Media Arts Program

Friday, October 6 — Monday, October 9

Buffalo International Film Festival

Two Worlds

In the Orchard


The following are just the screenings taking place at Hallwalls (see link at the bottom of this page for the complete festival schedule at all venues):

Friday, October 6
4:45pm Two Worlds (59 min.) (w/ Test of Courage, 20 min. & Just an Inconvenience, 24 min.)

7:00pm In the Orchard (102 min.) (w/ Rabbit Hole, 3 min.)

9:15pm Prodigy (80 min.) (w/ Memoir, 15 min.)

Saturday, October 7
11:00am Train Driver's Diary (85 min.) (w/ The Servant, 9 min.)

1:00pm BIFF SHORTS: Interstates (97 minutes total)

3:15pm BIFF SHORTS: Domestic Affairs (90 minutes total)

5:30pm BIFF SHORTS: Global (121 minutes total)

7:45pm The Sounding (93 min.)

9:45pm The Midnighters (88 min.) (w/ The Weight, 18 min.) 

Sunday, October 8
12:00pm Centralia: Pennsylvania's Lost Town (89 min.) (w/Coddington Trail, 27 min.)

2:15pm The Stairs (95 min.) (w/ Andy Woolfe's Birthday, 8 min.)

4:30pm The Street Where We Live (100 min.)

7:00pm The Art of Loving: The Story of Michalina Wislocka(120 min.)

9:15pm Kupal (81 min.) (w/ The Swelling, 15 min.)

Monday, October 9
12:00pm Lovers (105 min.)

2:00pm Sundown (95 min.)

4:45pm Even Lovers Get the Blues (95 min.) (w/ Bright Moonlit Night, 15 min.)

6:45pm Restraint (95 min.) (w/ State of Emergency Motherfucker!, 6 min.)

9:00pm BIFF SHORTS: Danger Zone (119 minutes total)

For details, visit the BIFF web site with full schedule of screenings at all 4 venues and descriptions, directors, and countries of origin of all films.

Click here to buy an all-access Bison Pass: under $40 for 4 days and 4 nights of films.

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Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

from Sep. 22, 2017
through Nov. 3, 2017

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 ...