A screening/discussion with electronic video pioneer Dan Sandin moderated by Jason Nebergall. Continue reading
Virtual Talks with Video Activists is an ongoing series of screenings and discussions with artists, journalists, and community organizers who use video to break boundaries.
Below you can find out about upcoming events and watch recordings of past ones.
Thursday, April 29th – Virtual Screening and Discussion of MAYDAY 1971 RAW4:00 PM PT / 6:00 PM CT / 7:00 PM ETFree, 90 minute screening and discussionClick here to register now Feel the true fervor of 1970s utopian activism! Action-packed and emotionally-charged. 25 young indy filmmakers, with the earliest video cameras, cover the country’s largest civil disobedience peace protests from inside. Featuring Rennie Davis, Dr Benj Spock, Mayday Video pioneer camera journalists, and thousands of brave anti-war protesters, including and … Continue reading
On April 15th, 2021, join Media Burn and VDB for a live-only screening of No Hop Sing, No Bruce Lee with director Janice Tanaka and co-director David Gallardo, moderated by Stephen Gong. Continue reading
On April 1st, 2021, Media Burn presented a screening of excerpts from the upcoming film Walk with Frank. Frank Romero and filmmakers Ryan and Matt Mayers joined a conversation moderated by Yana Khashper.
March 11: Virtual screening/discussion with Paper Tiger TV founder and Deep Dish Satellite Network co-founder DeeDee Halleck, moderated by Avery LaFlamme from the University of Chicago Department of Cinema and Media Studies. Continue reading
Feb 25: Virtual screening/discussion with filmmaker and scholar Julia Lesage, moderated by Salomé Skivirsky. Continue reading
2/11/21: screening/discussion with filmmaker Franklin López, moderated by Stephen Charbonneau. Continue reading
Jan 28: Join Media Burn and the original filmmakers for a screening of The End of the Nightstick, a 1993 film documenting police brutality in Chicago. Continue reading