|Film and Grill|
FILM AND GRILL
Andersen's Contemporary requests that you save the following four dates in June and July for a film and video program:
"Today too, I had an experience that I hope I shall understand in a few days..."
June 20th 2008 - 9:30pm
An artist-centered tradition in Danish film beginning in the 1960s and best exemplified by Jørgen Leth, whose work existed outside of the mainstream, drawing inspiration from poetry, visual arts, theatre, and particularly Jean-Luc Godard.
Alice and Wonderland
July 1st 2008 - 9:30pm
The psychedelic film (or the Hollywood LSD film) became popular in the early 1960s and quickly vanished again by the mid-1970s. This showing is an overview of works that began previous to these dates and ended later, from George Melies to Kenneth Anger, Alejandro Jodorowsky to Brice Dellsperger.
Stocking Top and Swing
July 15th 2008 - 9:30pm
Pop music and art merge. Music videos have increasingly emancipated themselves from a purely illustrative and advertising functionality. Artists working in the format of music video and/or clip; e.g. Cosey Fanni Tutti, Phil Collins or Chris Cunningham.
July 29th 2008 - 9:30pm
The youngest of Philippine art forms, film has evolved to become the most popular. Introduced in 1897, films have ranged from silent movies to talkies; black-and-white to color. The younger generation consisting of filmmakers such as Kvahn, Brilliante Mendoza and Lav Diaz.
COME FOR THE BRATS - STAY FOR THE FILM!
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