Experiments In Cinema v11.4 was held April 5–10, 2016  in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This year, we honor women in experimental film with the "She-ness Edition." There will be a special tribute to Laura Mulvey and Chantal Akerman. As always, over 100 films from around the world will be presented at Guild Cinema during the festival. Below are some of the films that will be shown during EIC v11.4. Download a .pdf of the entire EIC v11.4 program here.

EIC 11.4 (2016)


by Florina Titz, 4 minutes, Romania, 2015. Two warriors from the stratosphere of the futurepast lay the groundwork for playing out the end of the world by future explorers.




A complete retrospective of Maarit Suomi-Väänänen‘s works will be shown this year.

She will also facilitate the SUPER NORTH WORKSHOP during the festival, including a total of 24 Minispectacles and a showcase of experimental films by female directors, curated from AV-arkki's distribution archive. See more.

by Nina Barnett, 6 minutes, South Africa, 2010. The artist focuses on the geo-spatial configurations of land and waterin poetic cart-ographies, survey plans, and graph paper drawings


by Chantal Akerman, 86 minutes, France, 1974. 


by Natasha Cantwell, 1 minute, New Zealand, 2014. This work was inspired by educational science films, craft books, the artist's unease around the aesthetic of meat, and Sesame Street.

by Lynn Thompson, 6 minutes, USA, 2014. Bedlamy imagines possible phases in the trajectory of a relationship. 

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.

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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.