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Material Mortality

There are overlaps, symmetries, and echoes in the ways these makers engage  corporeality, viscerality, and mortality as material. Every flower has (2016), 6minutes 20 seconds   dir: Sindhu Thirumalaisamy Razor’s Edge (2016), 3 minutes 25 seconds    dir: Stefani Byrd Evidence (2014), 4 minutes    dir: Abigail Severance and Julie Tolentino Winterkill (2016), 5 minutes   dir:… Read more »

ATA @ SF Public Library (Screening at Chinatown Branch)

The Fall of the I-Hotel (Curtis Choy, 1983) 58 minutes, color On August 4, 1977, thousands of people surrounded the International Hotel at Kearny and Jackson Streets, taking a last stand against powerful real estate interests to try and prevent the displacement of a thriving community. The Fall of the I-Hotel documents the culmination of… Read more »

COVeR Me BADD Listening Party – One Hit Wonders!

Strange and unexpected, funny and poignant, COVeR Me BADD songs and music videos thrill friends and strangers alike. It’s Virtual Insanity with Quarter 2’s theme, One Hit Wonders. Amadeus will Rock you, your Bell will be Rung. Major Tom will be In the Middle with the rest of the Bizarre Maniacs. Bands and Songs participating… Read more »



ATA’s Open Screening is the only monthly open submissions screening in the Bay Area. Get your work out there! The first Thursday of every month we have an Open Screening. An Open Screening is where we invite local filmmakers to show their short subject films (under 15 mins.). It is a free event and you can either… Read more »


Princess VuVu and Kevin CK Lo present HUMAN TOWN, a gathering of Bay Area’s Techno-Shamans. A live sonic and visual excavation of archival Super 8 home footage from Humansdorp, South Africa (“Human Town”), a performance exploring psychological transformation across generations, and the digital restructuring of memory within a distorted videoscape of familial ghosts, Lucky Strike cigarettes… Read more »