VDB New Acquisitions at Roots & Culture
If you missed Director Abina Manning's latest presentations of VDB work at the International Film Festival Rotterdam or Transmediale Berlin, don't fret! For the third consecutive year, Video Data Bank is thrilled to bring a selection of favorite new acquisitions to our enthusiastic local fans at Chicago's own Roots & Culture Gallery. Join VDB staff members on Sunday, February 13, as we showcase these recent additions to the archive:
Hearts are Trump Again by Dani Leventhal, 2010, 8:48, Germany/U.S.
Dust Studies by Michael Gitlin, 2010, 09:00, U.S.
Freddy McGuire—Lottery Ticket by GUMMI international, 2009, 3:46, U.S.
The Empirical Effect by Rosa Barba, 2010, 27:31, Germany/Italy
140 Over 90 by Kevin Jerome Everson, 2008, 2:11, U.S., featured in VDB's newest DVD box set release, Broad Daylight and Other Times: Selected Works of Kevin Jerome Everson
Anne Truitt Working by Jem Cohen 2009, 13:00, U.S.
Blood & Cinnamon by Jessie Mott and Steve Reinke, 2010, 5:26, U.S.
Sunday, February 13, 2011, 7:00 PM
Roots & Culture Gallery
1034 N Milwaukee
Chicago, IL 60622
Part of the monthly Roots & Culture Screening Series, curated by Alexander Stewart.