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Category Archives: Screenings

ANNE TRUITT, WORKING at Hirshhorn Museum, Wash., D.C.

Jem’s short film portrait of artist, Anne Truitt; on exhibition with her major survey, now to Jan. 3, 2010

SEPT. 3 Jem Cohen Movie Nite at IFC with Guy Picciotto on board

September 3 will be the last of Jem’s current run of special programs at the IFC Theater. He will present a selection of shorts, excerpts, and excavations, with co-host and frequent collaborator, Guy Picciotto. More info to follow. Please note, the last 2 IFC movie nites sold out well in advance. Consider buying your ticket […]

EMPIRES of TIN: NYC Premiere, IFC Center Aug. 11, with Jim Jarmusch Q & A

EVENING’S CIVIL TWILIGHT in EMPIRES of TIN – Tue, Aug 11 at: 7:30 PM IFC Center,  323 6th Ave. at West 3rd st.  One night, one show only. This is the 2nd of 3 Movie Nites with Jem Cohen; the 1st sold out well in advance. Please buy ahead of time; you can also get […]


Jem will be hosting 3 nights at New York’s IFC theater this summer, starting on Weds. July 15 at 7:30 with FILM and the FOLK / PUNK CONNECTION in which Jem will be joined by John Cohen (The High Lonesome Sound, There is No Eye) and Ian MacKaye (Evens, Fugazi, Minor Threat) for a special […]

LONG FOR THE CITY (10 min., 2008) plays at MoMA

LONG FOR THE CITY  (9 minutes) made in collaboration with Patti Smith in 2008, will show at the Museum of Modern Art in a program of recent works shot on Super 8 (it’s part of their Documentary Fortnight series). Thursday, February 12, 2009, 8:00 p.m., Theater 1, T1 (New York premiere. Discussion with filmmakers) Thursday, […]


Six collaborative film projects with Patti Smith are now on view as part of her exhibition at Fondation Cartier. The show runs 28 March to June 22nd. Most films/installations are premieres. Long for the City (9:10, 2008) For Walter Benjamin (9:59, 2008) Spirit ((7:30 – Long version of the Smells Like Teen Spirit film from […]