AURORA SCREENINGS AND EVENTS
Moving Image Exploration: Highlights from Aurora’s Education Programs
Saturday, February 6, 11AM
New visions and young voices from all over Houston will be showcased in this free screening. This selection features videos created in hospitals, schools and community centers with the help of Aurora’s professional media makers and celebrates the creativity of the kids in our community. Young filmmakers and teachers from our Education programs will be present to discuss their projects and present these imaginative and energetic works. READ MORE
Buñuel and Dalí Films
Co-presented with The Menil Collection
Friday, February 12, 7:30PM
Location: The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross
In 1929 Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí shocked Parisian audiences with the 16-minute surrealist masterpiece, Un Chien Andalou, which featured cross-dressing, a razor blade slicing an eye, dead donkeys on a piano, ants in a hand, sexual fetishism, and a rich array of images drawn straight from the dreams of its young creators. READ MORE
Kristin Lucas: Film Screening and Weird Object Performance
Co-presented with DiverseWorks
Saturday, February 20, 7PM
Members only reception, 6PM
Aurora and DiverseWorks Members Free, Non-Members $10
Kristin Lucas’ work explores the impacts of technology on humanity and the boundary between the technological and corporeal.
The Adelaide Kids Film Festival
Aurora Picture Show Film Accepted
Guitar Man has been accepted in The Adelaide Kids Film Festival!
The short film was created through our education program at Reynolds Elementary School. In the film, Jaulavia, a girl in the 3rd grade, discusses the things that are most important to her: drawing, music, and her family. Congratulations to all involved!
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