UPCOMING AND RECENT EVENTS

 

CROSSROADS (Bruce Conner 1976)
August 10, 2022 - May 3, 2023
Restored / remastered from 35mm, on digital loop as part of onging exhibition: Bruce Conner: Light Out of Darkness.
Foundacioantonitapies, Barcelona
 
NOTFILM (Ross Lipman, 2015)
Dec. 20, 2022
As part of: Camera Man: Buster Keaton series, with critic Dana Stevens.
Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley
 
WATCH IT, THINK IT (Mitchell Syrop, 1976)
September 4 - December 18, 2022
Restored / remastered from 16mm, on digital loop as part of onging exhibition: Objects of Desire: Photography and the Language of Advertising.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
 
THE CONNECTION (Shirley Clarke, 1961)
Oct. 29, 2022
Restoration screening, in: Translucent Being: Shirley Clarke retrospective.
Jihlava International Documentary Festival
 
ROBERT FROST: A LOVER'S QUARREL WITH THE WORLD (Shirley Clarke, 1963)
Oct. 28, 2022
Restoration screening, in: Translucent Being: Shirley Clarke retrospective.
Jihlava International Documentary Festival
 
ORNETTE: MADE IN AMERICA (Shirley Clarke, 1985)
Oct. 26, 2022
Restoration screening, in: Translucent Being: Shirley Clarke retrospective.
Jihlava International Documentary Festival
 
NOTFILM (Ross Lipman, 2015)
Oct. 19, 2022
The Beijinger, Beijing
 
LIFE IS CHEAP (Wayne Wang, 1989/2017)
Septembe 30 - Oct. 6, 2022
East Coast premiere and NY theatrical run of newly restored/remastered Director's Cut.
BAM / Brooklyn Academy of Music
 
THE CASE OF THE VANISHING GODS (Ross Lipman, 2021)
Sept 27, 2022
Internatonal Film Series Fall program.
Internatonal Film Series, Boulder
 
THE EXILES (Kent Mackenzie, 1961)
Septembe 17, 2022
restored 35mm print screened as part of WELCOME TO LA series.
American Cinematheque, Los Angeles
 
LIFE IS CHEAP (Wayne Wang, 1989/2017)
Septembe 17, 2022
Digitally remastered screening of new Director's Cut, as part of "Directed by Wayne Wang" series. Wayne Wang in person, interviewed by John Powers.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
BORDER RADIO (Allison Anders, Dean Lent, Kurt Voss, 1987)
July 31, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. Cinematographer and co-director Dean Lent in conversation with series curators Paul Malcolm and Ross Lipman.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
RUBY IN PARADISE (Victor Nunez, 1993) and STRANGE WEATHER (Peggy Ahwesh, Margie Strosser, 1993)
July 29, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
BALLAST (Lance Hammer, 2008) and GEORGE WASHINGTON (David Gordon Green, 2000)
July 24, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
BELOW DREAMS (Garrett Bradley, 2014) and IT'S IMPOSSIBLE TO LEARN TO PLOW BY READING BOOKS (Richard Linklater, 1988)
July 22, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
MAN PUSH CART (Ramin Bahrani., 2005) and CHOP SHOP (Ramin Bahrani., 2007)
July 17, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. Ramin Bahrani in person.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
NEVER RARELY SOMETIMES ALWAYS (Eliza Hittman 2020)
July 16, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. Producer Sara Murphy in person.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
OUR SONG (Jim McKay, 2000) and IN BETWEEN DAYS (So Yong Kim, 2006)
June 26, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. Our Song director Jim McKay and In Between Days producer Bradley Rust Gray in person.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
FROWNLAND (Ronald Bronstein, 2007) and WENDY AND LUCY (Kelly Reichardt, 2008)
June 18, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. 35mm prints.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
THE OTHER SIDE (Roberto Minervini, 2015) and TANGERINE (Sean Baker, 2015)
June 17, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. In person: Directors Roberto Minervini and Sean Baker.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
SUGAR (Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, 2008) and ON THE SEVENTH DAY (En el séptimo día) (Jim McKay, 2017)
June 10, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. In person: Lead actor Algenis Perez Soto.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
HOOP DREAMS (Steve James, 1994)
June 6, 2022
Restoration screening. Steve James in person.
Siskel Film Center, Chicago
 
MY BROTHER'S WEDDING (Charles Burnett, 1983) and RESIDUE (Merawi Gerima, 2020)
June 4, 2022
American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. Charles Burnett in person.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
SONGS MY BROTHER TAUGHT ME (Chloé Zhou, 2015) and THE RIDER (Chloé Zhou, 2017)
June 3, 2022
Opening Night, American Neorealism, Part Two: 1984 - the present. Post-screening Zoom conversation with SONGS lead actress Jashua St. John.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
THE CASE OF THE VANISHING GODS (Ross Lipman, 2021)
April 30, 2022
Chicago Premiere. with live performance by Chicago's Theater Oobleck of a new play by Mickle Maher, featuring Diana Slckman and Colm O'Reilly. Post-screening panel featuring film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum in conversation with actors David Isaacson and Jeff Dorchen, puppeteer Audrey Densmore, and filmmaker Ross Lipman.
Music Box Theater, Chicago
 
THE CASE OF THE VANISHING GODS (Ross Lipman, 2021)
April 19 - May 1, 2022
South American Premiere
BAFICI - Buenos Aires Festival of Independent Cinema
 
RETURN OF THE SECAUCUS SEVEN (John Sayles, 1980)
April 22, 2022
Restoration screening. John Sayles and Maggie Renzi in person.
TCM Classic Film Festival, Los Angeles
 
THE CASE OF THE VANISHING GODS (Ross Lipman, 2021)
April 14, 2022
Los Angeles Premiere. with live live ventriloquism performance by Karl Herlinger and live puppet performances by Audrey Densmore, Eli Presser, Michael Serwich and Jeff Speetens. Post-screening panel moderated by filmmaker Rodney Ascher, with actors David Isaacson and Jeff Dorchen, puppet artists Audrey Densmore and Julia Zanes, and filmmaker Ross Lipman.
American Cinematheque, Los Angeles
 
LIFE IS CHEAP (Wayne Wang, 1989)
March 26, 2022
West Coast restoration premiere - new Director's Cut. Wayne Wang in conversation with Antonella Bonfanti.
Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley
 
BEHIND EVERY GOOD MAN (Nicolai Ursin, 1966)
March 21, 2022
Restoration screening, as part of Pioneers of Queer Cinema.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
CHOOSING CHILDREN (Debra Chasnoff and Kim Klausner, 1985)
March 20, 2022
Restoration screening, as part of Pioneers of Queer Cinema.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
THE TIMES OF HARVEY MILK (Rob Epstein and Richard Schmiechen, 1984)
March 12, 2022
Restoration screening, as part of Pioneers of Queer Cinema. In-person: filmmaker Rob Epstein in conversation with John Cameron Mitchell.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
FIREWORKS (Kenneth Anger, 1947)
March 11, 2022
Restoration screening, as part of Pioneers of Queer Cinema.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
WORD IS OUT (Mariposa Collective, 1977)
March 7, 2022
Restoration screening, as part of Pioneers of Queer Cinema.
UCLA Film and Television Archive, Los Angeles
 
LIFE IS CHEAP (Wayne Wang, 1989)
March 4, 2022
Restoration premiere - new Director's Cut. Wayne Wang in conversation with Jesse Pires.
Lightbox Film Center, Philadelphia
 
 
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