New DVDs

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    New DVD on sale : Let Them Eat Cake, by Alexis Krasilovsky

    Posted December 1st, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Let Them Eat Cake (2014 |81 minutes |COLOR |SOUND) Six years in the making, filmed in a dozen countries, this is a poetic essay film on the full range from the pleasures and dangers of overeating to the tragedies of world hunger. Let Them Eat Cake is not your typical documentary. It is a poetic […]

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    Lynn Sachs Your Day Is My Night now available on DVD

    Posted November 30th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Your Day Is My Night (2013 | 64 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) Blending autobiographical monologues, intimate conversations, and staged performances, Lynne Sachs’ Your Day Is My Night documents the lives of Chinese immigrants sharing a “shift-bed” apartment in the heart of New York City’s Chinatown, offering a deeply felt portrait of the Asian-American immigrant experience. […]

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    Found and Lost by Janis Crystal Lipzin : New sale DVD available

    Posted November 29th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Found and Lost (2014 | 8 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) Music by Lisa Mezzacappa A found home movie of a vacation in mid-20th-century Bakersfield, CA prompts reflection on lost times and lost technologies. Commissioned for the 30th Anniversary of Artists Television Access (ATA) San Francisco by Mission Eye and Ear. Selected screenings: 18th ANTIMATTER MEDIA […]

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    Daniel Barnett’s Loose Ends Trilogy DVD available at Canyon

    Posted December 8th, 2016 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to announce newly available DVDs from filmmaker Daniel Barnett. The Loose Ends trilogy includes Endless (1987-1990), Untoward Ends (1969-1971), and Dead End, Dead End (1981) “Untoward Ends, along with Dead End, Dead End and Endless are a kind of cross between diaries and structural films and span the main part of my career […]

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    Now Available on DVD: Four Films by Tom Palazzolo

    Posted August 19th, 2015 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Tom Palazzolo’s Street Scene, I Married a Munchkin, Lily’s World of Wax, and Marquette Park Pts. 1 & 2 on DVD now available for purchase from Canyon Cinema! Street Scene (2012 | 42 min | COLOR/B&W | SOUND) Includes Vivian Maier: Photographer and Down Clark Street Vivian Maier: Photographer (2012, 12min, B&W, Sound)This 12-minute video by Tom Palazzolo and Chicago writer Jack Helbig tells […]

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    Now Available on DVD: Elsa, VIS A VIS, Foreign Film Series, Unbound, Suburban Trilogy by Abigail Child

    Posted April 29th, 2015 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    We are pleased to announce that the following works from filmmaker Abigail Child are now available to purchase on DVD: Elsa merdelamerdelamer + VIS A VIS: Elsa merdelamerdelamer (2013 | 4 minutes | B&W | SOUND) Digital. Abigail Child’s short, ELSA merdelamerdelamer, is a smoky, punky and sexy chapter in the collectively made Feminist bio-drama, […]

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    Now Available on DVD: Recent and new works by Dana Plays

    Posted April 27th, 2015 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    5 works by Dana Plays are now available to purchase on DVD from Canyon Cinema! Zero Hour (1992 | 30 minutes | B&W | SOUND) Through optical printing footage from a 1945 US Navy sponsored film promoting victory Bonds which depicts WWII orphans and intercutting of other documentation, Zero Hour refers to characteristic of current postwar […]

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    Now Available on DVD: The Films of Bill Brand!

    Posted March 9th, 2015 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    We are pleased to announce that the following works by filmmaker Bill Brand are now available to purchase on DVD through Canyon Cinema: Tree (1970 | 8 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) An old tree sits on a mound in an Ohio farm field. The filming of the tree and the metrical editing of the film […]

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    Now Available from Lawrence Jordan: INFERNO on 16mm and New DVDs to Rent

    Posted March 5th, 2015 in Announcements, New DVDs, New Films, News / Events

    Big news for fans of Lawrence Jordan: several DVDs of the esteemed animator’s works are now available to rent through Canyon Cinema. But that’s not all– Jordan’s Inferno is now available on 16mm! After the Circus (2013 | 9 minutes | B&W | SOUND) An exploration into the 19th century death mystiques, which rely heavily on the […]

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    Now Available: Four works by Beth Block

    Posted September 28th, 2014 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Four new works by Beth Block are now available from Canyon! MeTube (2013 | 15 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) An exploration of the underbelly of the internet, focusing on self-indulgence, emotional dysfunction and spiritual angst. Too much time, too much technology and nothing to say. Our children have learned well from us. For more […]

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