FILM SCREENINGS

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF REMEMBERED SPACES

USA  / 2013 / Edda Manriquez / HD /  9:01mins

 

SYNOPSIS

An essay film exploring Norman Klein's, 'History of Forgetting'. Examining the process of memory and the erasure of imagined space. The Psychology of Remembered Spaces recounts the filmmaker's childhood in San Diego and how the cities layout dictates a families healing from terminal illnesses. 

 

HANG

USA  / 2013 / Edda Manriquez / Super 8 /  9:01mins

 

SYNOPSIS

Shot through a camera obscura with a super 8 camera, Hang explores reconnecting with our inner demons.

SEANCE

USA  / 2012 /  Edda Manriquez / 16mm / 3:26mins

 

SYNOPSIS

Seance explores the space between life and death.  Hand processed on black and white reversal film. 

 

NEVERLAND

USA  / 2012 / Edda Manriquez /  Videographics / 3:02mins

 

SYNOPSIS

Neverland, is an experiemental short exploring time. Shot on analogue using an OEI patch synthesizer.

WOMEN THROUGH ROCK 'N' ROLL HISTORY

USA  / 2012 / Edda Manriquez / Digital / 10:03mins

 

SYNOPSIS

An exploration of Rock n Roll history through the perspective of women. Includes legendary icons Wendy O Williams, BIkini Kill, and The Slits.

 

THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL REMAKE

USA  / 2012 / Edda Manriquez / 16mm / 3:24mins

 

SYNOPSIS

One scene remake of The Day the Earth Stood Still for California Institute of the Arts.

21 : PERFORMANCE PIECE

USA  / 2011 / Edda Manriquez / HD / 3:02mins

 

SYNOPSIS

21 is a performance piece examining childhood and its cyclical nature. The preformer, Edda Manriquez gets tied 21 times and must break free from them. 

MELANCHOLIA NERVIOSA

USA  / 2010 / Edda Manriquez / 16mm / 3:15mins

 

SYNOPSIS

An experimental piece about the duality of meaning and appearances. 

APPLES

USA  / 2012 / Edda Manriquez / HD /  0:33mins

 

SYNOPSIS

Stop motion animated narrative.

LAMIA

USA  / 2012 / Edda Manriquez / HD / 2:49mins

 

SYNOPSIS

Lamia, is an experimental animated narrative centered on themes of gore, torture, and sexuality.

THE REAPERS TRAGEDY

USA  / 2012 / Edda Manriquez / HDV / 7:57mins

 

 

SYNOPSIS

The Reaper's Tragedy is a horror narrative about a young women traveling through the different levels of hell.

HOW TO SPEAK TO THE DEAD

USA  / 2012 / Edda Manriquez / HD / 0:30mins

 

SYNOPSIS

An experimental animated satire about death and love.

THEATER EXTRAORDINARE

USA  / 2008 / Edda Manriquez / D.V. / 10:16mins

 

SYNOPSIS

Theater Extraordinare, is an intimate documentary about an aspiring young actor/playwrite Tatiana Rivera, and her struggles.

MY DEADLY ENCOUNTER WITH THE HANDTRINOPOLIS

USA  / 2009 / Edda Manriquez / 16mm / 8:43mins

 

SYNOPSIS

My Deadly Encounter with the Handtrinopolis, is a fantasy narrative about a young doctor suffering from a deadly case of Haelotsis. In efforts to be reunited with his true love he must go on a journey in search for a cure to his deadly condition.