Experimentalfilm Agreement


MIEFF presents the work of filmmakers and videographers who work at the interface of artistic practices. The objective of the festival is to contribute to the development of experimental cinema as a space of interaction between cinema, music, theatre and contemporary art. Critic to Know: GENE YOUNGBLOODSeminal Text to Know: Expanded Cinema (1970) Structuralist or materialistic film is what was minimalism for sculpture in the 1960s. In his paradigm book Structural Film Anthology (1976), English theorist and filmmaker Peter Gidal openly wrote that “structural/materialist film tries not to be illusionist” in its attempt to “demystify the cinematic process.” Structuralist film represents nothing like minimalist objects….