November 11, 2003 screening
380 Lygon St. Carlton
Kristian Brennan &
Brendan Harraghy, untitled,
Super-8 film, 2003, 6 mins.
by Kristian and Brendan of several pre-mixed
sound sources, accompanying their short film.
message was the same. Hold your head up higher, I've found what
I was looking for……..thanks to Victoria Armytage for her Super 8
Flame Schon (Santa
Fe, U.S.A.), Vidioms (tm), six short
video art works, 20 mins.
Ride - A beautiful but foreboding
ride through golden aspen trees.
Phallusy - Sex as a door to the
Sex Cells - Feminist spoof of x-rated
Nowhere But Here - Word art.
Daughter of Dada - Multi-levelled
veiled feminist terrorist makes soup and flees.
Destination - When will we reach
it? And does it exist?
Beneath Melbourne / The Saxophinist,
Super-8 film, 2001, 7 mins, silent.
Melbourne from a different angle with a brassy 30 sec. to conclude.
Darren and Janet, video, c. 2002,
Amazing what you can find in skips in Fitzroy, my edit (from various
tapes) ... sound from camera ... low quality. (Tony Woods)
High, Super-8 film, 2003, 3 mins.
Super. Eight. High. Sky. Miles. Super Eight. Miles High. Birds in the
Sky. Byrds on High. A Doco of the corner of Smith & Greeves Sts., Fitzroy,
Oct.8, 2003, 1:00 pm.
Conductive Forms, mDV, 2000, 5 mins.
Video in 2 parts & 2 versions.
2 Super-8 animations, 1986.
Life in a Bar
A first attempt at animation.
The second attempt.
Job, video, 2002, 15 mins.
A young man applies for a seemingly innocent job only to discover, too
late, that the company offering it had found a bizarre way to get young
people off the dole - for good.
Hollsdotter Live" Seen, Super-8 film, 2002, 9 mins.
A commercial film crew working opposite my Fitzroy studio … How could
I resist?! …. Wish I had had more film…..
Hollsdotter Live" Seen
student group project,
One Minute in One Hour, Super-8
film/video, 2003, 15 mins.
Part 2 of 1-min films shot in 1 hour as part of the Foundation Year
Studies at V. C. A. working in groups of approx 3. The challenge for
students was to storyboard, location scout, organise actors/props etc.
and edit in camera ... lecturer…. Moira Joseph ….… Foundation Year co
ordinator … Libby Porter.
Curham (Sydney MIC),
Miss Shaw, Super-8 film, 2003, 6
Writer-performer: Cynthia Troup (c) Curham/Troup
Miss Miranda Shaw was the secretary to the Master of Queen's College
Melbourne circa 1970, during the time of the unfortunate disappearance
of a new student of the college during initiation week ceremonies, namely
the annual 'cemetery run'. Miranda's clipped and prim life begins to
totter… Shot on location at Tower Studio, Queen's College, Melb. Jan.
2003, during a residency in the studio in the project "Six Conjectural
Modules ", devised by Sandra Bridie.
(Ireland), Autumn Invasion, video,
2002, 3 mins.
Out of 2 images and 2 sounds - the wind howling and fingernails scraping
across a blackboard - I created a film celebrating the invasion of a
joyless environment by more vital forces. It charts the frustration
and rebellion of a student that allows for the arrival of an alien (played
by my good friend, the 'Rusty Man'!) who in turn brings in his wake
the revitalising winds of autumn.
Rock, Super-8 film, b/w, 1995, 4 mins 30 secs.
Boys toy with machines of yesteryear…..
Cheezlekane, video, c. 2000, 4
Found low budget music video of top pop/rock Melbourne outfit.
VOTES: At the end of the screening, audience voting forms
were handed out, asking people to nominate their three favourite films
of the night. Kristian
Brennan & Brendan Harraghy, untitled,
5 votes; Phil Edwards, animations,
4 votes; Flame
Schon, Vidioms (tm),
9, 2004 July 6, 2004
March 16, 2004
November 11, 2003 September
9, 2003 June 10, 2003
November 12, 2002 September
10, 2002 June 11, 2002
April 16, 2002