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  1. New Beginnings

    1/21/18 // New Beginnings: Works by Peggy Ahwesh, Sadie Benning, Nina Fonoroff

    Posted January 21st, 2018 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    New Beginnings: Works by Peggy Ahwesh, Sadie Benning, Nina Fonoroff Thursday, January 25th, 2018 // 7:30pm Artists’ Television Access // 992 Valencia Street, San Francisco $10.00 General Admission / $5.00 Cinematheque members Facebook Event Presented in association with San Francisco Cinematheque. “New Beginnings is a recurring curatorial endeavor oriented to the presentation of historic works of international […]

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    1/20/18 // Reinscriptions for Line Describing a Cone

    Posted January 13th, 2018 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Reinscriptions for Line Describing a Cone Saturday, January 20th, 2018 // 3:00pm Kanbar Forum — Exploratorium // Pier 15, San Francisco Facebook Event Edition #2 of Prepared Projection Performances by Gibson + Recoder. For information about the first edition, La Région Decentrale, click here. Part of a series of works collectively referred to as solid light films, Anthony McCall’s Line […]

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  3. Soft Fiction

    1/13/18 // Soft Fiction @ Untitled Art Fair

    Posted January 2nd, 2018 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Soft Fiction @ Untitled Art Fair Saturday, January 13th, 2018 // 3:00pm Palace of Fine Arts // 3601 Lyon Street, San Francisco $26.00 – Day Pass Facebook Event Presented as a part of UNTITLED, San Francisco. For a complete schedule of events, click here. “Chick Strand’s SOFT FICTION is a personal documentary that brilliantly portrays the […]

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    Now from Larry Gottheim: Chants and Dances for Hand

    Posted December 28th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Chants and Dances for Hand, Larry Gottheim’s exploration of Haitian Vodou, is now available to rent or purchase on DVD, or as a digital file for exhibition. Chants and Dances for Hand (2016 | 40 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) The material was shot in Haiti about 25 years ago. Some sections are formed out […]

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    Septuagenarian Collaborations now available on DVD

    Posted December 27th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New DVDs, News / Events

    Jerry Orr and Gary Adlestein’s six-year joint project Septuagenarian Collaborations is now available on DVD for rental and sale. Septuagenarian Collaborations (2010-2016 | 49 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) By Gary Adlestein and Jerry Orr Three non-narrative tales based on literary classics (by way of 1950’s Classic Comics) and an experimental meditation on how fast, […]

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    Now available: Newt Pauses by Amy Halpern

    Posted December 26th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    Amy Halpern’s biological study Newt Pauses is now available to rent on 16mm. Newt Pauses (2016 | 7.5 minutes | COLOR | SILENT) Notopthalmus viridescens Endangered species on an endangered medium. The timing is unaltered, the animals’ own.

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  7. New Print: The Bed

    New print: James Broughton’s The Bed

    Posted December 20th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    A new print of James Broughton’s erotic counterculture classic The Bed is now available to rent–just in time for the film’s fiftieth anniversary! The Bed (1968 | 20 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) Camera, Bill Desloge; Music, Warner Jepson. “One of the most lyrically erotic of independent films, THE BED is a merry allegory which […]

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  8. The Third Annual Report of Camera Obscura

    12/30/17 // The Third Annual Report of Camera Obscura

    Posted December 20th, 2017 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    The Third Annual Report of Camera Obscura Saturday, December 30th, 2017 // 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM 16 Sherman Street, San Francisco $10.00 – $50.00 Facebook Page The Third Annual Report of Camera Obscura will showcase “unique, antique and experimental films” on December 30, 2017 in San Francisco at the New Nothing Cinema. Co-Directors Jonathan Marlow and Amanda […]

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    Jerome Hiler’s Bagatelle II and Marginalia available to rent

    Posted December 18th, 2017 in New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    Two recent films by lyrical San Francisco filmmaker Jerome Hiler are now available to rent. Bagatelle II (2016 | 16 minutes | COLOR | SILENT) “Mr. Hiler’s misleadingly titled “Bagatelle II” draws on ravishing moments in time (dancing lights, scudding clouds, a bathing woman) that build into what seems like a self-portrait of the artist” […]

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  10. Myth, Folklore, and Proverb

    12/19/17 // Myth, Folklore, and Proverb

    Posted December 15th, 2017 in Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Myth, Folklore, and Proverb Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 // 7:30pm Artists’ Television Access // 992 Valencia Street, San Francisco $7.00 – $10.00 sliding scale Facebook Event Myth, Folklore, Proverb Curated by Mark Wilson A Biography of Lilith by Lynne Sachs (1997, 35 min, color) In a lively mix of off-beat narrative, collage and memoir, A Biography […]

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