Screening and Conversation: Ben Caldwell, Barbara McCullough and Erin Christovale
7:00 to 9:00
Wed, October 25, 2017
Filmmaker Ben Caldwell developed his practice in the 1970s as part of the “L.A. Rebellion.” He is an arts educator and founder of KAOS Network, a community arts center providing training in digital media arts. In this program of short films, Caldwell’s Medea (1973) and I & I: An African Allegory (1979) along with Barbara McCullough’s Water Ritual #1: An Urban Rite of Purification (1979) (cinematography by Caldwell) will be screened. Afterwards Hammer Museum Assistant Curator Erin Christovale moderates a conversation between Caldwell and McCullough.
Digital presentation courtesy of the UCLA Film & Television Archive. L.A. Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema is a project of by UCLA Film & Television Archive developed as part of Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A. 1945-1980.
Header images: (l): I & I: An African Allegory (1979); (r): Medea (1973)
(l-r): Erin Christovale, Barbara McCullough, Ben Caldwell
Parking available in UCLA Lot 4, 221 Westwood Plaza, directly off Sunset Blvd | $12/day