August 29-31, 2002
In cooperation with the Regional Film Center, Film i Värmland, Karlstad University is hosting the first international conference dedicated to the films of Gunvor Nelson, one of the central figures in the avant-garde film movement that emerged in the Bay Area in the 60 's.
The event includes a retrospective of Gunvor Nelson's films and a series of talks aimed at examining both her films and her own historical and contemporary contexts. Among the speakers are well-known filmmakers, curators and academics: Steve Anker, Paul Arthur, Pip Chodorov, Malcolm Le Grice, Henrik Orrje, Astrid Söderbergh-Widding.
Inquiries, registration and advance ticket bookings can be made until June 26th, 2002. Contact Inger.Jonsson@kau.se, phone +46 54 700 11 62
The program is available at www.kk.kau.se/filmv/u_l.htm