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Jessie Mott + 1 other
2013 | 04:13
Jessie Mott & Steve Reinke, A Day for Cake and Accidents
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A Day for Cake and Accidents features a cast of animal characters -- each of a different, though often indeterminate, species -- who struggle with impending astrological despair and engage in absurdist dialogs, confessing various...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: animals, animation, body, chicago art, humor

Louis Hock, The American Tapes
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A four part series that revisits the life and and times of four families last seen as "undocumented" immigrants in the 1986 Mexican Tapes...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations

Tags: family, latino/chicano

Vaginal Davis: An Interview
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In this interview, American artist, independent curator, writer, and experimental filmmaker, Vaginal Davis reflects on her initiation...

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews, Single Titles

Tags: activism, african-american, camp, gender, humor, language, performance, race, trans-sexuality, vdb interviews, visiting artists program

Let Us Persevere In What We Have Resolved Before We Forget
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"We are happy. (Silence.) What do we do now, now that we are happy?"

-- Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: documentary, documentation, experimental film, indigenous, nature

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