KUSAMA - INFINITY

Icon-fb Icon-twitter Icon-tumblr
Feature

GLOBE CINEMA (617 8 AVE SW)

Runs from April 16, 2018 to April 16, 2018

View Images

We're very pleased to be a Community Partner, alongside Sled Island, for the Calgary Undergound Film Festival's presentation of KUSAMA - INFINITY

KUSAMA - INFINITY
THURSDAY, APRIL 19 @ 6:45PM
GLOBE CINEMA (617 8 AVE SW)

KUSAMA - INFINITY explores artist Yayoi Kusama’s journey from a conservative upbringing in Japan to her brush with fame in America during the 1960s. As a Japanese woman attempting to permeate the white, male-dominated art scene of New York, Kusama was very much an outsider. Her fierce determination and artistry was often overlooked by the press during her formative years even though her work rivalled — and arguably influenced — that of Andy Warhol. Many years later Kusama’s work is finally commanding the attention it deserves.

The 15th Calgary Underground Film Festival runs April 16 - 22 // see calgaryundergroundfilm.org for a full listing of events

TRUCK Members receive a discounted ticket // email engagement@truck.ca for more details

UNITED STATES, 2018 : CANADIAN PREMIERE
 
OFFICIAL SELECTION
Sundance 2018
 
DIRECTOR'S BIO
Passionate about documentaries and biography films, Heather Lenz is a short film director and researcher. Since earning her MFA in Cinematic Arts from USC, Lenz has worked on film and television projects in various roles including as a researcher and producer on programs for The History Channel, Food Network and PBS.

Director
Heather Lenz
 
Producers
Heather Lenz
Karen Johnson
David Koh
Dan Braun
 
Editing
Heather Lenz
Keita Ideno
 
Cinematographers
Hart Perry
Hideaki Itaya (Japan)
 
Official website:
 
Twitter:
 
Facebook: