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CORPOREAL MATERIALISM: A Brief History (1963-1974) of Bodies from the Queer Underground — FREE!

October 16, 2016 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

CORPOREAL MATERIALISM
A Brief History (1963-1974) of Bodies from the Queer Underground

Free!

Screening at Jan Serr Studio, Kenilworth Square East 620, 1915 E. Kenilworth Pl.

Tonight’s program showcases a collection of queer experimental works that are defined by bodies. The bodies depicted bravely transcend their historical, societal, cultural, and carnal constructs—endeavors that are nothing short of revolutionary. The works in this program unabashedly celebrate flesh, and reveal the body’s unceasing state of metamorphosis.

Curated by J.T. Moore, an undergraduate in the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres

To screen:

DYKETACTICS
(Barbara Hammer, 16mm, color/sound, 4 min., 1974)

HAND MOVIE
(Yvonne Rainer, 8mm transferred to video, black-and-white/silent, 7min., 1966)

LE CHAMBRE
(Chantal Akerman, 16mm on DVD, color/silent, 11min., 1972)

AMPHETAMINE
(Warren Sonbert, 16mm, black-and-white/sound, 10min., 1966)

OBLIVION
(Tom Chomont, 16mm, 4.25min., color/silent, 4.25., 1969)

CHRISTMAS ON EARTH
(Barbara Rubin, 2 x 16mm, black-and-white, with color filters/accompany sound, 30min., 1963)

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The Festival is so proud to say that this program is supported by the Office of Undergraduate Research at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Community Partners
QUEER ZINE ARCHIVE PROJECT
WOODLAND PATTERN BOOK CENTER

Campus Partner:
EXPERIMENTAL TUESDAYS AT THE UNION CINEMA

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The 31st Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival opens on Wednesday, October 12th and continues October 14-23.

The Festival is presented by the Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres in the UWM Peck School of the Arts.

The Festival is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Cream City Foundation, Wisconsin Gazette, 88Nine Radio Milwaukee, Milwaukee Pride, Jack H. Smith of Shorewest Realtors, Bronze Optical, and Joseph R. Pabst.

Details

Date:
October 16, 2016
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Website:
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