in Events and Screenings, 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 kicks off this week with two screenings. On Saturday, “Origins” brings together a number of films from [...]

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  4. Canyon Cinema Salon with Doug Wendt Monday June 30 at New Nothing Cinema

    Posted June 16th, 2014 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Join us Monday, June 30th at New Nothing Cinema for an evening with filmmaker and visual artist, Doug Wendt. Wendt, once coined  ”one of the most original and zany minds in underground film”, will be presenting some old favorites along with several previously unseen and unreleased works. Given Mr. Wendt’s comedic finesse, this event is certainly [...]

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    5/15/2014 – Light + Sound Machine Presents… A TRIBUTE TO CANYON CINEMA

    Posted May 12th, 2014 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    This Thursday,  May 15th  The Light & Sound Machine in Nashville, Tennessee will present A Tribute To Canyon Cinema at Third Man Records! Featuring work by Paul Sharits, Peter Kubelka, Will Hindle, Scott Stark, Abigail Child and many more, this program highlights “greatest hits” along with overlooked gems from our catalog. To purchase tickets and [...]

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    my gaze / / / yr gaze * denah a. johnston: Sunday April 27th

    Posted April 21st, 2014 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    my gaze / / / yr gaze * denah a. johnston 7pm sunday april 27th at n/a gallery in oakland, california 4304 west street oakland, california 94608 n/a is very excited to present a selection of shorts by denah a. johnston, director of operations at the canyon cinema foundation. this special presentation features works on 16mm motion [...]

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    Canyon Cinema Salon with Lawrence Jordan April 23rd

    Posted April 7th, 2014 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema Foundation is honored to spend an evening Wednesday April 23rd with Canyon founder, magician and visual alchemist Lawrence Jordan. The Canyon Cinema Salon is a FREE public event at New Nothing Cinema (16 Sherman Street in SOMA). Doors open at 7pm for a brief reception and doors close promptly at 7:30pm to begin [...]

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    Save the Date: Abigail Child at the Tribeca New Music Festival!

    Posted March 28th, 2014 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Save the date! As part of the Tribeca New Music Festival, Canyon filmmaker Abigail Child will be behind the projector for the debut of Salome: A Woman of Valor with words by Adeena Karasick and music by Jack London. If you’ll be in New York City on May 14th at 7 pm, be sure to [...]

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  9. Mark Wilson Presents Vanishing Presence

    3/26/2014 – Canyon Cinema Salon, Vanishing Presence: A Program of Films Selected by Mark Wilson

    Posted March 20th, 2014 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

                Filmmaker, animator and artist Mark Wilson has been active in the San Francisco Bay area artist-made independent film community for more than twenty years.  For our second Salon, Canyon asked Wilson to curate a selection of works influential to him, as well as those which highlight central concepts in his filmmaking practice. [...]

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    2/24/2014 – Introducing the Canyon Cinema Salon, inaugural event with Sandra Davis

    Posted February 16th, 2014 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema Foundation is proud to announce our new public programming adventure – the Canyon Cinema Salon. An opportunity for dialogue and exploration,  these monthly events are designed as a platform for the community to directly engage and learn from moving image artists in an intimate setting.  Artists will have an open forum to present [...]

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