Transmissions

July 2017

Feature: From What Is Before by Lav Diaz
07/27

Shot in luminous black and white, Lav Diaz's award-winning historical epic relates the strange, perhaps supernatural, occurrences that befall a remote village.

June 2017

Short Film: Influenza by Bong Joon-ho
06/16

A series of violent incidents are captured on security cameras in this startling short from the director of The Host, Snowpiercer and the upcoming Okja.

May 2017

Short Film: “Sarah Winchester, Ghost Opera” by Bertrand Bonello
05/16

A film about ghosts and madness that is itself a kind of ghost; a short from the director of Nocturama and Saint Laurent.

February 2017

Short Film: “Take What You Can Carry” by Matt Porterfield
02/24

The latest from the director of Putty Hill, Matt Porterfield's short is an intimate, carefully measured study of communication and the complexities of living abroad.

January 2017

Short Film: “An Aviation Field” by Joana Pimenta
01/26

The newest work from Harvard's Sensory Ethnography Lab, Joana Pimenta's mesmerizing short is a ghost story about buried cities, lost civilizations and Western colonialism.

October 2016

Short Film: “Kwaku Ananse” by Akosua Adoma Owusu
10/24

A spellbinding short film combining West African folklore (the story of a being that is part man and part spider) with semi-autobiographical elements.

July 2016

Short Film: “A Train Arrives at the Station” by Thom Andersen
07/29

A new short film from Thom Andersen, director of Los Angeles Plays Itself and The Thoughts That Once We Had.

May 2016

Short Film: “The Day Before the End” by Lav Diaz
05/16

A new short film from the director of Norte, The End of History and From What Is Before.