Below is the schedule for 2011 Chicago Underground Film Festival, which is this week, with opening night on Thursday, June 2. The 18th annual CUFF runs June 2–June 9 at the Gene Siskel Film Center. The festival will screen new work from Deborah Stratman, Ben Russell, Jesse McLean, Ben Rivers, Kerry Laitala, Leighton Pierce, Michael […]
ChromaKitten Presents: from Kerry Laitala on Vimeo. ChromaKitten Presents: Chromatic Cocktails to Blow you Mind……. This is a “Flat” advertisement…. to bring ChromaKitten and her mind-bending, trance inducing 3D moving images to a city near you, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. For more info about the work of Kerry Laitala, go to kerrylaitala.net ChromaKitten Presents: Chromatic Cocktails to […]
by Kerry Laitala (7 mins) “This is a documentation of the Retrospectroscope Installation, and was shot in my studio. The description is as follows: The Retrospectroscope is Kinetic sculpture, Gigantaurus Philosophical Toy Mixed Media using 4×5’ large format images, motorized mount, strobes and sound. The Retrospectroscope was made using a single sheet of Plexiglas, 5 […]
Hocus Pocus… ABRACADABRA -Documentation of an Expanded Cinema Work, Kerry Laitala, Media used: 2 16mm projectors for loops, 35mm slide projector; video projection, and stereo soundtrack on CD, thanks to: Neal Johnson Hocus Pocus…. ABRACADABRA!!! A Projector Performance By Kerry Laitala-2007 “Hocus Pocus… ABRACADABRA!!!” pays tribute to spirit photography EVP recordings (electronic voice phenomenon recordings), […]
Sparkle Plenty, Kerry Laitala, 2009, 5.5 min, film/video hybrid, silent “Shot in an airport when I had a lot of time to kill, a small self-portrait and the title comes from a nickname my grandpa had for me when I was quite young.” — Kerry Laitala Click here for more information.
Chromatic Cocktail Straight-Up, Kerry Laitala, 2009, 9 min, film/video Hybrid, silent Chromatic Cocktail Extra Fizzy, Kerry Laitala, 2009, 9 min, film/video hybrid, sound “Motion/color/light studies shot in my studio” — Kerry Laitala “Motion/color/light studies shot in my studio.”The vibrant, abstract spirals of Kerry Laitala’s experiments with chromavision leap off the screen in pulsating 3-D.” — […]