Media Arts Program
 


Saturday, May 10, 1997

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
The Soros Documentary Fund, The Rockefeller Foundation, National Asian American Telecommunications Association, Unitarian Universalist Fund for a Just Society, Hugh M. Hefner Foundations, Horizons Foundation, Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation, Zellerbach Family Fund.

REEL TO REAL: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

Presented at:
Hallwalls

LICENSED TO KILL (directed by Arthur Dong, 16mm, 1997, 80min). Licensed to Kill, directed by Arthur Dong, is a harrowing look at homophobia and gay bashing as seen through the eyes of convicted murderers from prison cells across the United States. (exerpt from ImageOut Lesbian and Gay Film Festival 1997).


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May and June, 1997 - 1997

 
 
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David Schirm
All The Glad Variety


Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...