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

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 Madness is their sizzling hot Sports issue, packed with articles from Bryan FryeChristina BattleWalter Forsberget al. In fact we kick off with an illustrated preview of the journal, before moving to new video works by Anil DashPaper Rad, and the rarely seen Nathaniel Dorsky psychodrama A Fall Trip Home (in 16mm), thanks to our co-sponsors Canyon CinemaAlex Johnston (in person) shares his Muhammad Ali shorts before James Blagden ’s Doc Ellis: LSDSantiago Alvarez’ Cuban Olympics clip, Patrick Wilkinson’s FIFA exposé, the world’s best archer, extreme figure skating, and the NorCal debut of Brett’s own Cleaning the Glass, with Colin Kaepernick. ALSO: Greatest Of All Time sports GIFs (contest!), fan-made super-cuts, halftime cheerleaders from both Oakland and Dallas, behind-the-scenes of the 49er Jumbotron, and spectacular jaw-droppers from the 16mm Oddities cache of sportswriter Craig Baldwin. Go ahead and wear your team jersey!” -Other Cinema

Canyon Cinema is thankful for the long term support of the George Lucas Family Foundation. Dedicated project funding for Canyon Cinema 50 has been generously provided by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, National Endowment for the Arts, Owsley Brown III Foundation, Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation and The Fleishhacker Foundation.