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This is Now: Film and Video After Punk

This is Now: Film and Video After Punk Program Three – Just Images

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Thursday 8/18
7:00 pm
$9 General Public
$7 Students & Seniors
FREE IHP Members & Residents

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This second night of This is Now: Film and Video After Punk, will be introduced by William Fowler, Curator of Artists’ Moving Image, British Film Institute National Archive, followed by a special reception for ticket holders featuring a Post-Punk/New Wave DJ set by Philadelphia based producer and musician Jeff Ziegler. The reception will include complimentary light fare, and beverages provided by Philadelphia Distilling.  

Program Three - Just Images: The moral, political and symbolic integrity of the image itself is interrogated and overturned in these richly textured films. John Maybury casts Siouxsie Sioux and fashion designer David Holah in one of the singularly most stunning and ambitious Super 8 works of the era, the existential Court of Miracles. Young filmmakers bring on the post-modern age.

The Court of Miracles

Dir. John Maybury, UK, 1982, video 44 min.

Glory Boys?

Dir. Vanda Carter, UK, 1983, video, 4 min.


Dir. Isaac Julien, UK, 1984, video, 24 min.

Psychic TV: Unclean

Dir. Cerith Wyn Evans & John Maybury, UK, 1984, video, 9 min.