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still from Sugarcoated Arsenic
Claudrena Harold and Kevin Jerome Everson, 2013, 16mm to digital, 20 minutes
Courtesy the artists, Trilobite-Arts DAC, and Picture Palace Pictures

Series Filmography

An Affinity for Witnessing
(Originally screened January 6, 2018, at 2:00 p.m.)
Total running time 55 minutes

Ears, Nose & Throat
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2016, United States, digital, 10 minutes

Perfect Film
Ken Jacobs, 1986, United States, 16mm, 22 minutes

Shoot Don’t Shoot
William E. Jones, 2012, United States, 16mm, 5 minutes

From Ally to Accomplice
Kelly Gallagher, 2015, United States, digital, 18 minutes

An Affinity for the Interval 
(Originally screened January 6, 2018, at 4:00 p.m.)
Total running time 85 minutes

Oscar at 8903 Empire
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2016, United States, digital, 2 minutes

Considerations
Arthur Jafa, 1982, United States, digital, 16 minutes

Bird’s Milk
Dineo Seshee Bopape, 2009, South Africa, digital, 6 minutes

Hour Glass
Haile Gerima, 1971, United States/Ethiopia, digibeta, 14 minutes

Kuhani
Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, 2013, United States/Uganda, digital, 7 minutes

Reassemblage
Trinh T. Minh-ha, 1982, United States/Vietnam, 16mm, 40 minutes

An Affinity for Labor 
(Originally screened January 7, 2018, at 2:00 p.m.)
Total running time 40 minutes

Smooth Surface
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2015, United States, digital, 3 minutes

King of Boys (Abattoir of Makoko)
Karimah Ashadu, 2015, United Kingdom/Nigeria, digital, 5 minutes

Intermittent Delight
Akosua Adoma Owusu, 2007, United States, digital, 5 minutes

Marseille Après la Guerre
Billy Woodberry, 2016, United States, digital, 10 minutes

Lead
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2009, United States, digital, 3 minutes

Iseeyou
Simon Gush, 2013, South Africa, digital, 14 minutes

An Affinity for Constructivism
(Originally screened January 7, 2018, at 5:30 p.m.)
Total running time 53 minutes

Kino-nedelja No. 33
Dziga Vertov, 1919, Russia, 35mm, 8 minutes

Lipanjska gibanja
Zelmir Zilnik, 1969, Serbia, 35mm, 10 minutes

Blokada
Leszek Boguszewski, 1981, Poland, 11 minutes

Genet parle de Angela Davis
Carole Roussopolous, 1970, France, 7 minutes

One Document for Hope
Meg Rorison, 2016, United States, 16mm, 7 minutes

We Demand
Kevin Jerome Everson and Claudrena Harold, 2016, United States, digital, 10 minutes

An Affinity for Color
(Originally screened January 13, 2018, at 2:00 p.m.)
Total running time 58 minutes

Ujamii Uhuru Schule Community Freedom School
Don Amis, 1974, United States, digibeta, 9 minutes

Explosion Ma Baby
Pauline Curnier Jardin, 2016, France, digital, 8 minutes

Rainbow’s Gravity
Mareike Bernien and Kerstin Schroedinger, 2014, Germany, digital, 32 minutes

Grand Finale
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2015, United States, digital, 5 minutes

Feeling Seven
Tomislav Gotovac, 2000, Croatia, digital, 4 minutes

An Affinity for Minimalism 
(Originally screened January 13, 2018, at 4:00 p.m.)
Total running time 42 minutes

27.12.2013 St. Louis Senegal
Friedl vom Gröller, 2014, Austria, 16mm, 3 minutes

Several Friends
Charles Burnett, 1969, United States, 35mm, 22 minutes

Movies of Local People (Chapel Hill)
H. Lee Waters, 1939–1941, United States, digital, 9 minutes

Rams 23 Blue Bears 21
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2017, United States, digital, 8 minutes

An Affinity for the Readymade 
(Originally screened January 14, 2018, at 4:00 p.m.)
Total running time 42 minutes

The Citizens
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2009, United States, digital, 6 minutes

Nice Biscuits #2
Luther Price, 2005, United States, 16mm, 9 minutes

My Only Idol Is Reality
Martine Syms, 2007, United States, digital, 7 minutes

Unsere Afrikareise
Peter Kubelka, 1966, Austria, 16mm, 13 minutes

Sugarcoated Arsenic
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2013, United States, digital, 20 minutes

An Affinity for Collage 
(Originally screened January 14, 2018, at 5:30 p.m.)
Total running time 69 minutes

A Saturday Night in Mansfield Ohio
Kevin Jerome Everson, 2015, United States, digital, 2 minutes

Reckless Eyeballing
Christopher Harris, 2004, United States, 16mm, 15 minutes

Nor Was This By Any Means
Anthony Ramos, 1978, United States, digital, 24 minutes

WAP
Dirk de Bruyn, 2012, Australia, digital, 10 minutes

Medea
Ben Caldwell, 1973, United States, digibeta, 7 minutes

Songs for Earth and Folk
Cauleen Smith, 2013, United States, digital, 11 minutes

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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