3 Truths and a Lie -- A Night of Short Films

We're showing 4 recently created films: 3 short films of up and coming artists (including Philadelphia based artist Sasha Parker) as well as one short film of a more established film maker. Come enjoy popcorn, influence, and conditional hilarity. Artist/Directors Sasha Parker, Alex Nathanson, and Dylan Neely will be in attendance. 

Curated by Maddie Hewitt and Will Owen. 

Film descriptions below:

Sasha Parker
(Philadelphia)
Jon E. Doyle
2012
4min 43sec digital video

"To the best of my abilities, I lived/acted out a list of activities and nouns that Jon E. Doyle had written out for me."
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John Sebastian Vitale & Richard Perkins
(Virginia/Minneapolis) 
Magick Margaritasville
2012
8min 5sec

Magick Margaritasville is an uncomfortable musical about suburban malaise, misguided ambition, and self delusion as an attempt to adapt to the absurd, amongst other things.

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Alex Nathanson & Dylan Neely
(NYC/Oakland)
Letters to John Grisham
2013-2014
17min 19sec digital video

Based on actual fan letters, Letters to John Grisham explores the desires of the individuals who feel compelled to write letters to the famous author.

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Aleksandra Domanović
(Serbia/Berlin)
Turbo Sculpture
2010-2013
19min 45sec digital video

In ‘Turbo Sculpture’ Domanović questions the emergence of a new kind of public art in the ex-Yugoslavia republics, which she defines in reference to ‘Turbofolk’, a popular style of music in the region, suggesting that these sculptures remain neutral in the turmoil of political disputes.


SEE YOU ALL THERE.