We are excited to announce the sixth edition of Transient Visions: Festival of the Moving Image, which will take place on October 19 & 20, 2018 at Spool Contemporary Art Space, an artist-run alternative space in Johnson City, NY. We now look for submissions of short films and videos (less than 20 min.) produced in 2017 or 2018, from emerging and established artists/filmmakers across the globe.
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)
The Atelier 105 artist residencies are dedicated to video-based post-production of films that fall within the realm of experimental cinema, with the objective of supporting ten to fifteen projects per year. Submissions are now open for the second residency session of 2018 (17 September to 21 December 2018). The application deadline is Wednesday 20 June 2018 (midnight).
(However, please note that the session will be closed when the quota of 25 submissions has been reached)
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.
Alchemy Film & Moving Image's Autumn residency programme will take place October-November 2018 and is offered for artists working with film and moving image, in partnership with the cultural retreat centre Café Tissardmine, on the edge of the Sahara Desert in Morocco. Aimed at artists who wish to develop their skills and understanding of moving image practice, this group residency offers a partially structured residency experience aimed at stimulating new ways of thinking and experimentation in practice.