Past Lives

Live broadcast screening and performance, HD video and 16mm film, color, sound, 2 hr, 2016


From UnionDocs Center for Documentary Art
Sunday, November 13th, 7:30 pm $9
Organized by James N. Kienitz Wilkins

A live broadcast from the UnionDocs screening room with Kera MacKenzie and Andrew Mausert-Mooney (video artists and co-directors of ACRE TV, an artist-made livestreaming tele-vision network) and Christy LeMaster (director of The Nightingale, Chicago’s stellar long-running microcinema). The evening will include selections from MacKenzie and Mausert-Mooney’s collaborative practice as well as tele-visual works previously played on ACRE TV, intercut by conversations and readings selected by the participants. The event can be viewed live, simultaneously, on

For full program visit the event page on UnionDocs' website or ACRE TV's website.

Please Standby, Andrew Mausert-Mooney, 2014 (gif excerpt)

Event Photos

Sarah Lerner introducing the program. Featuring Natural History Curiosity by Cauleen Smith, 2013. Photo: David Langkamp
Featuring CA-PAN by Chaz Evans, 2014. Photo: David Langkamp
Featuring Eke Name by Kera MacKenzie, Andrew Mausert-Mooney, and Jesse Malmed, 2016. Photo: David Langkamp
Featuring havoc and tumbled by Kera MacKenzie, Andrew Mausert-Mooney, and Nate Whelden, 2015. Photo: David Langkamp
Featuring Weather Patterns by Andrew Mausert-Mooney, 2013. Photo: David Langkamp.
Featuring Teen Agents by Jon Chambers, Charity Coleman, Jesse Malmed, Marianna Milhorat, and Michael Rae, 2014. Photo: David Langkamp.