Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas Collection

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Contre-Oeil (Cross Eye)
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas presents Cross-Eye, an anthology of Quebec and Canadian experimental film and video art (1960-2011) . From surrealist refractions to punk and dissident factions, the anthology…
Etienne O'Leary - Films 1966-1968
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas anthology presents the complete works of Quebec filmmaker Etienne O'Leary. Pillar of the underground and initiator of a new movie language, the evanescent and glowing…
Cinema of Ruins - The Films of Solomon Nagler
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas presents the short film anthology of Canadian artist Solomon Nagler. This collection contains the complete anthology, as well as recent cinematic works of Solomon Nagler.
A Rebours
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas presents this transgressive short film compilation. Conceived by the underground film society Cinema Abattoir, the A Rebours short film anthology convey the spectator side of…
Incarnation: Short Films Anthology
Conceived by the underground film society Cinema Abattoir, the Incarnation short films anthology is a gem of contemporary experimental and avant-garde cinema. Filmmakers from different countries and generations meets in…
Mecanix
In this fairytale with characters as scary as the worst nightmare, we enter an unknown world. Mecanix tells the story of another world, where the last human beings are forced…

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Contre-Oeil (Cross Eye)
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas presents Cross-Eye, an anthology of Quebec and Canadian experimental film and video art (1960-2011) . From surrealist refractions to punk and dissident factions, the anthology brings together a unique collection of avant-garde movie works. Tearing apart the barriers betweens eras, borders and mediums, the viewing…
A Rebours
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas presents this transgressive short film compilation. Conceived by the underground film society Cinema Abattoir, the A Rebours short film anthology convey the spectator side of experimental and avant-garde cinema.
Etienne O'Leary - Films 1966-1968
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas anthology presents the complete works of Quebec filmmaker Etienne O'Leary. Pillar of the underground and initiator of a new movie language, the evanescent and glowing pictures of O 'Leary films shows us many compatriots: such as Pierre Clementi, Jean-Pierre and Pierre Molinier Bouyxou Appearing under…
Mecanix
In this fairytale with characters as scary as the worst nightmare, we enter an unknown world. Mecanix tells the story of another world, where the last human beings are forced to be the slave of strange creatures that rule the world. But those beasts fear the embryo of the universe…
Cinema of Ruins - The Films of Solomon Nagler
Canadian Institute for Exploratory Cinemas presents the short film anthology of Canadian artist Solomon Nagler. This collection contains the complete anthology, as well as recent cinematic works of Solomon Nagler.
Incarnation: Short Films Anthology
Conceived by the underground film society Cinema Abattoir, the Incarnation short films anthology is a gem of contemporary experimental and avant-garde cinema. Filmmakers from different countries and generations meets in this anthology dedicated to the lyrical side of cinema. A transcendental meditative and contemplative short film compilation, the following films…
Ruins Rider
Filmed in the lost territories of the Balkans, RUINS RIDER portrays the secret ruins that triggered trances over the past centuries. Using an array of hypnotic pulsating flickers, filmmaker Pierre-Luc Vaillancourt conceived an explosive kinetic experience. Accompanied by a powerful soundtrack by Marc Hurtado of the cult project Etant Donnes,…
Listen to the City
I see a new world. Do you see it? If you listened to the city back in 1984, here's what it told you: there are dark days coming, and the only way to survive them is by being rich. "Made during the re-election year of Ronald Reagan, the election year…
Nightmare at School
Who hasn't felt apprehensive at the thought of starting high school? This is the central theme of this short animated film. Playing on imagination and humour, the director offers viewers a thought-provoking piece dealing with the transition that young people between the ages of 10 and 13 experience. Inspired by…
HA'Aki
H'Aki is a short abstract-impressionist film in which the animation and the music were made simultaneously in an organic process of symbiotic creativity. Filmmaker Iriz Paabo tells the highly subjective story of a complete hockey game using a new cinematic vocabulary she calls "animbits." Paabo readily admits she is not…
Unseen Cinema: Early American Avant-Garde Film 1894-1941
UNSEEN CINEMA: EARLY AMERICAN AVANT-GARDE FILM 1894-1941 is the ground-breaking retrospective that explores long-forgotten American experimental films made in the United States and Europe during the formative period of cinema. Arranged into thematic programs, the digital version consists of over 140 films, newly preserved and restored in 35mm and 16mm…
Curtis Harrington Short Film Collection
Curtis Harrington, widely regarded as one of the important avant-garde directors of the 1940s as well as an early influential figure in what would come to be known as "New Queer Cinema," was born in Los Angeles in 1926. He began making films as a teenager, often deeply surreal, intuitive…