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MFA|EDA Thesis Exhibiton: Emily MacDiarmid

Approved for Release
Friday, March 25, 2022
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Emily MacDiarmid ('22)
MFA|EDA Thesis Exhibiton

Emily MacDiarmid
Approved for Release
Premiere: March 25, Full Frame Theater, 7:00pm
Encore: April 14, Screen/Society, Rubenstein Arts Center Film Theater, 7:00pm

Approved for Release is a short film visualizing psychological experimentation conducted by the United States Defense Intelligence Agency. The main participant attempted to explore a distant place without ever physically traveling there. Transporting his mind through time and space, he detailed a collapsing environment in geologic turmoil. Through the visual presentation of the now released government transcripts, a series of open-ended questions on existence and the consequences of human impact arise.

Contact: Ted Mott