The fourth edition of Filmadrid (June 7-16, Madrid, Spain) will screen over a hundred recent works, 38 of them in competition on the Official and Vanguardias (avant-garde) strands. Among this year's highlights, there will be a focus on the work of Italian underground filmmaker Tonino De Bernardi, as well as on the films of documentary filmmaker and poet Raquel Chalfi and the urban ethnography of Khalik Allah.
Thursday, June 7, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, June 16, 2018 (All day)
Wheeler Winston Dixon was part of the New York underground experimental film scene in the 1960s, and has been making films steadily ever since. His complete film work is archived in the permanent collection of The Museum of Modern Art. On July 6th, at Filmhuis Cavia, Amsterdam, Dixon will present, live, in person, his videos American Dream, Look, Prison State, The Catastrophe Series, Real & Unreal and previously unscreened new video works.
Following presentations at the Toronto International Film Festival and New York’s Museum of the Moving Image, we are very excited to present the UK premiere of Blake Williams’ visually dazzling experimental 3D feature PROTOTYPE.
"Nicky Hamlyn has developed a highly individual style in his precise, formal approach to filmmaking. ‘Style’ might be construed as a pejorative term in the context of avant-garde film, which seeks to undermine pre-existing and over-determined methods of filmmaking, but I simply mean that his films present a way of looking, a way of working, and a particular sense of metre, that are unique.
TEMPLE GALLERY PRESENTS Moments of Strange Magic: The films of Alessio Di Zio May 26 - June 30, 2018 - Temple Gallery 11 Gold St, New York City, NY 8:00–11:00 p.m. Press Preview: Friday, May 25, 2018, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., with remarks to follow
RETROSPECTIVE - OPENING NIGHT • SATURDAY, MAY 26 Introduced by Anne Kang
Microscope is very pleased to welcome back Paris-based, Italian curator Enrico Camporesi to the gallery with a new program of 16mm experimental films, Schismogenesis – Steps Toward a History of French Experimental Film. The evening includes a selection of works by three members of the Cooperative des cinéastes (Paris, 1976-1978) Martine Rousset, Patrice Kirchhofer, and David Wharry that have rarely, if ever, screened in the US. All films will be shown in their original format.