News / Events

  1. Ding_TheMoon_1

    Sandy Ding’s The Moon now available

    Posted May 3rd, 2018 in New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    Sandy Ding’s lyrical lunar short The Moon is now available to rent. The Moon (2006 | 4 minutes | COLOR | SILENT) The moon is a fundamental element of human life.

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  2. Colin Barton Salon

    5/14/18 // A Salon with Colin V. Barton

    Posted May 1st, 2018 in Canyon Cinema Salon, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    A Salon with Colin V. Barton Monday, May 14th, 2018 // 7:30pm (doors 7:00pm) 16 Sherman Street, San Francisco Facebook Event Please join Canyon Cinema on the evening of Monday, May 14 2018 at 16 Sherman Street for the next installment of our Salon series. We’ll be joined by experimental animator Colin V. Barton, who will present a variety of […]

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    New filmmaker: Fern Silva

    Posted April 30th, 2018 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    New York-based filmmaker Fern Silva has joined the Canyon catalog. Six of his films are now available to rent. Fern Silva (b. 1982, USA/Portugal) is an artist who primarily works in 16mm. His films consider methods of narrative, ethnographic, and documentary filmmaking as the starting point for structural experimentation. He has created a body of […]

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    Henry Hills returns to Canyon

    Posted April 26th, 2018 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Films, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is honored to welcome filmmaker, teacher, and erstwhile Cinemanews editor Henry Hills back to its catalog. Ten of his rhythmic, collaborative works are now in distribution. “Film is so large and we are so small. Every maker in this catalog has a very partial approach. I think of editing as a way to […]

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  5. New print: So Is This by Michael Snow

    Posted April 24th, 2018 in New Acquisitions, News / Events

    A new print of Michael Snow’s formalist word-by-word masterpiece So Is This is now in distribution. So Is This (1982 | 45 minutes | COLOR | SILENT) “SO IS THIS parlays an elegantly simple concept into an unpredictable, cumulatively rich experience. The film is a text in which each shot is a single word, tightly-framed white letters against […]

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    Now touring: new prints of work by Saul Levine and Christopher Harris

    Posted April 23rd, 2018 in Announcements, Canyon Cinema 50, New Acquisitions, News / Events

    New prints of Light Lick: Amen and 28.IV.81 (Bedouin Spark) are now circulating for our Canyon Cinema 50 film tour. Both are available as a part of Studies in Natural Magic, a selection of films made between 1973 and 2017. For complete information on the tour, including how to book, click here. For a list […]

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    Now Available: Ten Mornings Ten Evenings and One Horizon

    Posted April 19th, 2018 in New Acquisitions, New Films

    Tomonari Nishikawa’s landscape exposure experiment Ten Mornings Ten Evenings and One Horizon is now available to rent on film through Canyon Cinema. Ten Mornings Ten Evenings and One Horizon (2016 | 10 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) It displays bridges on Yahagi River, which runs near where I was grown up in Japan. I shot […]

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    New Filmmaker: Mike Stoltz

    Posted April 16th, 2018 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Films

    We are pleased to welcome filmmaker Mike Stoltz to the Canyon catalog. Three of Stoltz’s films made between 2013 and 2015 are now available. With Pluses and Minuses (2013 | 5 minutes | COLOR | OPT) A ground-less and boundless 16mm film in which a wall becomes a window to a swirling landscape.? “Stoltz shakes […]

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    Canyon @ Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

    Posted March 8th, 2018 in Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon Friday, March 30th, 2018 // 12:00-6:00pm F.W. Olin Library, Mills College // 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland Canyon Cinema is pleased to share works from the curated program Between Pop Culture and the Avant-Garde: Little Seen Films by Women for the upcoming Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon at Mills College. In a 2011 survey, the […]

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  10. Aesthetics of Athletics: INCITE Sports Launch

    3/3/18 // Aesthetics of Athletics: INCITE Sports Launch

    Posted February 23rd, 2018 in Canyon Cinema 50, Co-Presentations, Events and Screenings, News / Events

    Aesthetics of Athletics: INCITE Sports Launch Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 // 8:30 PM Artists’ Television Access // 992 Valencia Street, San Francisco $8.00 General Admission Presented in association with Other Cinema and INCITE: Journal of Experimental Media.  “Once again, OC proudly serves as the local host for the launch of Brett and Astria’s new INCITE edition! Perfectly timed between theWinter Olympics and the NBA’s March […]

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