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Film Programs
Affinities, or The Weight of Cinema
An Affinity for Color

January 13 at 2:00
East Building Auditorium
Christopher Harris in person

Color is explored in this program as a visual quality, a variance of temperatures and the ideas they signify, as well as a racial construct through which to view and know the world. Titles include Grand Finale (Everson, 2015), Feeling Seven (Tomislav Gotovac, 2000), Explosion Ma Baby (Pauline Curnier Jardin, 2016), Rainbow’s Gravity (Kerstin Schroedinger and Mareike Bernien, 2014), and Ujamii Uhuru Schule Community Freedom School (Don Amis, 1974). (Total running time 58 minutes)

image from Rainbow's Gravity
Kerstin Schroedinger and Mareike Bernien, 2014
courtesy the artists

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The National Gallery of Art’s film program provides many opportunities throughout the year to view classic and contemporary cinema from around the world.

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