David Weissman: SHORTS

OCT 15, 2013 | 7:00 PM TO 9:00 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

1218: Segal Theatre

WHEN:

October 15, 2013: 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

CONTACT INFO:

212-817-1955

ADMISSION:

Free

RESERVATIONS:

rsvp@clags.org

Description

For the first time in his career, David Weissman will screen many of his shorts together in New York City, presenting a selection of his short films including: Complaints, Beauties Without a Cause, The Steps, Song from an Angel, Mothers, Dancing Jews with Wacky Shoes, and The Short, Short Trailer. He will also discuss how his work reflects a broader social history of queer San Francisco over the decades.

This screening is included in a 3-part series of screenings entitled Chronicling the Queer: The Films of David Weissman in October 2013. From his earliest short films to his ground-breaking documentary We Were Here, Weissman has been chronicling queer experiences for over thirty years. This series in presented in collaboration with Visual AIDS and the Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art.