Visiting Film/ Video Artists & Speakers Series Fall 2022:
LORI FELKER, Recent Shorts 2016-2021
Thursday, October 6, 2022, Lecture Hall 6, 7:30 PM doors open at 7:00 pm Free Admission.
LORI FELKER is a filmmaker, teacher, programmer, and performer. Her films celebrate the ineloquent, oppositional, frustrating, chaotic qualities of human interaction. She has made work in a variety of
forms including, experimental film, video installation, music video, documentary, and fiction. Her short films and one feature documentary have screened internationally at festivals including
Rotterdam, Slamdance, Ann Arbor Film Festival, BAMcinemaFest, EXiS in Korea, Festival du nouveau cinéma in Montreal and Kinodot in Russia. She loves every facet of filmmaking and has worked as a
cinematographer, editor, and/or actor for various artists and directors and has programmed for the likes of the Chicago Underground Film Festival, Slamdance, and Roots & Culture Gallery in Chicago. She is
a recipient of an Illinois Arts Council Grant, a Wexner Center Residency, a Brico Forward Fund and a Fulbright (Berlin, 2000). As of 2022, she is an Assistant Professor at DePaul University in Chicago.
PROGRAM: Look Down & Find It (made with Julian Day, 13 min., 2021) / Memoria Data (12 min., 2018) / I Can’t (5 min., 2020) / Not You (10:41 min., 2020) / Discontinuity (15:33 min., 2016) / Spontaneous (13:53 min., 2020)
TRT 70 min.
Co-sponsored by the Cinema Department and Harpur College Dean’s Speakers Series