Natural Selection: Five Films by Larry Gottheim

curated by Your Fellow Traveler, Ruairí McCann and Maximilien Luc Proctor / images courtesy of Larry Gottheim and Your Fellow Traveler Made in 1987, The Red Thread is a film by American avant-garde filmmaker Larry Gottheim. Its title not only refers to a literal thread but a conceptual one, woven throughout his body of work—and indeed, life. It is also the title of his completed … Continue reading Natural Selection: Five Films by Larry Gottheim

Announcement: UDVFF Special Screening #1

Hello! Tomorrow (Saturday December 12th), we are hosting a UDVFF special screening on youtube.It will premiere at 8:15pm Central European Time and remain available to stream for 24 hours only. Click the streaming link to set yourself a reminder. The program is as follows:   Sunday Afternoon – (5 min, 2020) by MLP (   AUTORITRATTO – (4 min, 2020) by Federica Foglia ( a … Continue reading Announcement: UDVFF Special Screening #1

UDVFF 14: Turmoil

Editor’s Note: Welcome to the fourteenth program of our Virtual Film Festival, which offers a weekly watching schedule of moving image works available for free streaming. Previous programs can be found here.If you enjoy this week’s program, please TIP THE AUTHOR and/or support Ultra Dogme on Patreon, Ko-fi, or Substack, so that we may continue to publish writing about film + music with love + … Continue reading UDVFF 14: Turmoil

UDVFF 13: Disappearances + Intonations

A collection of shorts and features whose curation was loosely inspired by two books (Hong Kong: Culture and the Politics of Disappearance by Ackbar Abbas and Intonations: A Social History of Music and Nation in Luanda, Angola, from 1945 to Recent Times by Marissa Moorman) and a couple of projects I’m working on. The state of the world and that great gift of free association also played their parts. Continue reading UDVFF 13: Disappearances + Intonations