“Blanket Statement #2,” “Glistening Thrills,” “The Future is Bright,” and “Persian Pickles” Jodie Mack


Blanket Statement #2: It’s All or Nothing (2013, 16mm, color, sound, 4m)

A quilted call and response. A battle of extreme extremes.

Airing daily September 1 – October 31, during Breakfast (starting at 8am CDT)

Glistening Thrills (2013, 16mm, color, sound, 8m30s)

A shiny otherworld of holographic reverie pairs dollar store gift bags and haunting resound, unfolding an effervescent melancholy in three parts. Featuring compositions for bowed vibraphone by Elliot Cole.

Airing daily September 1 – October 31, during Cocktail Hour (starting at 5pm CDT)


The Future is Bright (2011, 16mm, color, sound, 3m)
‘Tis a rhyme for you lips
And a song for your heart
To sing it whenever

The world falls apart

Airing nightly September 1 – October 31, during Dinner (starting at 8pm CDT)

Persian Pickles (2012, 16mm, color, sound, 3m)

A swimming study of paisley patterns traces this decorative motif from its origins in Persian weavings to appearances Irish quilting and American Counterculture. Extending on the stroboscopic tradition of anti-animation, the film fixates upon fabric inventories to examine the decorative and its relationship to cycles of industry and evolving modes of production.

Airing nightly September 1 – October 31, during Midnight Snack (starting at 12am CDT)


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