Let's try an experiment with "nonpreconception!" Let's go to a screening without knowing what we are going to see. The BFC/A, #DirectedByWomen, and IULMIA invite you to explore. Author
Let’s try an experiment with “nonpreconception!” Let’s go to a screening without knowing what we are going to see.
The BFC/A, #DirectedByWomen, and IULMIA invite you to explore.
Author Frances Flaherty described her husband’s approach to filmmaking as one of “non-preconception”: Nonpreconception is the pre-condition to discovery, because it is a state of mind. When you do not preconceive, then you go about finding out. There is nothing else you can do. You begin to [explore.]” Frances H. Flaherty, The Odyssey of a Film-maker: Robert Flaherty’s Story (New York: Amo, 1972): 10.
This content of this screening will not be announced publicly beforehand. It begins promptly at 7PM followed by discussion with the filmmaker.
(Thursday) 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm EDT
Black Film Center/Archive 812.855.6041 Wells Library, Room 048, 1320 East Tenth Street, Bloomington, IN. 47405