THURSDAY, NOV. 10, 8:00 p.m. (VisArts)
Bob Kaputof shorts
Hold Me While I’m Naked (1966): A tribute to George Kuchar (1942-2011)
James River Shorts: Films on the Bubble
Boots, 7 min., Joseph Caldwell (VA)
Descending Figures, 3 min., Christopher Harris (FL)
Bluegrass Skyline, 30 min., Fred Styles & Katherine Barnier (VA)
Convention, 5 min., Mark Strandquist (VA)
Time Crunch, 5 min., H. Paul Moon (VA)
Tickets are $7 and may be purchased online or at the door.
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 6:30 p.m. (VMFA)
Screening of James River Shorts Finalists
The TREEzilla!, 6 min., Shawn Hambright & Joey Tran (VA)
A Brief Vacation, 10 min., Ben Rinehardt (VA)
Eyeliner, 4 min., Joanna Priestley, (OR)
Mijo (My Son), 9 min. Chithra Jeyaram (MD)
Phosphena, 4 min., Maya Ederlyi (CA)
The Pervert, 4 min., Adam Rosenberg (VA)
Watercolors, 13 min., Ann Deborah Levy (NY)
Faces, 2 min., Duy Nguyen (VA)
The Good River, 18 min., Shannon Lynch (18 mins.) (CA)
Solo Piano NYC, 5 min., Anthony Sherin (NY)
Another Dress, Another Button, 3 min., Lyn Elliot (MO)
The Leaf Woman and the Centaur, 3 min., Jordan Bruner (NY )
Monarda, 8 min., Walter Ungerer (ME)
Dolls vs. Dictators, 11 min., Martha Colburn (NY)
James River Shorts awards presentation (up to $2,000!) with guest juror and experimental filmmaker Roger Warren Beebe.
Tickets are $8 and may be purchased at the VMFA.
SATURDAY, NOV. 12, VisArts
CANCELLED 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Super 8mm Filmmaking/Hand Processing Workshop (films processed between 4-6 p.m.). $90. Visit the VisArts Calendar page to register (scroll down page). Will be rescheduled during our 19th James River Film Festival, April 12-18, 2012.
CANCELLED 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Direct Filmmaking Workshop (painting, scratching, collage, masking on 16mm film). $60. Visit the VisArts Calendar page to register (scroll down page).Â Will be rescheduled during our 19th James River Film Festival, April 12-18, 2012.
9:00 p.m. Live music + film performances courtesy of Jonathan Vassar & The Speckled Bird, including the premiere of the brand new music video (directed by Kevin Gallagher) for their single “Turn to Face the Wind.” Â + James River Shorts after party. FREE.
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