This mesmerizing work follows the Los Angeles water supply from its Eastern Sierra Nevada source through the alien channels of the Los Angeles River all the way to its eventual Pacific deposit. Constructed entirely from single-frame photographic images, combined with sound recordings of the sun by Thomas Ashcraft, PSYCHOHYDROGRAPHY is a strikingly conceived and fully accomplished work. It is reminiscent of the work of James Benning and Thom Andersen in its formal qualities as well as its concern with the social and political dimensions of landscape.
Venue: Anthology Film Archives
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Works in Progress at Dixon Place
Thu | 7:30 pm
At the Movies: ATTLA at National Museum of the American Indian
This film tells the story of George Attla, an Alaska Native dogsled racer who, with one good leg and fierce determination, rose to international fame and became a sports hero. A discussion follows wit...
Sound to Image: The Passion of Joan of Arc at The Greene Space
Fri | 7PM - 8:45 pm
Composer David Cieri is best known for his work scoring the films of Ken Burns, starting with The National Parks and running through The Vietnam War; Burns has called Cieri "a master composer … sensit...