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  • Close-Up: William Raban. Making Films Politically?

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    "The problem is not to make political films, but to make films politically." – Jean-Luc Godard 

    Close Up and Carroll/Fletcher are delighted to present a programme of films by William Raban. Artist filmmaker William Raban was a central figure of the London Film-makers' Co-operative. Initially known for his landscape and expanded cinema works of the 1970s, Raban's films from the 1990s onwards look at the island of Britain and its people, in the context of the global economy and the effects of urban change.

    Dates: 

    Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 20:00

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  • Short Circuit Open Call: RETRO

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    Call out for films and videos submissions for RETRO.

    What does ‘retro’ mean to you? Short Circuit is looking for an eclectic mix of experimental documentary shorts that reflect our individual interpretations, reinventions and resurrection of past styles, and methods, for its forthcoming screening.

    Deadline: 

    Saturday, May 6, 2017 (All day)
  • Open Call for Filmmakers: Yukon Residency

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    The Weight of Mountains Filmmakers Residency Dawson City, Yukon Territory, Canada
    January 10 - April 4, 2018. Applications Close May 3, 2017

    Walking the line between structure and freedom, this residency is a many headed beast: a biennially rotating film collective on assignment, a performance of place, a cultural mirror, a momentary Narnia, an interventionist, a portal, an international exchange and dialogue, and a discovery of the invisible. The Weight of Mountains residency tailors a space for filmmakers to immerse themselves into remote, overwhelmingly present, or challenging environments world wide to intervene, divert, connect, challenge and enhance their creative practice with fellow contemporaries; bringing together international artists and cross-pollinating film and media with global perspectives.

    Deadline: 

    Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 12:00
  • Cineinfinito #13: Daniel Barnett

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    "Daniel Barnett is a leading experimental filmmaker who develops complex metaphors in his films out of rephotography and other post-production techniques. [...] White Heart is his longest and most ambitious work. 'Barnett's film consists of many disparate images, chosen for their strong sensual qualities, coupled with a labyrinthine and equally sensual soundtrack. After establishing the basic images, Barnett begins to interweave them, exaggerating certain qualities (color, texture) during printing.

    Dates: 

    Friday, April 7, 2017 - 20:30

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  • 19th edition of the Paris Festival Of Different & Experimental Cinemas

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    Call out for films and videos submissions for the upcoming 19th edition of Paris Festival for Different and Experimental Cinemas (October 2017). The festival is organised by Collectif Jeune Cinéma every year. CJC - Collectif Jeune Cinéma - was founded in 1971 following the New York Filmmakers's Cooperative footsteps. CJC is a cooperative for distribution with the aim to promote visual and cinematic experimental practices. Along with the organising of regular montly screenings, CJC is also the organiser of the Paris Festival for Different and Experimental Cinéma.

    Deadline: 

    Saturday, May 20, 2017 (All day)
  • BLITZ Sessions #01: Oriol Sánchez

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    Laboratorio Reversible & Zumzeig Cinema present: BLITZ Sessions #01: Oriol Sánchez

    Experimental filmmaker Oriol Sánchez, also known as HH, presents his latest work in video and a performance in Super 8 and 16 mm. All the films projected in this session deal with the aggression and brutality of the medium itself, exploring the violence of bodies and alluding to the inherent destructiveness of the kinematic machine.

    Dates: 

    Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 21:00

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  • Frame & Frequency 3, Vol. II - Call for entries

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    Videos not in excess of 15 minutes are requested for inclusion in Frame & Frequency 3, Vol. 2, an international video art exchange, presented as a series of screenings and exhibitions held concurrently in Medellin, Colombia at the PLECTO Galeria and at VisArts in Rockville, MD just outside Washington, DC, opening May 5th, 2017.

    Video, film, and new media work will be accepted: Experimental, documentary, animation, narrative, non-narrative, multimedia, VR (Google Cardboard & iPhone compatible), digital imaging, net art, interactive media, sound art, etc.

    Deadline: 

    Friday, April 14, 2017 (All day)

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