Skip to content

Recycled Realizations

Combining an optical printer, found footage, and handmade filmmaking techniques, Behrens achieves a new visual experience.

Genres: Animation, Short

Other Films by Jon Behrens

Abstractions: Films by Jon Behrens

A pioneer of the Northwest’s experimental film scene, Seattle filmmaker Jon Behrens has been making visually striking optically printed films for over 25 years, and is also known for his viscerally haunting soundscapes, which combine field recordings and ambient synthesizer tones. Join us as he presents a selection of his colorful work, ranging from Undercurrents

A Beginning, A Middle, and An End

A truck explodes into a kaleidoscope of painted, optically printed animation.

Abstractions: Films by Jon Behrens

A pioneer of the Northwest’s experimental film scene, Seattle filmmaker Jon Behrens has been making visually striking optically printed films for over 25 years, and is also known for his viscerally haunting soundscapes, which combine field recordings and ambient synthesizer tones. Join us as he presents a selection of his colorful work, ranging from Undercurrents