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Rez Carz

Directed by Clancy Dennehy

Abandoned cars rest silently in fields for decades, still holding secret conversations within their bodies. Starring an all-native cast, Tantoo

Riddles of the Sphinx

Directed by Laura Mulvey, Peter Wollen

In 1975, Laura Mulvey published her best-known work, “Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema,” which quickly became a foundational work of

River of Fundament

Directed by Matthew Barney

Mature audiences only. Please note that the June 5, Part 1 screening originally scheduled for 2:30pm has been cancelled. Set

Robot Pavlov Sputnik

Directed by Oliver Hockenhull

Remnants of a chintzy sci-fi movie transform into a hypnotic, hallucinogenic, and hilarious distortion of cinematic reality.

Roslyn Romance

Directed by Bruce Baillie

A correspondence and collage film of family photos and superimposed imagery that invoke the cycle of life.

Rover’s Eye

Directed by Laura Heit

Images recorded by NASA on the surface of Mars gain a mysterious presence through the interventions of the human hand.

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RW

Directed by Ina Archer

Scape

Directed by Erik Fox

Footage shot during the Vietnam War has been scrubbed to depict rolling hills, descending fog, and an otherwise tranquil existence

Sixty Six

Directed by Lewis Klahr

Los Angeles based collage film artist Klahr, whose vital work has unfolded over the last thirty years, has made the