Co-Lab Projects, hyperreal film club, and Texas State Galleries present:
A film by Soda_Jerk
Screening: September 21st, 2018, 8pm
(54 minutes followed by a Q&A with Dominique and Dan Angeloro of Soda_Jerk)
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@ AFS Cinema
6406 N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd #3100
Austin, TX, 78752
TERROR NULLIUS is a political revenge fable which offers an un-writing of Australian national mythology. This experimental sample-based film works entirely within and against the official archive to achieve a queering and othering of Australian cinema. Part political satire, eco-horror and road movie, TERROR NULLIUS is a world in which minorities and animals conspire, and not-so-nice white guys finish last. Where idyllic beaches host race-riots, governments poll love-rights, and the perils of hypermasculinity are overshadowed only by the enduring horror of Australia’s colonising myth of terra nullius.
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Read about the film in The Guardian, ABC News, The Saturday Paper, Artlink, FilmInk, Memo Review, Broadsheet, and Running Dog
Formed in Sydney in 2002, Soda_Jerk is a two-person art collective who work at the intersection of documentary and speculative fiction. They are fundamentally interested in the politics of images: how they circulate, whom they benefit, and how they can be undone. Their sample-based practice takes the form of films, video installations, cut-up texts and lecture performances. Based in New York since 2012, they have exhibited in museums, galleries, cinemas and torrent sites. Soda_Jerk was featured in the group exhibition "unrealpolitik" in the summer of 2017 at Co-Lab Projects' DEMO Gallery and will be exhibiting at Texas State Galleries September 17th-29th, 2018. www.sodajerk.com.au
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The Most Wonderful Time is an act of tunneling between different ongoing timelines and realities, the absurdity in using these discrete check-ins to flush out a hermetic whole, and the fun to be had in those necessary tunnels. Ornithologists once believed swallows disappeared in the winter because they hibernated in burrows.
Kayla Jones received her BFA from the University of Texas at Austin in 2016. She lives in Philadelphia.