Opening Party and Screening
BERKELEY VIDEO AND FILM FESTIVAL
EAST BAY MEDIA CENTER
1939 Addison Street
(downtown Berkeley, near the Berkeley Rep)
Friday Oct 25th, 2013
PARTY starts at 6:15 pm
RSVP: (to ensure there’ll be plentiful wine and munchies)
SCREENING starts at 7:15 pm
PURCHASE TICKETS EARLY
Seating is limited in this lovely, intimate theatre
ABSTRACT ALCHEMIST OF FLESH, a 55-minute documentary of the poetry and life and adventures with lions of MICHAEL McCLURE — with cameos by Allen Ginsberg, Dennis Hopper, Peter Coyote, Ray Manzarek and others, directed and filmed by Colin Still, BBC filmmaker.
ONE NIGHT AT THE ARISTO, based on a story by WILLIAM S. BURROUGHS, by prize-winning British director and filmmaker, Nic Saunders.
For any who are desperate for recent Andy Warhol gossip, a ten-minute film, THE PARTY IN TAYLOR MEAD’S KITCHEN by Jeffrey Wengrofsy.
At 9:20 pm, the evening will close with the four-minute art film MOMENT OF THE MAKING featuring the painted sculpture of Amy Evans McClure, a film by San Francisco’s Jesse Block.