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Monthly Calendar

ATA Screenings

Thursday, May 27, 2010. 8PM
Odds and Ends

Friday, May 28, 2010. 7:30 Door, 8PM Screening
CCSF Student Film Showcase

Sunday, May 30, 2010. 7PM
Mrs. Goundo's Daughter
presented by The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the US National Committee for UNIFEM

Thursday, June 3, 2010. 8PM
CCSF Production Class

Saturday, June 5, 2010. 8PM
Mike Kuchar
An Evening of Collected Consciousness

Sunday, June 6, 2010. 1PM
Set the Screen on Fire: Films for Social Change

Tuesday, June 8, 2010. 7PM
The Past, Present & Future of Queer Histories - Media Screenings

Thursday, June 10, 2010. 7.30pm
"The Inner Tour"
A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition Film Screening

Saturday, June 12, 2010. 8PM
Experimental films and sounds from the Bay Area

Friday, June 18, 2010. 8PM
Top of the Food Chain

ATA Events

Tuesday, June 15, 2010. 7-10pm
Jessica Miller: Flagging Allegiance
Opening reception Tuesday, June 15th, 7-10pm

Open Screening

Thursday, June 17, 2010. 7pm Door, 8PM

Window Installations

May 2, 2010 - May 30, 2010.
The S.S.S.S.S.S. Presents: OBAMA TRAUMA

June 1, 2010 - June 30, 2010.
Jessica Miller: Flagging Allegiance
June 2010


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Friday, June 26, 2009. 8PM


"The Light in the Background is the Sun"

works by New York based media artist Victoria Bradbury

Ocean of Oceans, 2008-11mins 20sec- A figure is burdened by cumbersome limbs as she churns in ocean waves, then moves toward a horizon. Her doppelganger uses the long arms as an asset, sailing through sea and space with ease. Sound design by Lily Wolfe of Parker and Lily and The Low Lows.

Arms, 2007- 1 min. 15 sec- Arms, unicycles, cookware, and electronic toys gently collide.

And This, Of Course, Is the Earth Down Here, 2008- 5min 30sec.- A journey in a canoe bookended by the mechanics of an eclipse and long-armed-spoon-headed boaters beamed onto the surface from the sky.

37 Red Hats, 2008- 8mins 5sec-- A 2008 visit to Beijing in which the artist located and tracked down every Pizza Hut location within the city limits

The Hat (Sweetheart), 2007- 4 min. 30 sec- A story of love and control between a woman, a ventriloquist dummy, and a trick hat.

Crossing, 2007- 5min.30sec.-A dual channel video about dangerous waters and a pilgrimage with voice over text from the artist's
Great(x10)-Grandmother's Salem witch trial.

They Are Coming, 2008-1 min.30 sec.- A bed bug moves frantically. He anticipates unwanted guests.

Yonghy Bonghy Bo, 2005- 2min. 30sec.- A super 8 film about unrequited love between bumpy-headed Yonghy and Zelda, a married dummy.

Pioneer, 2008- 2mins- A series of short video animations of The Pioneer moving through the American West of today and the open desert of days gone by asking "Where's my horse/house?"

Raree Show, 2009-15 min. 30 sec.- A Video Mutoscope performed visual narrative about how the Pioneer came to lose her horse and her house. Sound with Joe Houpert and Jean Chrastina