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    Now Available: 12 Exhibition Files from Toney W. Merritt

    Posted April 15th, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to announce that 12 exhibition files from Bay Area filmmaker and artist Toney W. Merritt have been added to our distribution catalog! A longtime Canyon member, Merritt has been making work for over five decades. His unique corpus of personal films and videos, totaling more than 30 titles, draws upon and […]

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    New Artist Member: Elena Pardo

    Posted April 8th, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is delighted to welcome Mexico City-based filmmaker Elena Pardo to the collection! Elena Pardo is a maker, explorer, and promoter of the moving image. She has developed her practice around experimental cinema, combining the making of documentaries, expanded cinema, and animation. Pardo is also the co-founder of the Laboratorio Experimental de Cine (LEC), a […]

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    Canyon Launches New Streaming Partnership with Kinoscope

    Posted April 6th, 2021 in Announcements, Co-Presentations, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is thrilled to announce a new collaboration with our friends at Kinoscope! Subscribers can now stream 12 films from Canyon’s collection, which together envision a broad range of West Coast landscapes through varied methods, on the platform: http://bit.ly/ccf-kinoscope Featuring films by: Dominic Angerame, Bill Basquin, Elizabeth Block, James Broughton and Joel Singer, Bill […]

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    Announcing Canyon Cinemazine #7, Dear Folks: Notes and Letters from Bruce Baillie

    Posted March 16th, 2021 in Announcements, Canyon Cinemazine, News / Events

    We are thrilled to announce that the new issue of Canyon Cinemazine has now been printed! Dear Folks: Notes and Letters from Bruce Baillie is dedicated to Canyon Cinema’s founding filmmaker, who died in April 2020 at his home on Camano Island; nearly 60 years after first welcoming friends and neighbors to a night of backyard cinema in Canyon, […]

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    Now Available: New Digital Files from Larry Gottheim

    Posted March 9th, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to announce that two of Larry Gottheim‘s sublime, early minimal films, the winterscapes Thought (1970) and Doorway (1971), are now available for rent as digital files. For a full list of Gottheim’s films available from Canyon, please visit:https://canyoncinema.com/catalog/filmmaker/?i=133 Thought (1970, 8 minutes, color, silent, digital file) Opens on a snowy world, […]

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    New Artist Member: Tulapop Saenjaroen

    Posted March 4th, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is excited to welcome Tulapop Saenjaroen to the collection! Tulapop Saenjaroen is an artist and filmmaker currently based in Bangkok, Thailand. His recent works interrogate the correlations between image production and production of subjectivity as well as the paradoxes intertwining control and freedom in late capitalism. In the combined narrative and essayistic manner, […]

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    Now Available: 13 New Exhibition Files from Dominic Angerame

    Posted March 2nd, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to announce the arrival of 13 exhibition files from the San Francisco cine-poet and documentarist Dominic Angerame! Since 1969, Angerame has made more than 35 films that have been shown and won awards in festivals around the world. As Silke Tudor attests, “To see the city through the eyes of Dominic […]

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    Now Available: New 2k Digitization of Christopher Harris’s Reckless Eyeballing

    Posted February 26th, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to announce that a new 2k digitization of Christopher Harris‘s Reckless Eyeballing is now available for rent. Thanks to Colorlab, Mark Toscano, and Academy Film Archive for their assistance in creating this stunning new transfer, available exclusively from Canyon. Reckless Eyeballing (2004, 13 minutes, b&w, sound, 16mm film or digital file) […]

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    New Artist Member: Brigid McCaffrey

    Posted February 25th, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, New Films, News / Events

    Canyon Cinema is pleased to welcome Brigid McCaffrey to the collection! Brigid McCaffrey is a Los Angeles-based artist and filmmaker whose work documents environments and people in states of flux. Her films explore extremes of autonomy and coexistence experienced by individuals who have distinct relationships with the land. Often taking shape as nuanced portraits, the […]

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    Lynne Sachs: Between Thought and Expression, Five-Program Retrospective Now Available for Rent

    Posted February 17th, 2021 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

    Now available for rent from Canyon Cinema: Lynne Sachs: Between Thought and Expression, a five-program retrospective, organized by the Museum of the Moving Image and curated by Edo Choi. “For more than thirty years, artist Lynne Sachs has constructed short, bold mid-length, and feature films incorporating elements of the essay film, collage, performance, and observational […]

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