Film-Makers' Cooperative and the Stan VanDerBeek Archive present seven collage animation films by Stan VanDerBeek (1957-1965), preserved through the National Film Preservation Foundation Avant-Garde Masters Grant.
Friday, October 23, 2020 (All day) to Wednesday, October 28, 2020 (All day)
There is a peculiar correlation between so-called found footage filmmaking, founded on the reuse of pre-existing film footage, and the idea of "preserving" film heritage that drives the work of film museums and film archives. Unlike other forms of filmmaking which sprang to life "on their own" and were then preserved by film archives, found footage as a filmmaking tradition appeared only after film archives had gathered enough material to make artists curious about it.
Friday, October 23, 2020 (All day) to Thursday, November 26, 2020 (All day)
James Robertson Jennings, usually referred to professionally as Jim Jennings (b. 1951), is an American experimental filmmaker and photographer. His films have been screened at some dozen solo shows in the United States and Europe, from the Museum of Modern Art in New York City and the San Francisco Cinematheque to the Oberhausen Film Festival in Germany, International Film Festival Rotterdam in the Netherlands and the Viennale in Austria.
October 2020 is a month of collaborations for Video Art Miden: 3 online screening programs will be available from 1 to 31 of October on Video Art Miden’s youtube channel, 2 of them curated by invited collaborators.
More specifically, in October, video art friends around the world will have the opportunity to watch online:
Thursday, October 1, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, October 31, 2020 (All day)