Ultra-seeing is an exploration of experimental cinema from the perspective of synesthesia, visual music, and visualization of music.
Each hour-long session will bring together major works from the rich collection of Light Cone, a French organization dedicated to the diffusion and conservation of experimental cinema, and contemporary productions from local and international artists.Free admission with RSVP.
FILM EXERCISE N°2-3 by James & John WHITNEY (USA) 1944 / 16 mm / coul / son / 4' 00
ARNULF RAINER by Peter KUBELKA (Austria) 1958-1960 / 16 mm or 35 mm / n&b / son / 6' 30
CHROMOPHONIE by Alexandre VITKINE (France) 1967 / 16 mm / coul / son / 7' 00
MATRIX III by John WHITNEY (USA) 1972 / 16 mm / coul / son / 11' 00
ALL OVER by Emmanuel LEFRANT (France) 2001 / 16 mm or Beta SP / color / sound / 7' 00
This series of monthly screenings is coordinated by Light Cone and the school of Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication (ATEC) at UT Dallas with the support of the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in Houston.