RIPE LEEKS is a new quarterly screening series that exclusively showcases recent film and video work by Chicago-based artists.
The first screening, “forces adrift”, will feature work by Alejandro Jimenez, Fern Silva, Jason Ogawa, Traci Hercher, and a triple 16mm projection piece by Ian Curry. Come see snakes, spiders, mermaids, and the Total Destruction of Earth.
Tender Feet – Fern Silva 2013
Untitled (EPIC-FAIL) – Alejandro Jimenez Flores 2015
Adornos Sublime – Alejandro Jimenez Flores 2013
Computers (in our Lives) – Traci Hercher 2014
Remains to be Seen – Ian Curry 2013
Wayward Fronds – Fern Silva 2014
What Makes You Special – Jason Ogawa 2015
Total runtime ~ 45 min
Curated by Michael Wawzenek.
Filmfront (1740 W 18th St) is a cine-club located in chicago’s pilsen neighborhood. selected programs draw from overlapping spheres of global, classic, documentary, experimental and local cinema. situated at the core of a diverse community, our storefront venue invites a cross-cultural dialogue in the form of discussions, panels, lectures, and exhibitions in addition to our regular screenings.