mix, NY's lesbian and gay experimental film festival presents
Friday, November 18, 1994, 9 pm FRAME BY FRAME QUEER
Anthology Film Archives
32 2nd Ave
Invert and peculiar, odd and obsessive, the films in this program expose
secrets and stories. Optically printed, animated, scratched into, and
painted on, these films and videos exact from each frame fissions,
fusions, disintegrations, digressions, passi ons, delusions. Travel into
this world of spies and queens, dirty girls and sex machines. --Shawn
Atkins and Beth Stryker, Curators. (88 min.)
Monsters in the Closet (Jennifer Todd Reeves, 1993, USA, 16mm, color,
sound, 15 min.) Dirty little girl stories, girl gangs and other tales from
the closets of childhood and adolescence. Optically printed.
Anastasia and the Queen of Hearts (Shawn Atkins, 1994, USA, 16mm,
color, sound, 8 min.) Birds, insects, sex, and restlessness are all
projected into the body of a woman with a broken heart. Claymation/cutout
Jane (Mark Taylor, 1993, USA, 16mm, color, sound, 7 min.) A violence of
color and voiceless memories haunt this painful evocation. Optically printed.
Abgrundgeschichte (Nathalie Percillier, 1992, Germany, video, B&W, sound,
1 min.) Travel through a desolate urban landscape of skyscrapers and
shifting textures. Cutout animation.
Go Down Slow (Luke Warm, 1994, USA, 16mm, color, sound, 5 min.) Enter the
bleak and dreamy world of an anonymous sex machine. Cutout animation.
Alimentiveness (Roger Acosta, 1994, USA, video/super-8, color, sound, 3
min.) Whether you salivate at the thought of it, or don't eat meat, this
piece will satisfy your cravings. Gian Andrea Tabacchi, composer.
Love of Three Oranges (Naomi Uman, 1993, USA, video, B&W, sound, 10 min.)
A juicy film, where a woman consumes the fruits she loves. Stopmotion
Keyhole (Megan Michalak, 1994, USA, 16mm, color, sound, 1 min.) Peek into
the hidden treasures waiting behind the keyhole. Claymation/cutout
Love of Three Oranges (Naomi Uman, 1993, USA, video, B&W, sound,
10 min.) A juicy film, where a woman consumes the fruits she loves.
Lily and Lulu Go to the March (Luciana Moreira & Lily Marnell, 1994, USA,
video, color, sound, 10 min.) Lily and Lulu get sexy, get ready, and go to
the Dyke March. Claymation/live action.
Topless, Dickless, Clueless (A.K. Summers, 1993, USA, video, B&W, sound,
12 min.) An S/M spy thriller starring the Bald Dominatrix. Cel animation.
Horsehead (Steve Grandell, 1990, USA, video, color, sound, 16 min.)
Fragments of a past...bones, relics, shapes, shadows...compose the scene
of a solo and ritual dance. Optically printed, hand-painted/cel
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