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  1. Technical Sincerity with Gordon Ball

    5/18/17 // Technical Sincerity with Gordon Ball

    Posted May 16th, 2017 in News / Events

    Technical Sincerity with Gordon Ball Thursday, May 18th, 2017 // 7:30pm 16 Sherman Street, San Francisco Facebook Event add this event to your calendar Please join Canyon Cinema for another installation of our Salon series with longtime Canyon filmmaker Gordon Ball. Technical Sincerity Georgia (4min, color, silent, 8mm) Sitting (2min, color, silent, 16mm) Father Movie (10min, […]

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    Films by Kerry Laitala now distributed by Canyon Cinema

    Posted May 15th, 2017 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Films

    It is an honor to announce that the 16mm and 35mm films of San Francisco-based filmmaker Kerry Laitala are now distributed by Canyon Cinema. Secure the Shadow… ‘Ere the Substance Fade (1997 | 9 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) “… steeped in melancholia, involuntary schadenfreude and a sense of spoil that is both anachronistic and transcendental. […]

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  3. Elegy to Ecstasy with Edith Kramer

    5/11/17 Elegy to Ecstasy with Edith Kramer

    Posted May 1st, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, Events and Screenings

    Elegy to Ecstasy with Edith Kramer Thursday, May 11th, 2017 // 7:00pm Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive – 2155 Center Street, Berkeley Buy Tickets ($12.00 General Admission / $7.00 BAMPFA members) Facebook Event add this event to your calendar “Fifty years after incorporating as an artist cooperative in 1967, Canyon Cinema continues to champion avant-garde […]

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  4. Whose Line is It Anyway? with Jodie Mack

    4/29/17 // Whose Line is it Anyway? with Jodie Mack

    Posted April 26th, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, News / Events

    Whose Line is it Anyway? with Jodie Mack Saturday, April 29th, 2017 // 2:00pm Kanbar Forum, Exploratorium – Pier 15, San Francisco Buy Tickets Facebook Event An artist of unmatched, playful meticulousness, filmmaking-tour-de-force Jodie Mack joins us to present a screening highlighting the fun side of language, the essence of human understanding. Jodie’s films are handcrafted […]

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  5. The Great Blondino and Other Delights

    4/15/17 // The Great Blondino and Other Delights

    Posted April 6th, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    The Great Blondino and Other Delights Saturday, April 15th, 2017 – 8:30pm SFMOMA – 151 3rd Street, San Francisco $15.00 / Buy Tickets add this event to your calendar Presented in association SFFILM as a part of the 60th San Francisco International Film Festival Introduction and pre-screening discussion by Antonella Bonfanti (Canyon Cinema) and Amanda Salazar (SFFILM). “The purveyor […]

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  6. Alternative Factoids

    4/14/17 // Alternative Factoids

    Posted April 6th, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Alternative Factoids Friday, April 14th, 2017 – 8:00 PM Minnesota Street Project – 1275 Minnesota Street – Gallery 200 Facebook Event add this event to your calendar Fake Newsroom, Canyon Cinema, and Minnesota Street Project present ALTERNATIVE FACTOIDS, an hour-long program of short 16mm films from the collection of Canyon Cinema that question the veracity of cinematic […]

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  7. Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present, Program 1

    March 24th and 26th // Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present

    Posted March 22nd, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, Co-Presentations, News / Events

    Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present, Program 1 Friday, March 24th, 2017 – 7:30pm Yerba Buena Center for the Arts – 701 Mission Street (at Third St),  San Francisco $10.00 / $6.00 to Cinematheque Members add this event to your calendar Presented in association with San Francisco Cinematheque “Time, time, time. Life should be abundant enough for each […]

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  8. Celebrate the Middle Ages!

    March 9th // Canyon Cinema Celebrates the Middle Ages!

    Posted February 27th, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, News / Events

    Celebrate the Middle Ages with Canyon Cinema! Thursday, March 9, 2017 | 7pm-midnight Starline Social Club | 2236 Martin Luther King Junior Way | Oakland Buy Tickets Facebook event add this event to your calendar In 2017 Canyon Cinema is celebrating 50 years as one of the world’s key independent distributors of artist-made film and […]

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  9. After Dark @ The Exploratorium

    March 2nd // After Dark: Extended Cinemas at the Exploratorium

    Posted February 23rd, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, Co-Presentations, News / Events

    After Dark: Extended Cinemas Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 – 6:00pm Exploratorium  – Pier 15, San Francisco Facebook Event add this event to your calendar The warm glow of the projected image invites us to in-between worlds. During this cinematic celebration, now an annual favorite, the passive act of watching turns to listening, peering, touching, and interacting as […]

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  10. Canyon Cinema 50

    Canyon Cinema 50 Screenings and Events!

    Posted February 13th, 2017 in Canyon Cinema 50, News / Events

    Mark your calendars! Canyon Cinema 50 has begun. Throughout the year, we will be hosting many performances and events commemorating the 50th anniversary of the formal incorporation of the Canyon Cinema Co-op. We’re planning eleven months of programming in the Bay Area with our presenting partners Exploratorium, Pro Arts Gallery, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, […]

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