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Loved: Renzo Martens, Enjoy Poverty

Last night we saw Enjoy Poverty at Hot Docs, the documentary film festival currently on in Toronto. The neon sign. Image: Seeing as how it was sponsored by the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, we were surprised to recognize only two artists – Lisa Steele and Kim Tomczak – in the audience. The film sees Dutch artist Renzo Martens
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VoCA Recommends…Toronto International Film Fest: Wavelengths 2008

Wavelengths is a curated presentation of the best in recent international avant-garde film and video at the Toronto International Film Festival (September 4 – 13, 2008.) This year’s Wavelengths features 26 films and videos by renowned and emerging artists, including James Benning, Olaf Nicolai, Pat O’Neill, Nathaniel Dorsky, Jennifer Reeves, Ben Russell and Jean-Marie Straub. This year’s lineup reflects the
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