Conspiracies 1994: Experimental Film Weekend
June 3, 4, 5, 1994
Exit Art / The First World presented Conspiracies 1994, the seventh annual series which features new experimental films by New York-based independent filmmakers. This year's program included over 45 films and video, with 14 premieres and a selection of live performances.
CONSPIRACIES is critically recognized as the film series with outrageousness of spirit and sharp discernment in presenting a curated summary of the year's most exciting experimental films.
Some of the highlights for Conspiracies 1994 were: the New York premiere of Lewis Klahr's The Pharaoh's Belt; the premiere screening of Leslie Thornton's The Last Time I Saw Ron, a film remembrance and tribute to actor Ron Vawter, who died this spring; Craig Baldwin whose past films include TRIBULATIONS 99, will introduce excerpts from his film in progress Sonic Outlaws. Live performances included: Lee Ranaldo of Sonic Youth with Leah Singer in a multimedia performance for voice, guitar, video and multiple film projectors; and puppet theater director Janie Geiser who performed excerpts from Evidence Of Floods.
Other artists presented were: Caspar Stracke, Jean Painleve, Phil Solomon, Henry Hills, Sally Silvers, Peggy Ahwesh, Erik Saks, Abigail Child, Scott Stark, Jeffrey Skoller, Stan Brakhage, Nina Fonoroff, Erin Sax, Bradley Eros, Jeanne Liotta, Mark LaPore, Jennifer Reeves, Julia Murray, Matthius Muller, Pelle Lowe, Saul Levine, Elyse Hurwitz, Eve Heller, Luther Price, Tom Zummer, Joe Gibbons, Fred Worden, Lana Lin, Thad Povey, John Brattin, Luther Price, Colin Barton, Keith Sanborn, Donna Cameron, Tom Chomont, George Kuchar.
Exhibit Archive | 93-94 Calender