From: Joel Schlemowitz (email suppressed)
Date: Sun Oct 28 2007 - 13:27:06 PDT
Joel Schlemowitz - New Experimental Films and DVD Release Party
8PM - Saturday, November 10, 2007
Millennium Film Workshop
66 East 4th Street
New York City
New York City filmmaker, Joel Schlemowitz had his first one-person
show at the Millennium ten years ago. He returns with a wide-ranging
program of new and old films, multi-projection works, film loops, 35mm
slides. There are several premieres including SILO, a single camera
roll shot in time lapse, documenting the final night of Issue Project
Room at their former space inside a converted silo on the Gowanus
Canal. Also premiering are THE GLOWING WOMAN and MORNING POEM
#43, poem films inspired by the writings of Wanda Phipps. The poem
films are made with low-tech contact printing techniques, with raw color
film stock exposed in the dark using a flashlight and color filters.
Other works showing, include FOREST AT NIGHT, a double projection
piece with music by Rebecca Moore, and THE DREAM KING, A TABLEAUX FOR
MAGIC LANTERN, a multi-projection piece with 16mm film loops, 35mm
slides, magic lantern, and Victrola sound track.
A DVD set of 45 experimental films by the filmmaker will be available
at a discounted price for this special screening.
Joel Schlemowitz teaches at the New School and has had two previous
one-person shows at the Millennium.
For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.