This special event kicks off this year’s festival with the Australian premiere of Ken Jacobs’ ninety-minute work, Two Wrenching Departures (2006). New York based, Ken Jacobs has been making experimental film and video since the 1950s, having first trained as a painter, Jacobs entered the world of filmmaking by assisting Jack Smith on his films before making his own work. A.I.E.F.F. is pleased to present for the first time in Australia Two Wrenching Departures, the impact of which is undeniable and certainly something to behold and experience.
Entry to this screening will be free to those who purchase tickets online for one or more of the programmes presented as part of A.I.E.F.F.’s 2013 festival. A $10 door charge will be imposed for non-ticket holders, if not fully booked. Please note seating is limited for this event. Further details can be found www.aieff.org/2013.html