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Force of Stillness

Saturday, November 5, 2016
4:30 PM–6:00 PM

1982, Trinh T. Minh-ha, 40 min.

Trinh T. Minh-ha shows the classic short film Reassemblage and gives a post-screening talk on the spiritual dimension of creating films. The screening will be followed by a book signing for Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared.

This screening is part of the two-day festival Force of Stillness: Film and Performance Inspired by Buddhism, curated by Amber Bemak.

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About the FIlmmaker

Trinh T. Minh-ha is a filmmaker, writer, composer, and professor of rhetoric and of gender and women’s studies at the University of California, Berkeley. Her work includes eight feature-length films honored in numerous retrospectives around the world, several large-scale collaborative installations, and numerous books including Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared; D-Passage: The Digital Way; Elsewhere, Within Here; and Cinema Interval. She is the recipient of many awards, including the Wild Dreamer Lifetime Achievement Award at the Subversive Festival, Zagreb, Croatia; the Lifetime Achievement Award from Women’s Caucus for Art; and the Trailblazers Award at MIPDOC, Cannes Documentary Film, France.

Tickets: $20.00

Member Tickets: $18.00