Conversations at the Edge

Spring 2015

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

Visit CATE's blog for artist interviews, bios, additional images, and more!

Discounted for SAIC students!


Soon-Mi Yoo in person!

Soon-Mi Yoo: Songs from the North

2014, Soon-Mi Yoo, US/South Korea/Portugal, 72 min.


  • Thu, Mar 26th 6:00pm
Dennis Lim in person!


1975, Alberto Grifi and Massimo Sarchielli, Italy, 225 min.


  • Thu, Apr 2nd 6:00pm
Daniel Sousa in person!

Daniel Sousa:

Feral and other Animations

1999-2014, Daniel Sousa, USA, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Apr 9th 6:00pm
John Gerrard in person!

John Gerrard:

Networks and Power

2009-15, John Gerrard, China/Norway/US, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Mar 5th 6:00pm
Alexander Stewart in person!

Encounters: Experimental Film and Video from Croatia

1961-2011, Various directors, Croatia/Yugoslavia, ca. 70 min.


  • Thu, Mar 12th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Mar 14th 12:30pm


  • Thu, Apr 23rd 6:00pm