Undependent Events in Seattle and Beyond

Crossroads Seattle

Join EXcinema on 16 June at NWFF for short films concerning: Jesse Bernstein's rant on what was more important from the 80's, indigenous histories, a great fire, frontier justice, an imploding stadium, a notorious bathhouse, a political victory for the people over the WTO. Works by Jon Behrens, Drew Christie, Salise Hughes, Britta Johnson, Georg Koszulinski, Reed O'Beirne, Tracy Rector, and more.

Tue. 16 June 7pm
Northwest Film Forum
1515 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122


Jesse Bernstein


An international art, film and technology festival that presents contemporary artists who expand the language of cinema. Curated by Anne Couillaud and Julia Fryet.

6 May to 7 June, 2015
In various locations around Seattle.
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Blackbox Festival


Surface Waves

The latest short film by Reed O'Beirne rolls out to festivals.

A wordless woman rises to confront herself through a dance of self-liberation. Featuring choreography and dance by Carolyn Pavlik, along with an original soundtrack by Robin Guthrie, the film evokes a mystical story-line of struggle and release.




Surface Waves - a film by Reed O'Beirne

Some Other Past Events:

Georg Koszulinski

On 12 May, experimental non-fiction filmmaker, Georg Koszulinski, presented a collection of recent work -- featuring visions of American landscapes, orphaned 16mm home movies, ghosts, lawnmowers, roadside dinosaurs, the faces of men carved into mountains, chainsaws, and children culminate into a cross-temporal collage of American mythos.

At the Grand Illusion Cinema, 1403 NE 50th St., Seattle, WA 98105
(12 May 7pm)


Georg Koszulinski

EXcinema 28 April

28 April featured a collection of contemporary experimental, surreal and emerging short films from local and national filmmakers including: Adam Sekuler, Caryn Cline, Eric Ostrowski, Jennifer Hillman, Kate Lain, Linda Fenstermaker, Luke Sieczek, Reed O'Beirne, Salise Hughes, Sofia Cordova, and Ted Grudowski.

At the Grand Illusion Cinema, 1403 NE 50th St., Seattle, WA 98105 (28 April 7pm)


EXcinema Seattle

Roger Beebe

EXcinema welcomed traveling filmmaker Roger Beebe on 29 March to the Grand Illusion. A variety of his films were presented in multiple formats from super8/16mm to experimental karaoke.

Roger also screened a multi-film-projector show at the Northwest Film Forum the day before.


EXcinema Seattle

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