In a flashback to the industry-changing 1981 premiere of “music television,” this program features rare, recently preserved live-action outtakes and finished promotional spots, produced in conjunction with the independent New York animation studio Perpetual Motion Pictures, for the network’s “I Want My MTV” and “Top of the Hour” campaigns. Special guests will be on hand to share recollections from the early years of the music-video era. Program approx. 70 min.
I Want My MTV
Wed, Feb 26, 7:00 p.m. MoMA
Wed, Feb 26, 7:00 p.m.
MoMA, Floor T2/T1, Theater 2
The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2