Re: Portuguese videos on tour

From: john porter (email suppressed)
Date: Tue Jul 25 2006 - 11:07:40 PDT

Hi Miriam,

--- miriam jayne martins sampaio
<email suppressed> wrote:

i did try. i tried YYZ and although they were quite
interested in seeing the program, the program
committee there decided to no longer do any more

That's a big surprise, and disappointment! YYZ has
long been the only fee-paying gallery in Toronto with
a commitment to showing film, including super 8 and
8mm. I had a month-long super 8 show there in 1996.

miriam wrote:
and I also tried the pleasure dome. the program
committee there was divided in respect to liking the

Those are the best 2 places. Good try.

miriam wrote:
if you can find me a venue that would pay for a
curatorial fee and artist fees by all means.

Not on short notice.
Otherwise: Cinematheque Ontario's "Free Screen"
series; V tape?; and Portuguese Consulate might have

From: john porter <email suppressed>
Reply-To: Experimental Film Discussion List
<email suppressed>
To: email suppressed
Subject: Re: Portuguese videos on tour
Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2006 13:28:07 -0400
>Hi Miriam,
>Not in Toronto? Large Portuguese population here.
>--- miriam jayne martins sampaio
><email suppressed> wrote:
>Does anyone live in Montreal and Ottawa? The reason I
>am asking is that a program of videos by Portuguese
>artists will be screening there in September;
>September 17th at Sala Rossa and on the 15th at Saw
>Video in Ottawa. I will be traveling there with
>another artist, Angela Ferreira, from Portugal. She
>primarily works in scuplture. She is probably one of
>the few artists here that deal with deconstructing
>Portuguese colonialism.

John Porter, Toronto, Canada
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