In 1967, Larry Gottheim started the Cinema Department at Binghamton University which was the first regular undergraduate program that dealt with cinema as a personal art. Considering the theme of nature in art and functions of racial, cultural and personal identity, Gottheim’s practice explores the ways in which time, movement, and becoming are bound up in a complex relation between formal cinematic patterns and pro-filmic subjects.
Thursday, March 14, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, March 16, 2019 (All day)
The London Film-Makers' Co-operative (LFMC) was founded in October 1966, and soon grew from its beginnings as a film-viewing group to become one of the major centres of a worldwide network of avant-garde film culture. In contrast to similar co-operative endeavours, the LFMC's activity was not limited to distribution – within a few years it was also running a regular program in its own cinema and, most notably, it democratized the means of production by establishing a film workshop that enabled filmmakers to control every stage of the creative process.
Thursday, March 14, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, March 17, 2019 (All day)
L’Alternativa celebrates its 26th edition in 2019. We offer filmgoers, filmmakers and industry professionals a unique opportunity to discover and enjoy screenings and activities that value creative freedom, diversity, innovation, commitment and thought-provoking reflection. L’Alternativa will take place from 11-17 November 2019. The main venue is the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB).
The Call for entries for the next edition is now open!
The 2019 edition of Punto de Vista, Navarra's International Documentary Film Festival (March 11-16, Pamplona) features this year a programme with a strong presence of avan-garde films. One of the main protagonists of this edition will be the figure od the recently passed away Jonathan Schwartz, with a a retrospective of his work and the publication of the book 'To light, to love, to time: Jonathan Schwartz'.
Monday, March 11, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, March 16, 2019 (All day)
Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network (FLAMIN) invite early-career artist filmmakers living in England to apply for The FLAMIN Fellowship, a major development scheme offering £2,500 funding, bespoke mentoring and a year-long programme of professional practice workshops.
Colectivo Los Ingrávidos is a collective of filmmakers and activists mainly based in and around Mexico City. Their work is characterized by both radical form work and a direct response to the political turbulence, the violence and the corruption that is a highly tangible reality in Mexican society. Mass disappearances, political and military corruption and feminine cleansing - femicide - are some subjects that the collective stays with.