May 07, 2016 at Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts in Chicago.
(Ross Lipman, USA, 2015, 128 min., DCP)
Ross Lipman is an independent filmmaker and archivist. Formerly Senior Film Restorationist at the UCLA Film & Television Archive, his many restorations include Charles Burnett’s Killer of Sheep, Kent Mackenzie’s The Exiles, and works by Charlie Chaplin, Shirley Clarke, and Kenneth Anger, among others. He has received Anthology Film Archives’ Preservation Honors and the National Society of Film Critics’ Heritage Award, and his essays on film history, technology, and aesthetics have been published in Artforum, Sight and Sound, and numerous academic books and journals. His films have screened internationally and been collected by museums and institutions including the Oberhausen Kurzfilm Archive, Budapest’s Balazs Bela Studios, The Academy Film Archive, and Anthology Film Archives.