Re: New Orleans -- Katrina -- films

From: benj gerdes (email suppressed)
Date: Wed Jul 19 2006 - 10:19:28 PDT

Ashely Hunt/Critical Resistance have a 30min video that documents the
evacuation of New Orleans prisons during Katrina. It's been playing
since since this spring, I think, on Free Speech TV and elsewhere,
including a show this spring at Artists' Space in New York.

I Won't Drown on that Levee and You Ain't Gonna' Break my Back
DVD for sale at:

It's decidedly not 16mm.

benj gerdes

> From: Bryan Konefsky <email suppressed>
> Date: July 17, 2006 10:58:52 AM EDT
> Subject: Re: New Orleans -- Katrina -- films
> Jason, you might want to contact Courtney Egan
> (email suppressed) and/or Alfonso Alvarez
> (email suppressed).
> best
> bryan konefsky
> basement films
> albquerque, new mexico
> --On Sunday, July 16, 2006 8:41 PM -0400 jason livingston
> <email suppressed> wrote:
>> Has anyone seen interesting films -- short films -- coming out of
>> post-Katrina New Orleans and/or the Gulf Coast? I recently saw Liza
>> Johnson's South of Ten at the Flaherty Seminar and was quite taken
>> with
>> it.
>> Hope everyone is outside enjoying themselves, shooting 16mm... but do
>> write if you have any good sightings of the elusive good and topical
>> film. Write me off or on the list.
>> JL
>> p.s. can anyone confirm that Wong Kar-Wai is working on a NOLA
>> project?
>> __________________________________________________________________
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