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Experimental Films of Camden Filmmaker Walter Ungerer at Aarhus Gallery

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Join Åarhus Gallery for an evening of experimental film with Camden filmmaker Walter Ungerer Friday November 13 at 7pm. Walter will follow up with a Q&A after the show. Admission is free.
Walter Ungerer is a longtime filmmaker and artist living in Maine with an international reputation. Beginning with the underground film scene of NYC in the early 1960s, Walter continues with his experimental short films, videos and features to this day.
With fifty years of filmmaking, video, computer, and media experience, Walter Ungerers’ works have been well received at festivals and competitions throughout the world, to name a few: the Florence International Film Festival, the Tours International Film Festival, France, the Athens International Film Festival (Best Feature Film)  and the Atlantic Film and Video Festival, NS, Canada (Critics’ Choice Award). He has been honored with special exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art, New York City and the Filmmuseum in  Amsterdam  as well as several other impressive venues. He has also received among other grants and awards, an American Film Institute Independent Filmmaker grant and a National Endowment for the Arts Media grant.
The films that will be shown at Aarhus Gallery will be a collection of five artistic experimental videos from 2007-2009.   With keen camera work as well as rich and expert use of post production editing, these films take the viewer on a leisurely sublunary tour of an artists vision of their environment.
Aarhus Gallery is located at 50 Main Street, Belfast. It is open daily 10-6. For more information visit www.aarhusgallery.com, or call 338-0001.