A Language for Hearing (PG*) + ScreenTalk with Chris Petit, Larry Sider and Lucy Reynolds


1 June 2013
Cinema 2

Standard - £10.50 online /
£11.50 on the door

Barbican Members - £8.40 online /
£9.20 on the door

Concessions - £9.50 online /
£10.50 on the door

Under 18s £6

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Find out more about Dancing around Duchamp

Beginning with his collaborations with John Cage, sound became a key interest for Duchamp. The possibilities of sound for film have always been a flagship for avant-garde filmmakers, redefining what is possible in film.

This programme includes Anne McGuire’s I’m Crazy and You’re Not Wrong (1997) and Bruce Baillie’s All My Life (1966) among others.

After the film programme, Chris Petit and Larry Sider will lead a panel discussion on stage, hosted by Lucy Reynolds

Full programme:

Dresden Dynamo
1974 Dir Lis Rhodes 5 min

2000 Dir Guy Sherwin 9 min
Funf Film
1965 Dir Peter Rohr 8 min
1977 Dir Jenny Okun 6 min
All My life
1966 Dir Bruce Baillie 3 min

Third Reich & Roll
1978 Dir Ralph Records 5 min

Dark Leader
1990 Dir David Leister 4 min

I am Crazy and You're not Wrong
1997 Dir Ann McGuire 11 min
What is Soul
2002 Dir David Blandy 3 min

The Themersons
1944/45 Dir The Eye and the Ear 10 min

Part of A Grammar of Subversion

* Local classification

Please arrive promptly at the advertised start time

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