Conversations at the Edge Spring 2016

March 3 - April 21

Conversations at the Edge is a weekly series of screenings, performances, and talks by groundbreaking media artists. The series is organized by SAIC's Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation in collaboration with the Gene Siskel Film Center and the Video Data Bank.

Visit the series blog for artist interviews, bios, additional images, and more!


Beatriz Santiago Muñoz in person!

Otros Usos: Beatriz Santiago Muñoz

2012-15, Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, Puerto Rico, ca. 70 min.


  • Thu, Mar 3rd 6:00pm
Nobuaki Doi in person!

Wonder: Recent Independent Animation from Japan

2008-15, Various directors, Japan, 75 min.


  • Thu, Mar 10th 6:00pm
shawné michaelain holloway in person!

shawné michaelain holloway: Extreme Submission

2015-16, shawné michaelain holloway, France, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Mar 17th 6:00pm
Mike Henderson in person!

Down Hear: The Films of Mike Henderson

1970-83, Mike Henderson, USA, ca. 75 min.


  • Thu, Mar 31st 6:00pm
Dana Levy in person!

Dana Levy: Impermanent Display

2008-15, Dana Levy, Israel/USA/France, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Apr 7th 6:00pm
Deborah Stratman in person!

Deborah Stratman: The Illinois Parables

2016, Deborah Stratman, USA, 60 min.


  • Thu, Apr 14th 6:00pm
Lyra Hill in person!

Lyra Hill: Three Performances

2014-16, Lyra Hill, USA, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Apr 21st 6:00pm