MEMORY Presents: Program No. 1

MEMORY Presents “Program No.1″, an exclusive never before seen collection of 10 short films by emerging filmmakers. The 100 minute event consists of a mix of exclusive and award winning films from Cannes, Sundance, SXSW festivals and is the fourth and final installment of our traveling program, which began its journey in Toronto during the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), followed by a second event in Montreal at the world renowned Phi Centre and a third in Brooklyn, New York at the famed Wythe Hotel. Each screening is truly a one night only event, unique to its date and location, not to be missed.

Filmmakers in person:Andy Bruntel, Pippa Bianco, Patrick Brice, Sammy Harkham, Carson Mell and Khalil Joseph!

The program includes the following films:

The Reflektor Tapes “Porno” (Director’s Cut) – Directed by Kahlil Joseph (EXCLUSIVE DIRECTOR’S CUT)

An theater specific excerpt from Joseph’s full length documentary The Reflektor Tapes, following Arcade Fire. Through the creative journey of making and performing their latest album, Reflector.
Produced by: What Matters Most • Site:

Brothers – Directed by Robert Eggers (WORLD PREMIERE)

Robert Eggers first feature film The Witch won the U.S Dramatic Competition Directing Award at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. His short film Brothers is an exclusive premiere.
Produced by: Code Red • Site:

Mountain Low – Directed by Andrew J. Bruntel (LA PREMIERE)

Award winning music video and commercial director Andy Bruntel’s debut narrative short film stars Pat Healy (Cheap Thrills, Compliance) and was Executive Produced by award winning writer and director James Ponsoldt (The End of the Tour, The Spectacular Now)
Produced by: MEMORY • Site:

Actress – Directed by Sebastian Pardo (WORLD PREMIERE)

Ana Coto, star of Horror Blockbuster Ouija, leads Sebastian Pardo’s debut narrative short film. Pardo was the lead Producer of Gia Coppola’s debut feature Palo Alto.
Produced by: MEMORY • Site:

Too Cool For School – Directed by Kevin Phillips (LA PREMIERE)

Kevin Phillips, a Cinematographer turned Director, premiered his first narrative film at the Semaine De La Critique at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.
Produced by: Ways & Means + Neighborhood Watch • Site: +

Hang Loose – Directed by Sammy Harkham & Patrick Brice (LA PREMIERE)

Co-Director Sammy Harkham is an acclaimed and awarding winning graphic novelist, as well as the editor of the “Kramer’s Ergot” series, that is considered amongst most influential comic anthologies today. Co-Director Patrick Brice’s is the director of the indie comedy hit The Overnight, as well as the found footage indie horror film Creep.
Produced by: MEMORY • Site:

Tarantula – Directed by Carson D. Mell (EXCLUSIVE)

The latest in a series of animated shorts created by writer and director Carson Mell who is known for his Sundance selected short films as well as his writing work on HBO comedy hits Eastbound and Down and Silicon Valley.
Produced by: Carson D. Mell • Site:

Share – Directed by Pippa Bianco

Pippa Bianco’s short film has won both the Cinéfondation award at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival and Special Jury Recognition at this years’ SXSW Film festival. Pippa was also recognized as 25 New Faces of Independent Film by Filmmaker Magazine.

A Violet Death – Director Isaiah Seret

Known for his stylish and provocative Music Video work, Isaiah Seret directs this visual treat shot by famed Cinematographer Bradford Young (Last year’s TIFF selection Pawn Sacrifice, Selma, A Most Violent Year) on 35 mm film.
Produced by: Pretty Bird • Site:

The Audition – Directed by Celia Rowlson-Hall

Famed choreographer, Celia Rowlson-Hall was recently named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film and her first feature film MA had its world premiere at the 2015 Venice Film Festival and won the Audience Award at the 2015 AFI Film Festival.
Produced by: Celia Rowlson-Hall • Site:

NOTE: To help us track attendance, you must pre-register for “first-come, first-serve” admission. Your registration does not guarantee you a seat.

LOCATION: Silent Movie Theater, 611 N. Fairfax Avenue, 90036.

All of our donating 1-year “Black Card” members get priority entry to our free shows at the Silent Movie Theater location. Donating for a Cinefamily membership is the perfect way to both support the theater, and to gain access to the early-entry line.

Watch the trailer!