Experimental cinema or avant-garde cinema is a mode of filmmaking that rigorously re-evaluates cinematic conventions and explores non-narrative forms and alternatives to traditional narratives or methods of working.

U.S. and foreign films

The English film title, original title, country of origin and production year are listed. Foreign-language films are subtitled in English.

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Humberto Braga | United States | 2016 | 9 m Facebook This music video is a visionary journey touching the divine peaks and darkest hells of the human experience. It embodies the dance between life and death, light and dark, good and evil, and, through experiencing the transformation in between, ultimately transcends the polarized boundary …Read more »


Valeria Buzdygar | Israel | 2016 | 15 m Personal experience translated to the metaphoric form about losing happiness and coming up to search for it again. The film is silent (only music) and experimental. Cast Valeria Buzdygar

I + Another (remix)

Jim Thompson | Australia | 2015 | 2 m 57 s An intimate phone call between two lovers. Made entirely on the Iphone 5. Cast Michael Wahr Penny Harpham

Structures of Nature

Martin Gerigk | Germany | 2017 | 18:39 German with English Subtitles “Structures of Nature” is an audiovisual journey through the inner worlds of experiences in the form of a three-part interaction between four narrators, twelve violoncellos, emergent sound events, and rhythmicized synaesthetic video sequences. A symbiosis of visual processes as well as natural and …Read more »

Ridden by Nature

Kathi Von Koerber | United States | 2013 | 1 h 5 m “Ridden by Nature”, is a film about humanity’s encounter with the Natural world in her most extreme, critical state. It is a culmination a ten-year collaborative relationship between filmmaker and creator, Kathi Von Koerber and butoh master Atsushi Takenouchi. Kathi Von Koerber began …Read more »


Jorge Romariz | Portugal | 2013 | 7 m A man and a cat live in a house. Through their objects, photographs and paintings the past lingers on and affections are conveyed.


Vasilios Papaioannu | Greece | 2017 | 11:50 A man, in the midst of a personal crisis, seeks solace in an icy forest where an abandoned horse leads him into a road of multiform sea waves of color. Producer Emma Piper-Burket

A Good Man?

Mark Mohn | United States | 7:00 Anyone can wake up, walk outside, wave to your neighbor, and do good things for the people around him, but in the end, what does it mean to be a good person? Cast Michael Kropf Justin Easterday Luis Velez Carson Memory Writer Mark Mohn Producer Mark Mohn


Bradley Rappa | United States | 2016 | 6 m 50 s Fall, is a process-oriented, high definition experimental film that incorporates time-lapse digital photography, 16mm contact printing, HD video, and an elaborate sound design to allegorically portray the detrimental environmental costs of rampant and unsustainable technological development. This consumer-driven industrialization is quickly upsetting the balance of a …Read more »

The Twisted Doll

Andrew de Burgh | United States | 2017 | 7:49 Facebook “The Twisted Doll” follows Pooja Chopra, a disturbed young woman whose best friend Sarah sets her up on a date with Jack Gerrard, assistant to crooked real estate tycoon Jeffrey Delap. After the two seemingly hit it off, they start dating. Three months later, chaos enters their …Read more »