Frame Forward: Through the Looking Glass

  • Arresting Animation Arresting Animation
  • CPS Closing & Delays CPS Closing & Delays
  • Exile Exotic Exile Exotic
  • Framelines Framelines
  • Fundir Fundir
  • House House
  • Wedding Song Wedding Song
  • Wherever You Go, There We Are Wherever You Go, There We Are


St. Anthony Main Theatre 4 Fri, Apr 20, 2018 7:00 PM
Ticket Prices
General Public:$14.00
Student w/ID (Box Office Only):$8.00
Youth (25 & Under/Box Office Only):$8.00
Film Info
Guest Attending:Yes
Programs:Frame Forward: Through the Looking Glass
Runtime:86 min


Filmmakers Attending!

Traveling the across globe and into the mystery of interior spaces, this program presents works of document, elegy, transformation, abstraction, and memory by some of today's most exciting experimental film and video artists.

Fundir: Fundir follows the processing and importation of Boston’s road salt from one of its main sources in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile.
Director(s): Allison Cekala | Runtime: 22 min | Country: USA, Chile | 2016 | no dialogue

Wherever You Go, There We Are: In this experimental travelogue, efforts to sound human and look natural instead become artificial.
Director(s): Jesse Mclean | Runtime: 12 min | Country: USA | 2017 | English

Framelines: An abstract film made by laser etching patterns on 35mm film. The soundtrack filters and layers the noise made by the laser etched optical track.
Director(s): Sabine Gruffat | Runtime: 10 min | Country: USA | 2017 | no dialogue

CPS Closing & Delays: The Chicago Board of Education made history in 2013 with the closure of 50 schools, the largest public school closing to date in the United States.
Director(s): Kristin Reeves | Runtime: 7 min | Country: USA | 2017 | English

House: A meditation on emigration and immigration, house and home.
Director(s): Kyja Kristjansson-Nelson | Runtime: 2 min | Country: USA | 2017 | no dialogue

Exile Exotic: Steeped in elliptical history, Exile Exotic is set at a hotel that is a replica of the Kremlin. This film is a pilgrimage. This film comes in waves.
Director(s): Sasha Litvintseva | Runtime: 14 min | Country: UK | 2015 | English, Russian

Wedding Song: Film for Janel Leppin's "Wedding Song." Written after an elbow injury when she could not play the cello. Film hand processed without chemicals.
Director(s): Monica Saviron | Runtime: 2 min | Country: USA | 2016 | English

Arresting Animation: A movie using footage taken from American animated cartoons released between 1920 and 1961.
Director(s): Hannah Frank | Runtime: 3 min | Country: USA | 2017 | no dialogue

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS: On a high-land Tibetan pasture, a screening event unfolds quietly. Monks, herdsmen and their families gather by the screen to observe life captured through their own lenses.
Director(s): Yi Cui | Runtime: 14 min | Country: China | 2017 | no dialogue

Included Shorts

Fundir (22min) More
Wherever You Go, There We Are (12min) More
Framelines (10min) More
CPS Closing & Delays (7min) More
House (2min) More
Exile Exotic (14min) More
Wedding Song (2min) More
Arresting Animation (3min) More