Film Screening: Breaking the Frame (Marielle Nitoslawska, 2012, 100 min.)

26 Oct


Film still from Breaking the Frame

Wednesday November 2, 6:30 pm
Michelson Theater, Tisch School of the Arts
721 Broadway, Room 648

This documentary profiles Carolee Schneemann, a pioneer of performance, body art, and avant-garde cinema, as well as a participant in Moorman’s festivals. Schneeman’s own collaged and diaristic approach to cinema is mirrored in Nitoslawska’s intimate portrait of her. With an introduction and Q&A by B. Ruby Rich, professor, Social Documentation Program and Film & Digital Media Department, UC Santa Cruz.

Co-sponsored by NYU’s Department of Cinema Studies (TSOA) and Grey Art Gallery.

This program is free of charge, no reservations, capacity limited, and subject to change.
Photo ID required for entrance to NYU buildings.
Information: greyartgallery.nyu.edugreyartgallery@nyu.edu212/998-6780.

Offered in conjunction with the exhibition A Feast of Astonishments:
Charlotte Moorman and the Avant-Garde, 1960s–1980s,
on view at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery September 8–December 10, 2016.
For more information on the exhibition,
please visit

Don’t Throw Anything Out: Charlotte Moorman’s Archive
The Fales Library, Tracey/Barry Gallery
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor
On view: September 8–December 9, 2016
Information: 212/998-2596


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