Publications from San Francisco Cinematheque

From: Steve Polta (email suppressed)
Date: Wed Mar 26 2008 - 11:56:32 PDT

Hi there. This is an announcement of two small
publications created by San Francisco Cinematheque,
one very recent, one less recent but unannounced until
now, for no good reason at all.

Each is described below. Each is for sale by
Cinematheque for $3 each ($5 for institutions),
postage included. Please order from
Note that each is available as a free pdf download
from this site as well.

Here are the descriptions:

This eight page booklet documents a screening series
presented by Cinematheque and the San Francisco Museum
of Modern Art in seven installments from October
12--December 14, 2007 which accompanied SFMOMA's
The booklet contains full Program Notes for the three
screenings in the series and a substantial essay on
Cornell and his films by Jeanne Liotta. This
essay--composed specifically for this occasion--is, to
my knowledge, unavailable elsewhere, and is a
beautiful piece of writing.
NOTE: There are very few copies left of this edition,
and when they're gone, they're gone (although
downloads will be available until the end of time), so
order now!!! (or download later)
(information on the Cornell series is available here:

and while your at it, check out...
new monograph #2:
This is a six page expanded Program Note (with color
covers!) documenting Jennifer Reeves' mid-March (2008)
IMMERSIVE CINEMA retrospective, including images, full
Program Notes and an artist filmography. Get it while
it's hot!
(for information on this series, please see:

Once again, these are available, for sale or free
download, at

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Thanks for reading,

Steve Polta
San Francisco Cinematheque

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