Book Launch Celebration and Retrospective
May 28, 30 & 31
San Francisco Cinematheque and INCITE Journal of Experimental Media announce the release of Craig Baldwin: Avant to Live!—five years in the making! Celebrating the life work of Bay Area underground legend Craig Baldwin, our 508 page publication features contributions from over 50 writers, artists, illustrators and ideologues analyzing the artist’s films, examining the cultural impact of Baldwin’s Other Cinema curatorial project and offering personal testimonials; publication also includes filmography, a Baldwin bibliography, indices to OtherZine and biographical timeline. Our whirlwind half-week of events commences May 28 with a live launch event at the Roxie Theater—featuring a live guided tour through the book plus video clips, live readings from contributors and more. Following this launch, come back to the Roxie May 30–31 for a three-program survey of Baldwin’s greatest hits featuring the classics Tribulation 99, Sonic Outlaws, Spectres of the Spectrum and more. Craig Baldwin in person at all events!