Enjoy the unique offerings of our Cinema Arts Program, which marries the arts and sciences.
Experimental film artist Alex MacKenzie travels from British Columbia to present a trio of fantastical, multi-screen cinematic works. He’ll present works exploring the chemistry, mechanics, and fragility of film as a medium, using live manipulations of 16mm projectors.
Enjoy classic tales of small-town adventures, seen through the eyes of childhood. Colorful animation and black-and-white photographs transform memories of mid-20th century Wales and Canada into winter wonderlands of youthful surprises, disappointments, and holiday play.
Robert Nelson’s legendary Suite California films have not been screened together in the Bay Area for more than thirty years—until now. Experience Nelson’s remarkable vision of his home state and stay for a reception featuring live music from Mike Henderson, William T. Wiley, and friends. Copresented by Canyon Cinema Foundation.