[Sfbay-video] Fwd: Freewaves asks. . . TOO MUCH FREEDOM (Nov 3)
a. mark liiv
mark at whisperedmedia.org
Thu Oct 26 20:23:38 PDT 2006
>Date: Thu, 26 Oct 2006 18:43:27 -0700 (PDT)
>From: Anne Bray <heidi at freewaves.org>
>Subject: Freewaves asks. . . TOO MUCH FREEDOM (Nov 3)
>"Too Much Freedom?"
>Freewaves' 10th Biennial Festival of Film, Video
>and Experimental New Media
>Opens November 3 & 4 at the Hammer Museum
>7:00 - 11:00 p.m. both days
>"Too Much Freedom" unleashes 100 videos in the Hammer Museum's
>central courtyard with two phantasmagoric floors of simultaneous
>video projections. Cheeky and challenging, maddening and inspiring,
>come celebrate and explore artists' interpretations of freedom, and
>ask yourself: too much. . . or too little?
>The festival continues at
>with streaming video coming soon in November, plus FREE events:
>* Video installation at Pomona College Museum of Art, Nov. 5 - Dec.
>17 (reception Nov. 5, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.), featuring two experimental,
>impressionistically styled works by Oliver Ressler: "The Fittest
>Survive" and "5 Factories: Worker Control in Venezuela."
>* Discussion, screening and reception at LACE, Sat. Nov. 11, 8:00
>p.m. on artistic censorship at a time of questionable internet
>freedom and political paranoia. Includes local festival artists and
>curators, as well as the editor of "Censoring Culture: Contemporary
>Threats to Free Expression," Robert Atkins.
>* Screening and speak out at the National Center for the
>Preservation of Democracy, Sat. Nov. 18, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m., a
>collaboration with Media That Matters, showcasing short films on
>relevant contemporary topics by a group of next-generation film and
>Current festival information at
>An online magnet for the media arts, Freewaves is a grassroots yet
>global arts organization connecting innovative, relevant,
>independent new media from around the world.
>For more information contact Heidi Zeller at 323.871.1950 or
><mailto:heidi at freewaves.org>heidi at freewaves.org
>Our postal address is:
>2151 Lake Shore Avenue
>Los Angeles, California 90039
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