Each year, Experiments in Cinema brings the international community of cinematic un-dependents to Albuquerque for a film festival that is designed to inspire a new generation of homegrown media activists to participate... MORE...

EIC 16.1
May 1—22, 2021

More amazing films coming this year!

What Remains by Belit Sag, 2018, Turkey. Part of EIC 15, Experiment 14

EIC 16.1 will be online in 2021 !

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The 5th annual Southern Colorado Film Festival will take place from October 13-15, 2016. Our 2016 theme, BORDERLESS, intends to inspire a diverse conversation about cinematic expression. We invite all filmmakers to submit for consideration by August 1st.
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EIC items!

Each year Experiments in Cinema is proud to screen films from more than 30 countries including a substantial number of films made by women.

In 2020, Experiments in Cinema is celebrating our 15th anniversary!

Experiments in Cinema is an annual Basement Films production. Basement Films is one of the few remaining first generation micro-cinemas.


Founder/Director – Bryan Konefsky

Technical Director – Melinda Kowalska
Design/Workshop Coordinator –Beth Hansen
Hospitality Director – Ren Adams

Youth Program Director – Nina Shoenfeld

Yearbook Editors – River Quane, David Camerana,     Angie Beauchamp, Beth Hansen

Print Traffic Controller – Nichole Hoch

Special Projects Coordinator – Peter Lisignoli

House Manager - Jenette Isaacson


Experiments In Cinema Festival Directors

Experiments In Cinema
Curatorial Committee

To Be Announced Soon.

P.O. Box 9229
Albuquerque, NM, USA 87119



Phone: 505-916-1635

  • General inquiries about the Festival.

  • Questions concerning submissions.

  • If you plan to attend the festival from out of town, and would like help finding accommodations.


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Experiments in Cinema is an annual project hosted by Basement Films. Basement Films is a 501-c3, non-profit organization. This project is made possible in part by New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts.