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

January 13 at 4:00
East Building Auditorium
Kevin Jerome Everson in person

Each of the four films assembled in this program could be characterized by reduction, achieving maximum effect through seemingly simple means: 27.12.2013 St. Louis Senegal (Friedl vom Gröller, 2014), Several Friends (Charles Burnett, 1969), Movies of Local People (Chapel Hill) (H. Lee Waters, 1939 – 1941), and Rams 23 Blue Bears 21 (Everson, 2017). (Total running time 42 minutes)

image from 27.12.2013 St. Louis Senegal
Friedl vom Gröller, 2014
courtesy sixpack films

Film Programs

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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