Future Cinema

Course Site for Future Cinema 1 (and sometimes Future Cinema 2: Applied Theory) at York University, Canada

class next week

Hi everyone
Next week the Future Cinema Lab is sponsoring a talk by Mike Holbloom — it’s during our regular class time + we will attend as a class.

I’ll remind you in class, but here is the event info:

alk Title: The Porch
When: Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Time: 2:30-5:00
Where: Nat Taylor Cinema

The following will be discussed:
the future of cinema
the time bomb of the personal computer
the place before the beginning
private public space
working in the suburbs
seeing as sharing
the third bell

Mike Hoolboom is a Canadian artist working in film and video. He is the author of three non-fiction books (including a pair of interview books with Canadian media artists), and one novel: The Steve Machine (2008). He is a founding member of the Pleasure Dome screening collective, and has worked as the artistic director of the Images Festival and the experimental film coordinator at Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre. His films and videos have won more than thirty international prizes, two lifetime achievement awards and he has enjoyed twelve international retrospectives of his work, most recently in Buenos Aires and Poland. He is the winner of the Bell Award for Video Art (2009) and the Tom Berner Award for community service. More information can be found at his extensive website: www.mikehoolboom.com

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