Chick Strand tribute screenings In New York City, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.

From: Mark McElhatten (email suppressed)
Date: Sat Sep 12 2009 - 13:35:37 PDT

The late Chick Strand has been fondly remembered on this film
discussion site. There will be a number of tribute programs devoted
to her work this fall in New York, Los Angeles,
  San Francisco and other locations. Other people on Frameworks may
wish to provide more details or list other screenings scheduled or
yet be announced.

Flaherty in NYC at Anthology Film Archives – Sept 14. ( the summer
seminar programs were curated by Irina Liembacher)
Los Angeles Film Forum – curated by Adam Hyman – Sept. 23
New York Film Festival – curated by Mark McElhatten and Gavin Smith –
Oct. 3
Occidental College – Los Angeles curated by Adam Hyman – Oct. 3
Walking Picture Palace at Anthology Film Archives –curated by Mark
McElhatten -Oct. 6
San Francisco Cinematheque at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts –
curated by Dominic Angerame – Oct 23.

Details for all screenings and relevant urls below:

New York screenings include:

The first will occur this Monday, September 14th at 7:30 p.m. as a
presentation of Flaherty in NYC and taking place at Anthology Film
Archives at 32 Second Avenue in downtown Manhattan N.Y.
  For the best source of information and all details go to the
Flaherty website :
This event will include a screening of
Anselmo and the Women (1986, 16mm, 35min, Mexico)

Mosori Monika (1970, 16mm, 20min, Venezuela)

Fake Fruit (1986, 16mm, 22min, Mexico)

             Bill Brand, Barbara Hammer and Lynne Sachs will be
present for a discussion as part of this presentation.

Later in October there will be two additional tribute screenings in
New York with a different selection of films. The first is at the New
York Film Festival’s

  “Views From The Avant – Garde” at the Walter Reade Theater. For all
information and program description go to

  Saturday October 3rd , 3p.m. at Views from the Avant- Garde NYFF

Films to be screened:

Angel Blue Sweet Wings (1966, 4min)

Cartoon Le Mousse (1979, 15min)

Kristallnacht (1979, 7min)

Loose Ends (1979, 25min)

Fake Fruit Factory (1986, 22min)

Tuesday October 6 at 6:30 pm as part of THE WALKING PICTURE PALACE at
Anthology Film Archives. Listing will be in the next Anthology calendar

and on their website in October. Go to http://

Films to be screened:

Waterfall (1967, 3min)

Cosas de mi Vida (1976, 25min)

Soft Fiction (1979, 54min)

Elasticity (1976, 22min)

Los Angeles screenings:

LA Film Forum will have present a Tribute to Chick Strand at the
Egyptian Theatre on

Sunday, September 13 at 7:30pm.

Angel Blue Sweet Wings (1966, 3 min)

Guacamole (1976, 18 min)

Cartoon le Mousse (1979, 15 min)

War Zone by Marty Muller, aka Neon Park (1971, 3 min)

By the Lake (1986, 9.5 min)

Waterfall (1967, 3 min)

Kristallnacht (1979, 7 min)

Elasticity (1976, 25 min)

They will also be co-presenting a free screening at Occidental
College, where Chick Strand

was a long-time professor, on October 3 at 5:00pm. This screening is

by Adam Hyman.

Anselmo (1967, 4 min)

Loose Ends (1979, 25 min)

Soft Fiction (1979, 54 min)

The San Francisco Cinematheque in association with Canyon Cinema will
present a tribute

curated by Dominic Angerame. “ After Day Comes Night and After That,
Day Comes Again”

on Friday October 23 at 7:30 pm.

The screening will be at the Yerba Beuna Center for the Arts.

Irina Liembacher, Steve Anker, Dominic Angerame will introduce.

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