Programme curated by George Clark.
Un Chien Andalou
Luis Buñuel & Salvador Dali | France | 1929 | 17min
One of the seminal and most notorious films of the last century, Un Chien Andalou is the most fully realised Surrealist film.
Les Jeux des Anges
Walerian Borowczyk | France | 1964 | 13min
Based on a series of paintings by the Polish artists and filmmaker Walerian Borowczyk, Les Jeux des Anges takes the viewer into a nightmarish and sinister labyrinth world.
Meshes of the Afternoon
Maya Deren & Alexander Hammid | USA | 1943 | 13min
Maya Deren's iconic film established the independent film movement in the USA and inspired generations of filmmakers ever since.
Dimensions of Dialogue
Jan Svankmajer | Czechoslovakia | 1982 | 13min
Svankmajer, one of cinema's most innovative animators, created this pessimistic comment of the possibility of dialogue.
Suzan Pitt | USA | 1974-78 | 19min
This candy coloured nightmare astounded audiences upon its release where it played alongside David Lynch's Erasurehead on the midnight movie circuit .
Our Lady of the Sphere
Lawrence Jordan | USA | 1969 | 10min
Our Lady of the Sphere is American artist Larry Jordan's most exquisite creation. A colour collage of rococo imagery juxtaposed with symbols and imagery from antiquity to the space age.