[ May 11, 2013; 3:00 am to 10:00 am. ] The Great Wall of Oakland will host the Oakland Internet Cat Video Festival benefiting the East Bay SPCA with the Bay Area premiere of the Walker Art Center’s highly acclaimed (#catvidfest) on Saturday, May 11, 2013, 3-10pm.
Visit the website for all the de-tails!
on March 16, 2013Posted in Monthly Screenings
[ February 1, 2013; 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ]
Projecting onto the massive urban canvas, the Great Wall will explore color and light manipulation in video through a curated set of high-octane videos and three real-time video performers.
VJ Rainbow Puddle and Jeremy Rourke will each take their turn at illuminating the Wall with their unique sets and Tim Thompson’s Space Palette will be on the sidewalk of West Grand [...]
on January 14, 2013Posted in Monthly Screenings
[ January 31, 2013; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] The awesomely talented students at Oakland School for the Arts Digital Media are raising funds to project their winter show on the Great Wall!
Check out their Kickstarter Campaign and consider making a donation to make their large-scale dreams come true!
Everyone who donates $10 or more will get a cup of hot coco at the show [...]
[ January 4, 2013; 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_920" align="alignright" width="181"] Cadavre Exquis with Yves Tanguy, Joan Miró, Max Morise and Man Ray[/caption]
It’s time for our “Exquisite Corpse” showing on the Great Wall of Oakland.
In case you’re not familiar or missed last year’s show with the same theme, “Exquisite Corpse” refers the parlor game the Surealists used to expand their creative capacity. One [...]
on December 11, 2012Posted in Monthly Screenings
[ April 5, 2013; 6:00 am to 11:00 pm. 6:00 am to 11:00 pm. April 5, 2013 7:00 am to April 6, 2013 12:00 am. ] Ever wanted to try your hand a at stop-motion animation? Ever wanted to see your own film on the Great Wall? We’re teaming up with Oakland Museum of California to make all of your dreams come true!
[caption id="attachment_899" align="alignright" width="275"] The Oakland Rover[/caption]
This Spring the Oakland Rover, OMCA’s interactive, electric mobile museum will park right [...]
on November 30, 2012Posted in Monthly Screenings
[ December 7, 2012; 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] The Great Wall of Oakland presented a holiday spectacular “Oakland: Home for the Holidays!”, complete with the world’s largest digital tree lighting, holiday short films, and a few special guests including the Bandaloop aerial dancers and students at the Downtown Oakland YMCA.
on November 8, 2012Posted in Monthly Screenings
[ November 3, 2012; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
on October 25, 2012Posted in Monthly Screenings
[ November 2, 2012; 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm. ] The title says it all.
The 2nd annual “About Oakland, By Oakland”, a collection of the finest short video and films from artists in our hometown will be screened on November 2nd. Come, be inspired by your neighbors.
[caption id="attachment_883" align="alignleft" width="150"] “The Nothing” by Matt Fisher[/caption]
“I’ve screened ‘Salome’ in Korea, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and Rome, [...]
[ October 1, 2012 9:00 am to October 22, 2012 5:00 pm. ]
The Great Wall is seeking submissions for the 2nd Annual About Oakland By Oakland
Who Can Submit: Short-film makers / video artists living or working in Oakland (and the surrounding areas) OR short-film makers / video artists who have created a film about our town
What We’re Looking For: Dynamic, short films or video pieces (moving [...]
on October 1, 2012Posted in Monthly Screenings
In case you missed, the September “Homegrown” show, here is what you need to know:
Pandora debuted Sounds of Oakland on the Wall but you can listen online from anywhere in the world.
These fantastic local filmmakers screened these films:
Artist Melinda James in front of Drea Cooper’s “Scrapertown”
Scotterpop by Scott Hammell
China, My China by Victor Ingrassia
Scraps of Paper by [...]
on September 18, 2012Posted in Recommended Links