Monday, March 16, 2015

3/18 Winterfilms: Robert Todd (in-person)


Rescheduled due to one of our blizzards. Now that we have officially broken the record for the most snow ever in Boston (108.6 inches), Local Filmmaker Robert Todd has re-assembled a special collection of his snow, ice and frost themed 16mm film for an exciting Mass Art Film Society screening. Come in from the cold and join us in the warm glow of his lyrical films while we dream of the coming spring.

Robert Todd is A lyrical filmmaker as well as a sound and visual artist, Robert Todd continually produces short works that resist categorization. In the past twenty years he has produced a large body of short-to-medium format films that have been exhibited internationally at a wide variety of venues and festivals including the Media City Festival, San Francisco International Film Festival, Rotterdam International Film Festival, New York Film Festival, Le Rencontres Internationale, Balagan Film Series, Nouveau Cinema in Montreal, Cinematheque Ontario, the Harvard Film Archive, Pacific Film Archive, the Paris Biennial, Slamdance Film Festival, and others. His films have won numerous festival prizes, grants, and artist’s awards. He teaches film production at Emerson College in Boston.

Program subject to change:

Trembling Palace (7:00) 2013

Winter Present (6:00) 2014

Threshold (19:00) 2013

Shades of Gray (16:30) 2014

Thunder (11:00) 2004

LoveSong (6:00) 2014

Missing Boy (14:00) 2012