Ciné Club: The Beaver Trilogy

A film by Trent Harris

Wednesday, April 23
20:00 — Mindpirates Vereinsheim

Of all the films that have ever been or will be, nothing compares to Beaver Trilogy. It’s an organic cinematic experience which evolved over 18 years from a chance encounter in a parking lot into a complex and haunting filmic masterpiece Beaver Trilogy resonates with pure emotion rooted in reality but transformed into fiction. Trent Harris is more than the director of this phenomenon. His role as both observer and artist was a key component in the intricate development of the film.

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Ciné Club: Panorama Emphemera

Wednesday, April 9
Doors 19:00, film 20:00 — Mindpirates Vereinsheim

PANORAMA EPHEMERA is composed of sequences drawn from a wide variety of ephemeral (industrial, advertising, educational and amateur) films, touring conflicted North American landscapes. The films’ often-skewed visions reconstruct a history filled with horror and hope, unreeling in familiar and unexpected ways.

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Ciné Club: Salesman

A film by Albert Maysles, David Maysles and Charlotte Zwerin

Wednesday, April 2
Doors 19:00, film starts 20:00 — Mindpirates Vereinsheim

A landmark American documentary, the Maysles Brothers’ and Zwerin’s Salesman captures in vivid detail the bygone era of the door-to-door salesman. While laboring to sell a gold-embossed version of the Good Book, Paul Brennan and his colleagues target the beleaguered masses – then face the demands of quotas and the frustrations of life on the road.

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