Film Series

Random Acts Expanded: Terence Nance and Friends

 
 
Nov 12—Nov 15, 2018
 
   
 
 
 
 
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One of America’s most intriguing and unique filmmakers, Terence Nance made a huge breakthrough in 2018 with his one-of-a-kind HBO sketch show Random Acts of Flyness, a grandly ambitious, groundbreaking, and critically adored look at the contemporary black experience. This retrospective offers a chance to tumble further down the rabbit hole of Nance’s boundless, singular imagination, showcased alongside works by his equally innovative Random Acts of Flyness collaborators.


 
PAST EVENTS
Random Acts of Flyness
Film
Random Acts of Flyness: Alternate Cuts
 

A special free screening of three episodes of Nance’s groundbreaking HBO show.

Mon, Nov 12, 2018
FREE SCREENING
 
 
Hollywood Shuffle
Film
Terence Nance presents Hollywood Shuffle
 

Robert Townsend’s wildly satirical take on being a black actor in 1980s Hollywood.

Tue, Nov 13, 2018
 
 
Oversimple
Film
An Oversimplification of Her Beauty
 

Terence Nance’s breakout feature is a boldly imaginative investigation of unrequited love.

Wed, Nov 14, 2018
 
 
Terence Nance
Film
Shorts Program 1: Terence Nance
 

Restlessly inventive wonders bursting with stunning visuals and philosophical insight.

Wed, Nov 14, 2018
 
 
Piu piu
Film
Shorts Program 2: Random Acts of Flyness Collaborators
 

Subversive, innovative, and hard-hitting shorts from the show’s visionary young directors.

Thu, Nov 15, 2018
CURATOR’S CHOICE