Fri, Jun 18|
SISTERS WITH TRANSISTORS!
The remarkable untold story of electronic music’s female pioneers, composers who embraced machines and their liberating technologies to radically transform how we produce and listen to music today.
Time & Location
Jun 18, 2021, 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
About the Event
Every Friday this Summer, Epsilon Spires transforms the parking lot into an outdoor cinema!
Picture a picnic under the stars with your friends where you are entertained by innovative cinema projected on the big screen. Our programming celebrates cinema past and present, both popular and experimental, highlighting diverse creative voices from around the world. Space is limited and advanced booking encouraged!
“How do you exorcise the canon of classical music of misogyny? With two oscillators, a turntable and tape delay.”
-Narrator, Laurie Anderson.
June 18th, SISTERS WITH TRANSISTERS (2021) Written and Directed by Lisa Rovner, 84 minutes, United Kingdom.
The history of women is a history of silence. Until they insisted on being heard. SISTERS WITH TRANSISTORS is the remarkable untold story of electronic music’s female pioneers, composers who embraced machines and their liberating technologies to radically transform how we produce and listen to music today. Narrated by Laurie Anderson, the film maps a new history of electronic music through the visionary women whose radical experimentations with machines redefined the boundaries of music and restored the central role of women in the history of music and society at large. The history of women is a history of silence. Until they insisted on being heard. TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7r-3hlzpV7M
Layout & Tickets: *Entry Includes Raffle Ticket for Gift Certificate to Local Business
We encourage our guests to come as if to a picnic – so bring your own blankets, cushions or folding chairs– you want to be comfortable so bring all the coziness you need!
Bar and local food vendors on site. Restrooms provided.
In the case of rain the event will be moved into our Sanctuary, which will have socially distanced seating and co-vid precautions in place.
Admission to Backlot Cinema!
Ticket for one person- includes entry into Raffle! Please choose your seating with respect for others and let us know if you require special arrangements. Enjoy the program!