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  • Oscillation Transia Film Festival Tour 2017

    Oscillation Transia Film Festival is a non-profit organization, exploring the intersection of solar energy application and environmental awareness through the art of film. Our goal is to unite a diverse population of Americans by means of a free, open-to-the-public film festival where dreamers and allies of the future can come together to experience and discuss environmental awareness through low-impact outdoor cinema.


    Tuesday, August 1, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (All day)
  • Barbara Hammer Lesbian Experimental Filmmaking Grant

    The Barbara Hammer Lesbian Experimental Filmmaking Grant is an annual grant that will be awarded to self-identified lesbians for making visionary moving-image art. Work can be experimental animation, experimental documentary, experimental narrative, cross-genre, or solely experimental. Applicants must be based in the U.S. This grant was established by Hammer in 2017 to give needed support to moving-image art made by lesbians. The grant is supported directly by funds provided by her estate and administered through Queer|Art by lesbians for lesbians, with a rotating panel of judges. The grant is $5000.


    Saturday, September 30, 2017 (All day)
  • 25th Chicago Underground Film Festival Call for Entries

    Now in its 25th year, The Chicago Underground Film Festival, the longest running “underground” film festival in the world, is an internationally recognized program providing a venue for documentary, experimental and avant-garde narrative film and video. The festival’s mission is to select and screen film, video and related works presenting a diverse line up of moving image programming focusing on filmmakers working to reinvent and explore new approaches to established practices, to foster new forms of media art and to build an audience for such work.


    Repeats every week 1 times. Also includes Thu Nov 30 2017, Thu Jan 04 2018.
    Monday, October 2, 2017 (All day)
    Friday, December 1, 2017 (All day)
    Friday, January 5, 2018 (All day)
  • Shared Sight International Film Festival - Call for Entries

    The first edition of Shared Sight is going to take place at MATCA artspace, Colectiva Gazette and Gazette in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. We are expecting short film applications (max length 30`) from filmmakers/ film enthusiasts/ artists from all over the world. You can submit your film by sending us a download link including a short description of the film and a short bio of yours.

    We are accepting all film categories submissions from experimental, video-art, fiction, documentary, etc.


    Thursday, August 24, 2017 (All day)
  • Single Frame 2018 Call for Entries

    Single Frame is a showcase of experimental documentary shorts in Durham, North Carolina. This is not a festival but more of an elaborate screening series that hopefully can continue annually.


    Repeats every month 3 times.
    Sunday, October 1, 2017 (All day)
    Wednesday, November 1, 2017 (All day)
    Friday, December 1, 2017 (All day)
  • Kerry Laitala: Conjured Pictures

    Films, video & live performance
    Followed by Q&A w/ the artist

    Microscope is very pleased to welcome San Francisco-based artist Kerry Laitala to the gallery for an evening of her 16mm films, the New York premieres of a new video City Blights as well as a 16mm film performance in three parts titled Astro Trilogy.


    Monday, July 31, 2017 - 07:30 to 09:00