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OtherFilm / IMA

Brisbane, Australia

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Where Institute of Modern Art
Date ongoing
Tickets FREE

Since 2007 OtherFilm has been working closely with Brisbane’s Institute of Modern Art on joint projects including screening programs, events, exhibitions and talks.

A full archive can be found on the IMA website here.

 

OtherFilm / IMA - PROJECTS

  • jacobs

    Ken Jacobs: Ontic Antics – Stroboscopic Videos 2007-2009

    Starts Saturday, 27 March 2010
    Ends Saturday, 29 May 2010

    Over the last fifty years, New York film artist Ken Jacobs has made a massive contribution to experimental film and expanded-cinema performance. He is known for his pioneering two-hour 1969 structuralist film Tom, Tom, The Piper’s Son, which probes, deconstructs, and reorganises a…

  • TOM TOM

    Screening: Tom, Tom, the Piper’s Son

    Starts Thursday, 22 April 2010

    A rare screening of Ken Jacobs’s 1969 structuralist masterpiece, Tom, Tom, The Piper’s Son. 16mm print courtesy National Film and Sound Archive, Canberra. A joint project between OtherFilm and IMA.

  • Marvo Movie

    Seminal films from 1960 to 1972 by an unsung pioneer of British experimental film. “Keen’s films are high-voltage visual shocks, eruptions of pulp imagery, eroticism, violence, language games, uncensored imagination and sheer giddy exuberance. His early films are love-letters to…

  • Light is Waiting

    Cine Blatz 2: Transgressive Pop-collage

    Starts Thursday, 16 September 2010
  • Night and Fog

    Prisons

    Starts Thursday, 21 October 2010

    Jean Genet’s 1950 gay prison romance A Song of Love and Alain Resnais’s 1955 holocaust documentary Night and Fog on 16mm film. Prints courtesy National Film and Sound Archive, Canberra. A joint project between OtherFilm and IMA.

  • fetus productions

    Peeping Toms

    Starts Thursday, 11 August 2011

    Longing looks on film from Daniel McKewen, Fetus Productions, Tim Johnson, David Noonan, AES+F, Robin Hely, and others.

  • Conrad Rooks

    Screening: Chappaqua

    Starts Thursday, 22 September 2011

    Conrad Rooks’s rarely seen, semi-autobiographical, counter-culture drug odyssey Chappaqua (1966), featuring Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs, Moondog, and The Fugs. A joint project with OtherFilm.

  • Chumlum

    Photochemical Underworlds

    Starts Thursday, 23 February 2012

    Heavy visions of annihilation and ascension featuring Robert Nelson, Ron Rice and Ira Cohen.

  • The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye

    The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye

    Starts Thursday, 17 May 2012
  • Awesome Tapes from Africa (poster by Josh Watson)

    Awesome Tapes from Africa

    Starts Thursday, 17 January 2013

    Power to the styles of ongo flava, hiplife, kuduro, and coupé-decalé. New York ethnomusicologist Brian Shimkovitz burns up a cassette-fueled dancefloor with curiously insane highlights from his increasingly-popular blog, Awesome Tapes From Africa. Institute of Modern Art 6PM FREE –…

  • Schwechater (1968)

    Peter Kubelka and the End of Film: Not Quite Yet.

    Starts Thursday, 14 February 2013

    Legendary Austrian experimental filmmaker Peter Kubelka is an extremist, yet he argues that he ‘never wanted to be radical, only consistent, like a scientist working toward his results’. Jonas Mekas said, ‘Kubelka’s cinema is like a piece of crystal, or some other…

  • RD Laing

    All Divided Selves.

    Starts Saturday, 16 March 2013
    Ends Saturday, 25 May 2013

    British artist Luke Fowler is known for his film portraits of radicals. His recent film, All Divided Selves, which featured in last year’s Turner Prize, addresses the controversial Scottish anti-psychiatrist R.D. Laing. Published in 1960, Laing’s most famous book, The Divided Self,…

  • pilgramage

    Cardew / Fowler / Mattin

    Starts Thursday, 9 May 2013

    Luke Fowler’s 2006 documentary Pilgrimage from Scattered Points addresses the English composer Cornelius Cardew, who formed Scratch Orchestra with Michael Parsons and Howard Skempton in 1968. Their draft constitution, published in The Musical Times in June 1969, set out the…

  • Vertov Enthusiasm

    Enthusiasm

    Starts Thursday, 4 July 2013

    Soviet documentary maker Dziga Vertov is justly celebrated for his dizzingly experimental Man with a Movie Camera (1929). This feature-length film—which has been described as a ‘whirligig visual ruckus’—combines images of the heroic lives of everyday people at work and at play with audacious…

  • MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA

    Processing Disagreement: Part 1

    Starts Thursday, 5 September 2013

    Being embedded in entertainment—’the culture industry’—the moving image has often been a target for radical film artists. Some make explicitly political, socially engaged, strident, ideological works. Others process popular imagery through their avant-garde language, making the critique more abstract and…

  • Hito Steyarl

    Processing Disagreement: Part 2

    Starts Thursday, 17 October 2013

    Being embedded in entertainment—’the culture industry’—the moving image has often been a target for radical film artists. Some make explicitly political, socially engaged, strident, ideological works. Others process popular imagery through their avant-garde language, making their critique more abstract and…

  • In Search of UIQ

    In Search of UIQ

    Starts Thursday, 6 March 2014

    OtherFilm screen Paris-based filmmakers Graeme Thomson and Silvia Maglioni’s In Search of UIQ, a new experimental documentary based on Félix Guattari’s unmade science-fiction film script. After discovering the unpublished script, Thomson and Maglioni initiated a multi-form research project that culminated…

  • house of the damned

    House of the Damned

    Starts Thursday, 17 April 2014

    When Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills was sold in 1955, it became a popular Hollywood filming location—over sixty feature films have used the mansion as a set. Filmed on location in 1963, House of the Damned highlights the mansion in all…

  • ima bern

    The Form That Accommodates The Mess

    Starts Thursday, 30 October 2014

    The Form that… THE IMA AND OTHERFILM PRESENTS AN EVENING OF FEMINIST FILM SCREENINGS TO COINCIDE WITH THE EXHIBITION OF SARAH BROWNE, HAND TO MOUTH, AND MIERLE LADERMAN UKELES, MAINTENANCE ART WORKS 1969–1980. Shorts screened will include the influential ‘women’s…