This fall, ISSUE Project Room will present “Women’s Experimental” an
historical survey of experimental films and videos made by women in the
United States from 1940 to the present. The series will run for three
consecutive evenings, at 8 p.m., Oct. 1-3, at ISSUE Project Room on the
3rd floor of (OA) Can Factory, 232 3rd Street in the Gowanus
neighborhood of Brooklyn. Admission for each evening is $10.
The first screening, on Wed., Oct. 1, will include films from the
1940s through the 1970s selected by guest curator M.M. Serra, filmmaker
and director of the Film-Maker’s Cooperative. On Thurs., Oct. 2, the
program will include videos from the late 70s through the early 90s
culled by Rebecca Cleman Director of Distribution of Electronic Arts
Intermix. The series will culminate on Fri., Oct. 3, with film and
video work from the 1990s through the present, selected by Marie
Losier, filmmaker and film programmer at FIAF and Ocularis.