LAUREN COOK

Lauren Cook: Filmmaker & Media Artist

 

Notable past film screenings: Images Festival Toronto, Margaret Meade Film Festival at the American Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor Film Festival, Des Moines Art Center, Sao Paulo Museum of Image and Sound, Black Maria Film Festival, PDX, VideoEx Switzerland, Festival Des Cinemas Differents De Paris, Brighton Film Festival (UK), and the Emerging Filmmakers Showcase at the Cannes Film Festival.

 

SELECTED NEWS/SCREENINGS

 

6/2017

Trans/Figure/Ground will screen at the Chicago Underground Film Festival

 

4/2017

Trans/Figure/Ground will screen at the Athens International Film and Video Festival

 

3/2017

Trans/Figure/Ground and Altitude Zero will screen at Other Cinema in San Francisco, CA on March 11th in a program on Experimental Animation curated by Craig Baldwin

 

Trans/Figure/Ground will screen at the Ann Arbor Film Festival in Ann Arbor, MI

 

10/2016

Trans/Figure/Ground will screen at Punto Y Raya Festival in Karlsruhe, Germany

 

Trans/Figure/Ground will screen at the Antimatter Media Arts Festival in Vancouver, BC Canada

 

8/2016

Altitude Zero screened as part of an educational program on avant-garde cinema at the Contemporary Art Center Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw, Poland.

 

Trans/Figure/Ground screened at Plug Projects in Kansas City as part of a program called trans_late.

 

Trans/Figure/Ground screened at Supernormal Festival in Oxfordshire, UK in a program called Cephalapod, organized by BEEF collective.

 

6/2016

KCBT and Trans/Figure/Ground screened at Good Night's Sleep Collective Screening Series in Northampton, MA

 

Altitude Zero screened at Jaume 1 in Greenfield, MA

 

5/2016

Altitude Zero will screen on 16mm in a program organized by Mononoaware. The program included works by filmmakers featured in the book Break the Machine: Experiments in Cinema

 

3/2016

KCBT screened at the Ann Arbor Film Festival

 

Altitude Zero will be screened in a program called Feminism and Co curated by Kelly Sears and presented by the Museum of Contemporary Art in Denver

 

PXXXL will be exhibited in a program of short films and videos at the College of William and Mary for the month of March in the Media Wall Gallery

 

2/2016

Altitude Zero screened as part of a program curated by Roger Beebe called No New York at UNEXPOSED in Durham, NC

 

10/2015

KCBT screened at the Antimatter Media Arts Festival in Vancouver, BC Canada

 

9/2015

Altitude Zero screened at Microscope Gallery in NY as part of a program called No New York curated by Roger Beebe

 

PXXXL screened in a program called Feast of Experimental Films at University of Indiana Bloomington

 

PXXXL screened September 19th at Other Cinema in San Francisco in an experimental animation program curated by Craig Baldwin.

 

6/2015

Altitude Zero screened in Paris at Braquage, in Istanbul at Yeşilçam Sineması, and in Warsaw at Kino.lab as part of the Best of FLEX series.

 

3/2015

PXXXL, Altitude Zero, and Handmade screened as part of the Women With Knives animation tour at SUNY Oswego.

 

12/2014-2/2015

PXXXL is included in a Winnipeg Underground Film Festival "Best of the Fests" touring program that will screen in several locations in Canada

 

11/2014

PXXXL screened at Franklin and Marshall University in a program curated by Kate Ewald

 

7/2014

Split Second screened at the Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford, CT as part of a program on the Hartford Circus Fire

 

6/2014

PXXXL, Altitude Zero, and Handmade screened as part of the Women With Knives animation tour at Contraband Cinema, Big Mama's Cinematheque, The Crown in Baltimore, Conundrum in Columbia, The Wooly in Gainesville, University of Ohio, Bluestockings in NYC, Parsons Hall Project Space in Holyoke, Unexposed in Durham, and Toyboat Arts in Asheville.

 

6/2014

PXXXL screened at Strange Beauty Film Festival

 

5/2014

PXXXL screened at Haverhill Experimental Film Festival

 

4/2014

PXXXL will screen at Toronto's Images Festival

 

3/2014

A new commissioned film about the Hartford Circus Fire  will screen in the HeartBeat Ensemble Carriage House Theater in Hartford as part of a the Hartford River Dreams Project. This is an ongoing series of shorts about the diversity of Hartford. Hartford Courant article