Media Arts Program
 

Sunday, February 17, 1991

VIDEO WITNESSES FESTIVAL OF NEW JOURNALISM:

Presented at:
Hallwalls

MAKING THE NEWS/FRAMING THE NEWS: Screenings and discussions featuring CIVIL DISOBEDIANCE PROTEST AT CANADEA SITE IN N.Y. STATE (Alleghany County Nonviolent Action Group [ACNAG] located in Alfred, New York, 1989-1990, 20 min), NEWS DIARIES, PART 1: NEWS IN THE RAW (News Collective of Buffalo, NY, 1990, 15 min, 8 mm); NEWS DIARIES, PART 2: BURNED BY THE NEWS (8mm News Collective of Buffalo, NY, 1990, 29 min); excerpts from DISORDERLY CONCEPT (Buffalo Artists Against Repression and Censorship [B.A.A.R.C]; and the installation STUDIO OF THE STREETS (First Amendment Network for Public Access TV of Buffalo, NY, 1990). Annie Goldsmith and Chris Bartton will join the video makers to discuss critical strategies for deconstructing the news and engaging the audience.