Radical Nonfiction Film Series: “My First Film” and “Walled Unwalled”
Zia Anger, artist and film maker
October 17, 2019 · 7:00 pm EDT · James Stewart Film Theater
Lewis Center for the Arts
An expanded cinema performance” is how the utterly original trailer touts filmmaker and artist Zia Anger’s radical new work MY FIRST FILM, but that’s just a start. Anger’s performance piece-meets desktop documentary-meets total deconstruction of everything you think a movie is supposed to be is a searing, hilarious, imaginatively interactive and deeply personal look at the idea of failure and what it means to subject yourself to system that has seemingly been built to treat you as an enemy.