Michael Hutak in person
The Super-8 Film Group of Sydney is a lively center of low-budget filmmaking, representing nearly 400 Australian filmmakers. Embracing super-8’s low-end production values, these filmmakers rudely reject the formal ‘asceticism’ of the previous generation, turning to pop culture and early Underground film figures for inspiration. Tonight’s selection by Michael Hutak presents “the most of the curious subgenres specific to Australian super-8” and includes work by 12 different filmmakers. Total: 88 min.
CROSSING BORDERS: The International Avant-Garde Today
Cinematheque presents six evenings highlighting some of the most challenging films and videos being produced around the world. Uniting them all is a passion for cinema and a drive for self-expression.