Events and Screenings

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    05/22/15: Peter Tscherkassky’s The Exquisite Corpus Premiere at Cannes Film Festival!

    Posted May 14th, 2015 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    We’re excited to announce that Canyon Cinema filmmaker Peter Tscherkassky’s latest film, The Exquisite Corpus, will premiere at Cannes Film Festival at the Director’s Fortnight. Read on for screening dates and a description of the film. And be sure to check out Peter’s filmmaker page and official website for more info about the artist and his body of work. [...]

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    5/31/15: Canyon Cinema/Silent Film Festival Co-Presentation: AVANT-GARDE PARIS

    Posted May 5th, 2015 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema Foundation is happy to announce that we are co-presenting a program with The Silent Film Festival this year! Head over to the historic Castro Theatre in San Francisco at 12:30PM on May 31 for AVANT-GARDE PARIS, a program that explores two seminal films from two great visionaries of the Avant-Garde working in one [...]

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    5/4/15 Canyon Cinema Salon, Next To You with Claire Bain

    Posted May 2nd, 2015 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of May 4th, 2015 at New Nothing Cinema for the next installment of our Spring 2015 Salon series. This month, artist and filmmaker Claire Bain will present a selection of 16mm films from Canyon’s collection that function within systems of identity, representation, persona, and power. On her program, Bain says: “These films demonstrate that [...]

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    Stan Brakhage – Curated Programs

    Posted April 27th, 2015 in Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Did you know that Canyon Cinema offers 50 Stan Brakhage programs, all curated by Marilyn Brakhage? Did you also know that each program is offered at a reduced rate? Well now you do! In fact, we have programs that cover every step in Brakhage’s prolific career. Each program can be rented on its own or [...]

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    Dominic Angerame–Mini European Tour!

    Posted April 24th, 2015 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Canyon’s friends across the pond will soon have the chance to catch a screening of Dominic Angerame’s work! Dominic, one of our longest-running filmmakers, will be touring with a program that includes Continuum, Deconstruction Sight, Premonition, In the Course of Human Events, Line of Fire, and The Soul of Things, in addition to Laszlo Moholy-Nagy’s film Notes [...]

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    April 10–12: See New Works from Canyon Cinema Filmmakers at CROSSROADS 2015

    Posted April 9th, 2015 in Announcements, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    This weekend, San Francisco Cinematheque will open its annual CROSSROADS* film festival! This year’s lineup promises to be unmissable, with 9 programs ranging in theme from “forward reverse read write: conjectures about the animal” to “haunted house: a catalog of the small and ecstatic“, and much much more! Advance tickets can now be purchased for [...]

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    3/30/2015 Canyon Cinema Salon, Nathaniel Dorsky on Stan Brakhage pt II

    Posted March 16th, 2015 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of March 30, 2015 at New Nothing Cinema for the first installment of our 2015 Salon series. This month, filmmaker Nathaniel Dorsky will return to present Stan Brakhage’s The God of Day Had Gone Down Upon Him on 16mm. Dorksy writes: This evening’s Canyon Cinema Salon blooms out of the joy and desire to continue [...]

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    Closing 2014 Salon: Nathaniel Dorsky on Stan Brakhage

    Posted January 6th, 2015 in Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    A full house filled the small hand made theater at New Nothing Cinema to enjoy an evening of discussion surrounding the topic of form and meaning in union, using Visions of Meditation Parts two and three as a bases.  Denah Johnston of Canyon Cinema introduced the program and Antonella Bonfanti ran the projectors. There was [...]

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    12/15/2014 Canyon Cinema Salon, Nathaniel Dorsky on Stan Brakhage

    Posted December 3rd, 2014 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of December 15th, 2014 at New Nothing Cinema for the final installment of our Fall 2014 Salon series. This month, filmmaker Nathaniel Dorsky will present a program of 16mm films from the Canyon Cinema catalog made by Stan Brakhage. Dorksy writes: I would like to show two films from Canyon’s collection by Stan Brakhage. [...]

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    11/24/2014 — Canyon Cinema Salon, PLASTIC HISTORY: Independent and Experimental Filmmaking in the Age of Acetate, A Program of Films Selected by Tyler Turkle

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

    Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of November 24th, 2014 at New Nothing Cinema for the next installment of our Fall 2014 Salon series. This month, filmmaker Tyler Turkle will present a program of 16mm films from the Canyon Cinema catalog made in the 60s, 70s, and 80s. These films, along with being representative of the historical moment in which [...]

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