WAC After Hours Special Event
WALKER AFTER HOURS
WHERE CONTINENTS COLLIDE


FRIDAY,
APRIL 13, 2001,
5:30-9 PM


$14 ($7 WALKER MEMBERS)         
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OFFERS A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO ENJOY CONTEMPORARY ART WITH CONTEMPORARY PEOPLE, NOT TO MENTION HORS D'OEUVRES, A CASH BAR, AND THE MARTINI OF THE MONTH. EARLY TICKET PURCHASE IS RECOMMENDED. CALL 612.375.7622.


Party around the world this month in celebration of the Walker's cutting-edge film series New Asian Currents and the exhibition Painting at the Edge of the World. Enjoy an evening of continental drift with a curator-led tour of the exhibition. Take in a screening of three short films from Tehran or head up to Gallery 8 Restaurant for smooth live jazz by the Doug Little Quartet. The Martini of the Month: The Continental Divide.

AFTER HOURS SCREENING
3 SHORT GLIMPSES OF IRAN, 7PM, LECTURE ROOM
FREE FOR AFTER HOURS ATTENDEES

This After Hours program features short videos about contemporary life in Tehran.

SAEED TARAZI'S DEADTIME (1999, Iran, in Farsi with English subtitles, video, 12 minutes).
SEIFOLLAH SAMADIAN'S THE WHITE STATION (1999, Iran, in Farsi with English subtitles, video, 9 minutes).
PIROOZ KALANTARI'S ALONE IN TEHRAN (1999, Iran, in Farsi with English subtitles, video, 25 minutes).

AFTER-AFTER HOURS SCREENING
THE WRESTLERS (UTTARA), 9:15 PM
$5 FOR AFTER HOURS ATTENDEES

Join us for the New Asian Currents area-premiere of The Wrestlers (Uttara), Indian filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta's metaphorical tale about wrestling fanatics, a woman, a priest, a group of villains, and a dwarf.

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WALKER AFTER HOURS IS SPONSORED BY DAYTON'S AS PART OF ITS ARTS-FOCUSED COMMUNITY-GIVING INITIATIVE, PROJECT IMAGINE.