From: Bruce Checefsky (email suppressed)
Date: Sat Sep 06 2008 - 09:28:37 PDT
PROFIT MOTIVE AND THE WHISPERING WIND
USA, 2008, John Gianvito
Inspired by Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States, John Gianvito’s widely acclaimed new film is a poetic tour of U.S. cemeteries, where headstones, historic plaques, grave markers, and monuments commemorate the activists and progressive thinkers who shaped our nation. “Extraordinary…Uplifting and thought-provoking…Unmissable.” –Variety. Cleveland premiere. Beta SP. 58 min.
Preceded at showtime by Bruce Checefsky’s 7-min. Tuareg (USA, 2008, DVD), the latest visually-stunning, b&w, abstract photogram-film by the director of CIA’s Reinberger Galleries.
Sep 27 (Sat) - 5:15PM
Sep 28 (Sun) - 4:45PM
For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.