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April 2008


58 N 3rd St
(btw Wythe & Kent) Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Subway: L Train
(Bedford stop) 718.384.1369
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1
Cartune Xprez
A multimedia blowout featuring CARTUNE XPREZ's newest collection of animated videos plus a multidimensional performance by Hooliganship (3D glasses are provided)
(7:30 and 10pm) $5
$10 Minimum

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2
Damina Quinones y Su Conjunto
Akin to a mix tape made from his Uncles old vinyl collection with Snap, Crackles, and Pops included
(9pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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3
BALLROGG
Norwegian duo interpret classics from the free jazz/
avantgarde repertoire along with original material and free improvisation
(8pm) $7
$10 Minimum
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Suzy's Party
A no-budget experimental film shot in Minneapolis "A film is being made, based on the filming of a movie already made."
(11pm) Free
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4/5
FRIDAY
EyeWash *Scenario*
Live-mix video series of performances by top NYC VJs and Video Artists, continues with an audiovisual collaboration by VJ Moto and Andrés Benavides, the rapid-fire laptop storytelling of John Keith Brunelle, and the visualizations of Lady Firefly. Music by EyeWash DJ ActivePhaze
(7:30 & 10pm)
$5, $10 Minimum
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SATURDAY
Dystopians THX1138 Movie night
SA , Bones and guitarist Norman Westburg return to live score this George Lucas 1971 Sci Fi classic
(7:30 & 10pm) $10, $10 Minimum
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6
a girl called lehni projects presents: Attending Service
Screening of Attending Service - a video poem about the isolation that occurs in the lives of the immigrant women that work as bathroom attendants
(7:30pm) Free $10 minimum
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7
Rare Japanese Cinema
EARLY
Hausu
1977 Haunted House rare classic "if Dario Argento directed Beetlejuice"
(7:30pm) Free
$10 Minimum
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LATE
Black Lizard
1968 mod thriller from the director of Battle Royale; Mishima screenplay
(10pm) Free
$10 Minimum
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8
Rare Japanese Cinema
EARLY
Black Lizard
1968 mod thriller from the director of Battle Royale; Mishima screenplay
(7:30pm) Free
$10 Minimum
more info


LATE
Hausu
1977 Haunted House rare classic "if Dario Argento directed Beetlejuice"
(10pm) Free
$10 Minimum
more info

9
Rare Japanese Cinema
EARLY
Hausu
1977 Haunted House rare classic "if Dario Argento directed Beetlejuice"
(7:30pm) Free
$10 Minimum
more info


LATE
Black Lizard
1968 mod thriller from the director of Battle Royale; Mishima screenplay
(10pm) Free
$10 Minimum
more info


10
Monkey Town Presents:
Silent Films + Unique Instruments Festival

Classic silent era films with scores performed live on fantastic original instruments
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1916)
Bradford Reed (pencilina) & Jane Scarpantoni (cello)
perform

(7:30 & 10pm) $8 $10 Minimum
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11/12
FRIDAY

Monkey Town Presents:
Silent Films + Unique Instruments Festival

Classic silent era films with scores performed live on fantastic original instruments
Man with a Movie Camera (1929)
League of Musical Urban Robots
perform
(7:30 & 10pm) $10, $10 Minimum

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SATURDAY
Monkey Town Presents:
Silent Films + Unique Instruments Festival

Classic silent era films with scores performed live on fantastic original instruments
Phantom of the Opera (1925)
Jay Wasco performs

(7:30 & 10pm) $8, $10 Minimum
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13
Monkey Town Presents:
Silent Films + Unique Instruments Festival

EARLY
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
score by Pet Shop Boys
7:30pm, Free
$10 minimum
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LATE
Metropolis (1927)
score by Giorgio Moroder
10pm, Free
$10 minimum
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14
HiFi New Music Festival:
Samson Young and Matrix Music Collaborators

Teletubbies, Music and Silent Film: intensely poetic
multimedia from Hong Kong
(8pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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15
HiFi New Music Festival:
Monkey Solo!

Solo performances of experimental music for violin, cello, saxophone and electric guitar
(8pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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16
HiFi New Music Festival:
audioVision2

Live sound, improvisation on invented instruments and experimental films curated by Sam Pluta
(8pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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17
Jeremiah Cymerman
In Memory of the Labyrinth System
Tzadik CD Release Party
(8pm) $10
$10 minimum
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VJ Demencia + DJ Sr. Minimo
(11pm) Free

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18/19
FRIDAY
Shades of Jazz on Noir
Classic film noir works of 40s & 50s with live soundtrack from the Freak Lip Kill Band
(7:30 & 10pm) $5, $10 Minimum
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SATURDAY
Jack Rose and D. Charles Speer
Major doods rock the town; a la Fahey via No Neck Blues Band; Sunburned Hand of the Man
(8 & 10:30pm) $10, $10 Minimum

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20
Peter Garfield Opening Reception
3-channel video Deep Space 1 in conjunction with Pierogi opening
(6 - 10pm)
Free
Free drinks from 6 - 8pm
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21
Sharon Van Etten + Forest Fire + Shilpa Ray
A night of beautifully spun songs to cry to

(8:30pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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22
Advanced
Vision + Sound from Parsons

Experimental works and bizarre journeys by Joshua Goldberg's advanced students at Parsons Communications Design and Technology

(7:30 & 10pm) $5 $10 Minimum



23
Peru Ana Ana Peru
A delicious serving of experimental
exploits of the cinematic nature, with live score
(9pm) $5
$10 Minimum

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24
Unitygain
Seminal audio/visual salon returns from the hereafter with Solo AV Performances

(7:30 & 10pm) $6 ($10 for both)
$10 Minimum
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25/26
FRIDAY
EARLY:
Food Party
Brand new episode in the ongoing
Food Party series from Thu Tran

(7:30pm)
Free, $10 Minimum
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LATE:
Cinephilia Party
The PossEble Theater Co -- Interactive film & candid photos satisfy the voyeur with DJ Success
(10pm-Late) $10
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SATURDAY
EARLY:
SPACE
New dance, music, and video works curated by David Jensenius

(7:30pm)
$5, $10 Minimum
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LATE:
City Breathing w/Tsui
Evening of ambient indie rock with
abstract film accompaniment
(10:30pm) $5, $10 Minimum
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27
Chairlift + Elizabeth Harper + Picture Picture
Three deep cuts of Brooklyn's underground pop scene hold court + Video Screening by Kat Sabatini; with special guest Quinn Walker
(8pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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28
Hans Tammen w/ Andrea Parkins, David Watson, Briggan Krauss, Mario deVega, Zachary Seldess
Two sets of rapidfire juxtapositions of radically contrastive and fascinating sounds and grooves
(8pm) $8
$10 Minimum

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29
EARLY:
Trip: Remix Your Experience
DVD Release

Hamburg-based artists Frank Otto and Bernt Köhler-Adams'
74-minutes of eclectic music for a 4-screen, multi-image collage

(7pm)
$5
$10 Minimum

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LATE:
AR Plovnick Appearance Day Celebration
AR Plovnick, Rob Byrd, Adam Watt, and Ophibre perform
ambient tunes to usher in the anniversary of
Plovnick's birth. Custom visuals complement the
musicnt
(10pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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30
Åsten + Donkey Flamingo + Ugly (Is a Movie)
2 great Brooklyn bands with original background visuals
plus a screening of a work in progress film by Jason Ryan

(8:30pm) $5
$10 Minimum
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