Film Screening

Thursday, February 25, 2010
The Bay Area Arrives

Part of 75 Years in the Dark: A Partial History of Film at SFMOMA

The Bay Area Arrives

Date + Time

Thursday, February 25, 2010
7:00 p.m.

Location

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Overview

Zig Zag, Frank Stauffacher, 1948, 8 min., 16mm
Mother's Day, James Broughton, 1948, 23 min., 16mm
No. 2 and No. 3, Harry Smith, 1947, 5 min., 16mm
Sausalito, Frank Stauffacher, 1949, 10 min., 16mm
Lead Shoes, Sidney Peterson, 1949, 17 min., 16mm
Notes on the Port of St. Francis, Frank Stauffacher, 1952, 20 min., 16mm
Mandala, Jordan Belson, 1953, 7 min., 16mm
Allures, Jordan Belson, 1961, 8 min., 16mm
Curated by Scott MacDonald, film historian

Admission + Ticketing

$5 general; free for SFMOMA members or with museum admission (requires a free ticket, which can be picked up in the Haas Atrium). Tickets are available at the Museum (with no surcharge) or online.

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Prints courtesy of Center for Visual Music, Lightcone, British Film Institute, Canyon Cinema, Filmmaker's Cooperative, and Dominic Angerame.

Image: Jordan Belson, Allures, 1961; image courtesy of Lightcone