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2019 FILMS
 

The Masque of Blackness

BLOCK D

THEME: Movable Type

FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 2019  |  7 - 9 PM
WINTHROP UNIVERSITY | DINA'S PLACE at the DiGIORGIO CAMPUS CENTER | map it

Animation | 2018 | 12 min. 45 sec.
Official Selection
Suggested Rating | G
Country | United Kingdom
Language | English
Producer | Epoh Beech
Director | Epoh Beech
Writer | Epoh Beech
Sound | Esben Tjalve, Matthew Thomas 
[Totally Thames 2018]
 
Epoh Beech's The Masque of Blackness is a hand drawn animation re-imagining Ben Jonson's 1605 play The Masque of Blackness and Joseph Conrad's 1899 novella Heart of Darkness. Created over 7 years out of thousands of charcoal drawings, the animation weaves both texts together and explores the spirit of place to take you on a journey from West Africa to the Thames in London and the Rhine in Germany. It has themes of moonlight, oceans, rivers, unexplored territory and mythological symbolism. Our guides on the journey are Hermes, a grey seal, and Pegasus, the winged horse, they are both unconstrained by the straight jacket of time.  |  more info
Eligible for Specialty Award:
  • Woman to Watch
 
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THEATER

PLOWDEN AUDITORIUM

at WITHERS/WTS BUILDING

ADDRESS:  611 Myrtle Dr.

Rock Hill, SC 29730

 

DINA'S PLACE

 at DiGIORGIO CAMPUS CENTER

ADDRESS: 2020 Alumni Dr.

Rock Hill, SC 29730

arts council of york county

PHONE: (803)328-2787

EMAIL:  arts@yorkcountyarts.org

SCREENINGS

MARCH 27 - 30, 2019

MARCH 27

BLOCK A | 7 -9 PM

MARCH 28

BLOCK B | 7 - 9 PM

MARCH 29

BLOCK C  | 3 - 5 PM

BLOCK D | 7 - 9 PM

MARCH 30

MASTERCLASS | 10 AM - 12 PM

BLOCK E  | 2 - 4 PM

BLOCK F | 7 - 9:30 PM

Doors open 30 minutes prior to screening time.

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2019 South Carolina Humanities Festival.

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Support for this project is provided by Comporium Communications, the SC Arts Commission (which receives funding from the NEA), Rock Hill Accommodations Tax Grant Fund, York County Accommodations & Hospitality Tax & the ACYC Annual Campaign. For visitors information including lodging, contact Visit York County, SC at 888-702-1320. Support for this project is provided by the Arts Council of York County Small Grants Program, the John and Susan Bennett Memorial Arts Fund of the Coastal Community Foundation of SC, the SC Arts Commission, which received funding from the National Endowment for the Arts, and Comporium Communications.



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