Asco: Chicano Cinema and Agnes Varda’s Mur Murs
LACMA curator Rita Gonzalez will be joined by filmmaker and Asco catalogue contributor Jesse Lerner to present film-related work by Asco, including slides of their No-Movies (1972–78), Super-8 films documenting performances (1972–74), single-channel videos, and fotonovelas. The evening will also include a screening of Agnes Varda’s Mur Murs (1981) which features a performance by Asco. This is a co-presentation with Los Angeles Filmforum as part of their Pacific Standard Time initiative, Alternative Projections.
Bing Theater | Free, no reservations
Image: Asco, Gores 1974/printed 2011, Photograph by Harry Gamboa Jr., Fujigloss Lightjet print, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy of Harry Gamboa Jr.