Screening: Tom, Tom, the Piper’s Son
OtherFilm / IMA
Institute of Modern Art
6pm, 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.
Screening: Tom, Tom, the Piper’s Son - WORKS
Ghosts! Cine-recordings of the vivacious doings of persons long dead. Preservation of their memory ceases at the edges of the frame. One face passes “behind” another on the two-dimensional screen. Seven infinitely complex cine-tapestries indicate a narrative-path not taken. My…