Friday, March 26, 2010

Press Release : Decalogue : Films You Can Count on Two Hands, organized by Eve Sussman, March 27-May 2, 2010

For Immediate Release

Decalogue : Films You Can Count on Two Hands
Organized by Eve Sussman

March 27 - May 2, 2010
Opening: Saturday, March 27, 6-8 PM
Screening- Hours: Tues. - Sat. 11-7 PM, Sun. 2-6 PM

Winkleman Gallery is extremely pleased to present "Decalogue : Films You Can Count on Two Hands," an "exhibition as film festival" organized by Eve Sussman and featuring works by 10 international artists and contemporary filmmakers whose work is recognized for its innovative approaches to narrative. Converting the gallery space into a cinema, with vintage theater seating and a state-of-the-art screening system, "Decalogue : Films You Can Count on Two Hands" will operate on a regular cinema house schedule with a new double featuring running continuously each week.

OPENING - March 27, 6 - 8 pm
Trailers/Excerpts from the ten filmmakers

WEEK 1: MARCH 30 - April 4
Jim Finn - "Interkosmos"
Marcus Coates - "Radio Shaman"
“The Plover's Wing”

WEEK 2 : April 6 - April 11
Johan Grimonprez - "dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y"
Erin Cosgrove - "What Manner of Person Art Thou?"

WEEK 3: April 13 - April 18
Julian Rosefeldt - "Lonely Planet"
Matt Stokes - "Long After Tonight"

WEEK 4: April 20 - April 25
Simon Lee & Algis Kizys - "Where Is the Black Beast?"
Christine Rebet - "The Soul Hunter"
"The Black Cabinet”
“Tell me about your dreams”
"Brand Band News"

WEEK 5: April 27 - MAY 2
Leslie Thornton - "Peggy and Fred in Hell"
Chris Sollars - "C Red Blue J"

PLUS a few guests and surprises!

For more information, please contact Edward Winkleman @ 212.643.3152 or

Image above: Still from Leslie Thornton's "Peggy and Fred in Hell," 1885-2010. Courtesy of the filmmaker.

Labels: gallery exhibition


Blogger Iris said...

Wow! sounds great! will you have more info available on your web site regarding length of films/screening times/which are family friendly etc...?

3/26/2010 09:53:00 AM  
Blogger Edward_ said...

Schedule is almost complete and will be posted on website soon (we'll have the same starting times for each double feature throughout each week).

Not sure we'll rate them though (nothing that I've seen thus far approaches anything I'd consider non-family friendly).

3/26/2010 09:57:00 AM  
Blogger Iris said...

Great, thanks! as long as there are no people sewing their own limbs I guess we're safe! :)

3/26/2010 09:59:00 AM  
Blogger Rondell said...

That picture look like that lil' girl lost up in a fireworks factory. Where she mama at?

3/26/2010 01:44:00 PM  

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