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WEEKLY WRAP UP | JULY 21- 25, 2014

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This week, I watched the Swedish film We Are The Best! and I remembered one of my favorite films from when I was a kid, Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains. The film is full of awesome teenage punk fashion straight out of the 1980s. I had to post more pictures. We also took a walk […]

WE ARE THE BEST!

We Are the Best! is a really cute and funny film about 3 teenage girls in Sweden who form a punk band in the 1980s. It reminded me of one of my favorite films as a kid – Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains, which is also about a group of 3 teenage girls who form […]

TWIN PEAKS: THE ENTIRE MYSTERY

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Last night I attended the premiere of Twin Peaks: The Entire Mystery, a DVD collection of deleted and alternate scenes from the film Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me, at the Vista Theater in Los Angeles. David Lynch introduced the evening with a little speech. It began, “There is an abundance of fish in the sea, but tonight […]

WEEKLY WRAP UP | JULY 7-11, 2014

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This week we spent a day at the New Museum, announced the book launch for Queer Zines at Pro qm in Berlin, gave you a tour of le Chateau de Vaux-Le-Vicomte just outside of Paris, announced ‘My Atlas’ – an outdoor summer screening series in Los Angeles about women travelers, toured Heimo Zobernig’s new exhibition […]

HAIRY WHO & THE CHICAGO IMAGISTS

Hairy Who Catalog (1969), Washington, D.C. : Corcoran Gallery of Art (image from http://momalibrary.tumblr.com)

This Sunday, July 13, at 356 Mission in Los Angeles, they will be screening the documentary Hairy Who and the Chicago Imagists, introduced by Ricky Swallow. The event is free and begins at 8:30PM sharp. I’ve always loved the colorful, fantastical, and highly stylized work of artists like Jim Nutt and Christina Ramberg. I’m very excited […]

MY ATLAS

Morvern Callar (2002) dir. Lynne Ramsay

This summer, the Clockshop presents a series of films, My Atlas, curated by Julia Meltzer, Sasha Archibald and Courtney Stephens. On Thursday July 10th at 7:30PM, outside in the Elysian courtyard, at 2806 Clearwater St., Los Angeles, CA 90039, the series begins with the film Morvern Callar (2002) introduced by Tisa Bryant.  This is a rare and special opportunity to see some great films […]

VASQUEZ ROCKS!

Vasquez Rocks in Star Trek

Maybe you have never been to Vasquez Rocks, but you have probably seen these prominent rock formations on television or in a movie. This grouping of rocks, about an hour drive north of Los Angeles, has been featured on Star Trek, and in the movies Austin Powers, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, The Muppet Movie, Bill […]