Viewing Log, 5/23-29, 2011

Autumnal (dir. Scott Nyerges) * denotes highlight

Films by Paul Sharits (at Doc Films Chicago): * N.O.T.H.I.N.G. (1968) Piece Mandala/End War (1966) * Ray Gun Virus (1966) T,O,U,C,H,I,N,G (1968)

Films by Owen Land (at Doc Films Chicago): Film in Which There Appear Edge Lettering, Sprocket Holes, Dirt Particles, Etc. (1965-66) Remedial Reading Comprehension (1970) Diploteratology: Bardo Follies (1978) Second Half of Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals Steven Tyler's Cutest/Funniest Moments on "American Idol" - on YouTube - related article on Fandor Footage of Chinese "Super Girl" Champion Li Yuchun - on YouTube - related article on Fandor * The Tree of Life (2011, Terrence Malick) Last Quarter and Overtime of Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals - on TV at Seven Ten Lanes, Chicago IL * Tung (1966, Bruce Baillie) on Fandor * Quick Billy (1967-1970, Bruce Baillie) on Fandor * Second Half of Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference Finals - on myp2p Final Quarter of Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals - on myp2p Tribute video to NBA Star Jason Williams on YouTube Josephine Baker dancing - on YouTube - related article on Fandor Videos by Scott Nyerges (avant-garde filmmaker who contributed to The Tree of Life) Autumnal (2008) Floating in the Ether (2002) Flow (2005) Polar (2007)

The Show with zefrank * UEFA Champions League Finals - on myp2p New Castle (2011, Guo Hengqi) * David Holzman's Diary (1967, Jim McBride) on Fandor * The Grand Rapids LipDub - on YouTube * Final minutes of 2011 Indy 500 - on YouTube

YouTube Vloggomania (I had to do some research for an upcoming video essay):

Videos by Daxflame Videos by ShaneDawson Videos by juicystar7 Videos by Fred Videos by Confessions of an Independent Filmmaker Videos by Lonelygirl15 Videos by Bowiechick Videos by ijustine Videos by magibon Videos by nigahiga * Videos by Zya

Other highlights:

Drinks with Ignatiy after Tree of Life screening Talking with filmmaker Scott Nyerges about his involvement with The Tree of Life Late night drinks with directors Zhang Lu and Yang Yonghi Sending the final version of a video segment to be aired on one of my favorite shows on TV