INAATE / SE / and ANTI-ETHNOGRAPHY with filmmaker Adam Khalil

INAATE / SE / [it shines a certain way. to a certain place./it flies. falls./] Monday April 9, 2018 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) with filmmaker Adam Khalil  History is written by the victors, but this film reminds us that the history of the oppressed can still be saved from being extinguished. Native American video […]

AMERICAN TRADITIONAL WAR SONGS an evening with filmmaker Sky Hopinka

Monday April 16, 2018 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) An evening of short films by Sky Hopinka filmmaker Sky Hopinka in conversation with UCSC Anthropology professor Renya Ramirez co-sponsored by Porter College, Film + Digital Media, and the Arts Division Sky Hopinka is a member of the Ho-Chunk Nation. He was born and raised […]

INCITE LAUNCH / THE NATION’S FINEST curated by Brett Kashmere and Astria Suparak

Thursday May 17, 2018 7:10 PM Oakes 105 with illustrated preview of the INCITE Sports issue by the curators This program deconstructs the athlete body – how it is used for national, political, and social agendas, and how it is viewed and re-crafted by artists (who are sometimes athletic!). The Nation’s Finest is part of A Non-Zero-Sum Game: Sports, […]

ANIMATING RESISTANCE: An evening with Kelly Gallagher

An evening of short films by animator Kelly Gallagher Monday May 14, 2018 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) A program of short films by Kelly Gallagher, who has been using animation and live-action to create urgent, radical and personal essay films for the past eight years. Kelly Gallagher is an experimental animator, filmmaker and […]

NONFICTION AUDIOVIDEO: master class with sound artist ERNST KAREL

Tuesday May 22, 1 – 4 PM, Communications 113 / Studio D This workshop will focus on practical issues involved with working on audio for nonfiction film/video. In doing so, Ernst will present excerpts of vilms he has worked on for analysis and discussion, from seemingly very straightforward pieces using only sync sound to more […]

NSEW FILM TOUR an evening with Vanessa Renwick

NSEW FILM TOUR An Evening with Filmmaker Vanessa Renwick Monday March 12, 2018 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C)   Vanessa Renwick has been a singular voice in the experimental cinema for over 20 years. Eschewing an allegiance to any one medium or form, Renwick builds authentic moving image works revealing an insatiable curiosity and […]

Susana de Sousa Dias Screening of 48 and Post-Realism Seminar #15

48 (Public Screening) Director Susana de Sousa Dias in discussion with Film and Digital Media Professor Jonathan Kahana co-sponsored by Film+Digital Media / Porter College Visiting Artist Series / Arts Dean’s Office Monday February 26, 2018 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) What can a portrait photograph reveal about a political system? What can a […]

Brett Story Screening of THE PRISON IN TWELVE LANDSCAPES and Post-Realism Seminar #14

THE PRISON IN TWELVE LANDSCAPES (Public Screening) Director Brett Story in discussion with Film and Digital Media Professor Sharon Daniel co-sponsored by Film+Digital Media / Porter College Visiting Artist Series Monday November 6, 2017 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) More people are imprisoned in the United States at this moment than in any other […]