Wednesday, September 29, 2010, 7:00 p.m.
Theater 3 (The Celeste Bartos Theater), mezzanine, The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building
Includes the following films:
Superdyke Meets Madame X
1976. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. With Max Almy. Two filmmakers explore their relationship to film and to each other. 28 min.
1978. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. With Terry Sandgraff. The stages of a lesbian relationship, from romantic love to enduring friendship, unfold through the actions of a trapeze artist and her lover. 16 min.
1981. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. With Barbara Klutinis. Shot in the pools at Hearst Castle, designed by Julia Morgan, the first woman architect to graduate from the Beaux Arts Academy. 9 min.
2010. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. With Gina Carducci. Inspired by Shirley Clarke’s film Bridges Go Round (1953), Hammer and Carducci use Bolex cameras to capture the final days of Coney Island’s Astroland amusement park. World premiere. 30 min.