MoMA Presents

Cam Archer’s His Image

Apr 1–6, 2021

Online

His Image. 2021. USA. Directed by Cam Archer. Courtesy the artist

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An amplified sense of place that nonetheless leaves one feeling unmoored, the destabilization of loss layered with a new, raw potential...these relatable states of being are invoked through image and voice in Cam Archer’s new film His Image. Celebrated for his breakthrough feature Wild Tigers I Have Known (featured in New Directors/New Films 2006) and Shit Year (2010—10 years ahead of its time), Archer brings us back to his Northern California hometown for this captivating, intimate meditation.

Organized by Rajendra Roy, The Celeste Bartos Chief Curator of Film.

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Additional support is provided by the Annual Film Fund. Leadership support for the Annual Film Fund is provided by Debra and Leon D. Black and by Steven Tisch, with major contributions from The Contemporary Arts Council of The Museum of Modern Art, Jo Carole and Ronald S. Lauder, MoMA’s Wallis Annenberg Fund for Innovation in Contemporary Art through the Annenberg Foundation, the Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP), The Junior Associates of The Museum of Modern Art, the Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation, Karen and Gary Winnick, and The Brown Foundation, Inc., of Houston.

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