AVAILABLE FOR FREE STREAMING APRIL 15 - 25, 2021

 

Cineworks Presents:

LEFT WITH DREAMS

Curated by Brittney Appleby


Left With Dreams

Curated by Brittney Appleby
 



Left With Dreams delves into the extraordinary world of experimental analogue filmmaking. Be prepared to be captivated by the endless possibilities that experimental analogue filmmaking has to offer. The show brings together 9 short films that manifest the dreamworld into a visual reality. Styles ranging from eco-processing to optical printing, the filmmakers use the medium of analogue filmmaking to conjure up otherworldly scenes. The name for the show comes from Evagenline Belzile’s film Left With Dreams, which will be featured in the screening along with several other established and emerging artists from across North America. 


Featuring work by Lindsay McIntyre, Svava Tergesen, Jae Lew, Rea Saxena, Zoe Kirk-Gushowaty, Dawn George, Caitlin Diaz, Evangeline Belzile, Kellen Jackson and Jeffrey Ellom. 


Presented in partnership with Capture Photography Festival 2021 and Cineworks Independent Filmmakers Society



 

Be prepared to be captivated by the endless possibilities that experimental analogue filmmaking has to offer.
Still image from n the Backyarden (2016), Lindsay McIntyre, Cineworks

Still image from In the Backyarden, Lindsay McIntyre, (2016)

 

ABOUT THE CURATOR: Brittney Appleby


 


Brittney Appleby (She/They) is an interdisciplinary artist and filmmaker living on the unceded territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), səl̓ílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) First Nations, otherwise known as Vancouver, BC. Appleby holds a Diploma in Fine Arts from Langara College and will be graduating with their BFA majoring in Visual Arts from Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Spring 2021. Their primary focus is in analogue film and photography, as well as performance and installation. Some of the themes they explore in their work are the body, trauma, memory and nostalgia. Appleby is most inspired by the materiality of analogue practices and incorporates their background in painting, drawing and printmaking into experimental filmmaking. 

Find out more about Brittney Appleby:
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VUCAVU thanks Cineworks for its collaboration and the creation of this programming.


    

 
This curated program is part of the VUCAVU Expanded project.
We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.​