VDB at The 18th Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival, June 2-9 at the Gene Siskel Film Center

Date: 
05/2011
Author: 
Brigid
Nicolas Provost, Long Live the New Flesh

Video Data Bank is excited for the opening of the 18th Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival on June 2, 2011!  There are a number of VDB artists and friends represented in this year's edition, taking place at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago. 

Some highlights include:

  • VDB artist Chi Jang Yin joins Donald Harrison, Irvine Welsh, and Ignatiy Vishnevetsky as a juror for the Festival
  • Jem Cohen's Anne Truitt, Working is included in Shorts Program: My Head is My Only House Unless it Rains, Friday, June 3 at 6:00 PM
  • Marie Losier's new feature, The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye, screens Friday, June 3 at 8:00 PM and Thursday, June 9 at 8:00 PM
  • Blood & Cinnamon by Jessie Mott and Steve Reinke is part of Shorts Program: Pompadour Swamp, Saturday, June 4 at 4:00 PM
  • Nicolas Provost's Long Live the New Flesh and Michael Robinson's These Hammers Don't Hurt Us are featured in Shorts Program: I'm Gonna Booglarize You Baby, Saturday, June 4 at 5:15 and Tuesday, June 7 at 6:00 PM
  • The Man Who Went Outside by Jennet Thomas, Postface by Frédéric Moffet, and Magic for Beginners by Jesse McLean are included in Shorts Program: A Carrot is as Close as a Rabbit Gets to a Diamond, Sunday, June 5 at 1:00 and Thursday, June 9 at 6:00
  • Jackie Goss's latest feature, The Observers, shows Sunday, June 5 at 4:00
  • These Blazeing Stars! by Deborah Stratman is part of Shorts Program: Flash Gordon's Ape, Sunday, June 5 at 6:00
  • HalfLifers and Friends: Reactions in Reaction, curated by HalfLifers, includes work by Animal Charm, Bjørn Melhus, Joe Gibbons, Anne McGuire and HalfLifers, and screens Monday, June 6 at 6:00 PM.

See you at CUFF!

Source: 
The 18th Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival
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Anne Truitt, Working
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Blood & Cinnamon
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Magic for Beginners
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Actions in Action
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Ashley
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No Sunshine
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Elegy
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Strain Andromeda The
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The Observers