Onion City Film Festival

Thanks for joining us for 2016! It was a fantastic year. 

 

Onion City Awards:

First Place: Many Thousands Gone
Ephraim Asili

Second Place: Something Between Us
Jodie Mack

Third Place: Mad Ladders
Michael Robinson

 

Honorable Mentions:

Notes from the Interior
Ben Balcom

Aswirl Alight Aight
Tommy Heffron

Azimuth
KaSandra Skistad

Psychic Driving
William E. Jones

Prima Materia
Charlotte Pryce

Occidente
Ana Vaz

Join us next year for the 28th Onion City Experimental Film Festival.

Saturday MARCH 23 | The Ghosts Are Laughing At Us

3:30pm | 54 min

A spooky air of events past and present haunts these works. Is history repeating itself? What can happen when everything has already happened?

Filmmakers Caitlin Ryan (THE HOUSE WITH NO CORNERS) and Michael Wawzenek (HUNGER ANGER WONDER TUMBLE) will be in attendance for a short Q&A following the screening!


Failing Up   “Failing Up” describes career advancement despite bad decisions, bankruptcies, and intellectual mediocrity. In this short film, the Manhattan real estate holdings of everybody’s favorite King of Failing Up are catalogued and synced to a soundtrack that suggests how it feels to be one of his subjects.  Jackie Goss  USA, 2019, 7:30 mins  Visit the   artist’s website here  .

Failing Up
“Failing Up” describes career advancement despite bad decisions, bankruptcies, and intellectual mediocrity. In this short film, the Manhattan real estate holdings of everybody’s favorite King of Failing Up are catalogued and synced to a soundtrack that suggests how it feels to be one of his subjects.

Jackie Goss

USA, 2019, 7:30 mins

Visit the artist’s website here.

3 Dreams of Horses    Film is made out of gelatin that comes from horses. They’re waiting to be slaughtered, so that pictures can be made.  Mike Hoolboom  Canada, 2018, 6:20 mins  Visit the   artist’s website here  .

3 Dreams of Horses

Film is made out of gelatin that comes from horses. They’re waiting to be slaughtered, so that pictures can be made.

Mike Hoolboom

Canada, 2018, 6:20 mins

Visit the artist’s website here.

The House With No Corners    Known as the Devil's House, the Town Hall, and the Bull Valley Police Department, "The House With No Corners" observes the uncanny past and present of those who haunt a Midwestern landscape.  Caitlin Ryan  USA, 2019, 8:00 mins  Visit the   artist’s Vimeo page here  .

The House With No Corners

Known as the Devil's House, the Town Hall, and the Bull Valley Police Department, "The House With No Corners" observes the uncanny past and present of those who haunt a Midwestern landscape.

Caitlin Ryan

USA, 2019, 8:00 mins

Visit the artist’s Vimeo page here.

Hunger Anger Wonder Tumble    An ethnographic excavation of the American home video market of the 80s and 90s that isolates and highlights authoritarian whiteness and masculinity.  Michael Wawzenek  USA, 2018, 32:00 mins  Visit the   artist’s website here  .

Hunger Anger Wonder Tumble

An ethnographic excavation of the American home video market of the 80s and 90s that isolates and highlights authoritarian whiteness and masculinity.

Michael Wawzenek

USA, 2018, 32:00 mins

Visit the artist’s website here.