8th Annual Stan Brakhage Center Symposium

8th Annual Stan Brakhage Center Symposium

Among the invited guests is Apichatpong Weerasethakul, whose imaginatively structured films, embrace a magic neorealism and include UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES and SYNDROMES AND A CENTURY.

Other guests participating in the 8th Annual Stan Brakhage Center Symposium include, Amie Siegel remakes historical films, with all women casts and raises questions regarding history and individual stories, through a lens of feminism; Chris Sullivan populates tall tales with animated characters and puppets, with green screen sometimes performing live music and narration; and filmmaker writer J.J. Murphy who was has written on independent film screenwriting the work of Andy Warhol.

Sponsored by: The College of Arts and Sciences The William H. Donner Foundation The CU Film Studies Program Center for Media Arts & Performance in ATLAS

8th Annual Stan Brakhage Center Symposium

Free show!

Sat & Sun March 17 & 18, 2012, All day, VAC Basement Auditorium (1B20)

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10 films for $60 with punch card
$9 general admission. $7 w/UCB student ID, $7 for senior citizens
$1 discount to anyone with a bike helmet
Free on your birthday! CU Cinema Studies students get in free.


Pay lot 360 (now only $1/hour!), across from the buffalo statue and next to the Duane Physics tower, is closest to Muenzinger. Free parking can be found after 5pm at the meters along Colorado Ave east of Folsom stadium and along University Ave west of Macky.


Park elsewhere and catch the HOP to campus

International Film Series

(Originally called The University Film Commission)
Established 1941 by James Sandoe.

First Person Cinema

(Originally called The Experimental Cinema Group)
Established 1955 by Carla Selby, Gladney Oakley, Bruce Conner and Stan Brakhage.

C.U. Film Program

(AKA The Rocky Mountain Film Center)
First offered degrees in filmmaking and critical studies in 1989 under the guidance of Virgil Grillo.

Celebrating Stan

Created by Suranjan Ganguly in 2003.

C.U. Department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts

Established 2017 by Chair Ernesto Acevedo-Muñoz.

Thank you, sponsors!
Boulder International Film Festival
Department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts

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