From the Archives: In Search of Splendo
March 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Experimental Tuesdays at the Union Cinema presents:
I want the following word: splendor, splendor is fruit in all its succulence, fruit without sadness. I want vast distances. My savage intuition of myself. – Clarice Lispector.
From the Archives: In Search of Splendor
Tonight’s program will unfurl 16mm and 35mm works from the Archive that approaching splendor from a multitude of directions.
Curated by Sofia Theodore-Piece, an MFA Candidate in the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres. Film prints courtesy of the Department’s Cinema Arts Archive
Pictured: From Charlotte Pryce’s The Parable of the Tulip Painter and the Fly (2008)
The From The Archives series invites MFA Candidates from the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres to collaborate with the Department’s Archive to curate an evening for Experimental Tuesdays.
Much thanks to Kati Katchever and Britany Gunderson of of the UWM Archives for their help in unvaulting and readying the films for this series. And thanks to Isaac Brooks of the Technical staff of the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres and of the Union Cinema’s Projection Booth for getting these imagery on the screen.
Experimental Tuesdays at the Union Cinema is a free series unspooling on most Tuesdays throughout the semester that shares contemporary and canonical experimental media. Presented by the UWM Union Cinema and the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres.
Free and open to all!