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LA FILMFORUM PRESENTS And Magics: The films of Josh B Mabe, and his Chicago Favorites

Friday, January 18, 2019, 8:00 pm

Doors 7:30; LA Filmforum admission prices apply (see below for details)

Los Angeles and US premieres, with Josh B Mabe in person!

Renowned Chicago-based filmmaker and programmer Josh B Mabe presents a selection of his films and videos made over the past decade as well as a selection of his favorite work from other Chicago-based artists.

Mabe’s films have screened at the New York Film Festival, Images Film Festival, Ann Arbor Film Festival, and the Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival. He has programmed work in Chicago at Gallery 400, Links Hall, The Nightingale, University of Chicago, and the Chicago Underground Film Festival. He was formerly Program Director of Chicago Filmmakers and Programmer for the Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival (you can see him at work in episode 2 of the Netflix show Easy).

“But to the end of time certain places of the world remain defined for him as the place where those sensations were; and his only possible answer to the question where anything is will be to say ‘there,’ and to name some sensation or other like those first ones, which shall identify the spot. Space means but the aggregate of all our possible sensations.”

—William James

Tickets: $10 general; $6 for students/seniors; free for Filmforum members. Available in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at https://bpt.me/4034607 or at the door.

Full program information here.

For more information: www.lafilmforum.org or 323-377-7238.

Screening includes intermission.

 

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