International House Philadelphia presents the US premiere of THIS IS NOW: FILM AND VIDEO AFTER PUNK to coincide with the 35th anniversary of MTV, which launched on 1 August 1981 with the words ‘Ladies and gentlemen, rock and roll’. The full series of seven screenings will be presented over two weeks and will be accompanied by talks and discussions.
Friday 12 August, 7pm: PERFORMING THE SELF & HOME TAPING
Thursday 18 August, 7pm: JUST IMAGES
Friday 19 August, 7pm: BEFORE AND AFTER SCIENCE & THROUGH A GLASS, DARKLY
Friday 26 August: VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR & ENTERING THE DREAM SPACE
For more information, please visit the International House Philadelphia website.