Conversations at the Edge

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Thursday, October 17, 6:00 p.m.

Narcisa Hirsch, Werner Nekes, 1980. Image courtesy of the artist.

A pivotal figure in Latin American experimental cinema, Argentinian filmmaker Narcisa Hirsch is renowned for her striking explorations of the body, agency, and desire. Curator Federico Windhausen presents a selection of Hirsch's films from the 1970s and 80s and moderates a discussion with the artist, who will join remotely.

"conversations at the edge is a cultural arts gem" - chicago tribune

Organized by the Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation in collaboration with the Gene Siskel Film Center and the Video Data BankConversations at the Edge is a dynamic weekly series of screenings, performances, and talks by groundbreaking media artists.