Muybridge and His Legacy

Related Exhibition Helios

Tuesday, March 01, 2011, 12:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Sutcliffe presents a three short films inspired by Muybridge and his proto-cinematic work including the dazzling Retrospectroscope by acclaimed local filmmaker, Kerry Laitala, and Hollis Frampton's lyrical ode to photography and memory, Nostalgia from 1973.


Lisa Sutcliffe, assistant curator of photography, SFMOMA

Image: Retrospectroscope, Kerry Laitala, 1998, image courtesy of the artist

Kerry Laitala's Retrospectroscope (1998) and Hollis Frampton's Nostalgia (1973) screen courtesy of the Filmmaker's Cooperative.