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Filmography

 

2.5 Kilometre Mono Action for a Mirage, 35mm 5-channel Dolby Surround Sound, 2011

 

Swine Fever, 17mins, pig hunting documentary, Ruatoria,  MiniDV, 2008

 

Sonic Pixel and the Blockbuster, dual-channel video work for cinema, 15mins, 2006

 

Chapter & Verse, feature film, experimental documentary, Northern Ireland’s Troubles, 90mins, 16mm/digi beta, 2005

 

Pause the Rising Tide, short film, experimental/non-narrative, 33mins, 16mm, 2001 (Winner the International Surrealist Film Festival 2006)

 

Definitive Quantifier, short film, stop motion animation, 8mins, digi-beta, 2000 (Winner silver award for animation, World Fest Houston 2002)

 

Mensa, short film, digital animation, digi-beta, 2000

 

Blueprint for a car-chase, digital animation, digi-beta, 2000

 

Field of Vision, digital animation, 30sec, digi-beta, 2000

Unaria, short film, 50sec, s8/digi-beta, 2000

 

Clouds, Three and Me, short film, experimental documentary, 24 mins, 16mm, 1999

 

Red Winged, short film, stop motion animation, 7mins, digi-beta, 1999

 

Art for Dummies, short film, stop motion animation, 3mins, digi-beta, 1998

 

 

Cinema context

 

Work has been selected for presentation in shorts, mid-length, feature film and live/sound art events programmed into the New Zealand International Film Festivals of 2011, 2006, 2005, 2001, 2000 and 1999. Monteith is currently developing programmes of artworks for cinematic contexts for screenings in both New Zealand (Auckland) and Australia (Melborne), Artist Cinema project 2012, Selection Panel, Dr Jan Bryant, Dr Alex Monteith & Mark Williams (NZ Artist Cinema projects 2010-current).

 

 

Projects

 

New Zealand Film Archive 996 CCTV, Alex Monteith Mini-retrospective, 996cctv two project installation in gallery plus public screeningsChapter and Verse (90mins 2005) Pause the Rising Tide (33 mins 2001)

 

 

Screenings

 

Physics Room, Christchurch, Aotearoa, The Artists Cinema, Sean Grattan, Gray Nichol, Alex Monteith, Sriwhana Spong, Ronnie Van Hout, 2.5 Kilometre Mono Action for a Mirage, 1 June 2012

 

LUX Salon, London, Experimental Cinema, 2.5 Kilometre Mono Action for a Mirage, curated by Mark Williams, Lux, 11 May 2011

 

Centre Pompidou, Paris, France, Recontres Internationales Paris Berlin Madrid, 2.5 Kilometre Mono Action for a Mirage, New Zealand focus (pt 1), 2011

 

Centre Pompidou, Paris France, Recontres Internationales Paris Berlin Madrid, Composition with RNZAF Exercise Blackbird, New Zealand focus (pt 2), 2011

 

New Zealand International Film Festival 2011, Artist Cinema Commissions, 2.5 Kilometer Mono Action for a Mirage 2011, CNZ partnership, curated by Mark Williams and Bill Gosden, July 2011, Auckland, Wellington 

 

Artspace, Auckland, Experimental Film, Phil Dadson, Alex Monteith, curated by Nova Paul, August 2009

 

Gaiety Theatre & Fairy Hotel, Wairoa, Aotearoa, Wairoa Maori Film Festival, Swine Fever, 2008

 

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, Auckland, Chapter and Verse, public programmes, Turbulence the 3rd Auckland Triennial, May 2007

 

Winter Garden Theatre, The Civic, Auckland, New Zealand International Film Festival 2006, FPS, Sonic Pixel and the Blockbuster, installation & live performance collaboration with A Monteith, S Kerr and C Watkins, Et al, Nova Paul, Rachael Shearer, 18th July 2006

 

Auckland & Christchurch Downtown Cinemas, Aotearoa, New Zealand International Film Festival 2005, feature film official selection, Chapter and Verse (90mins), 2005

 

Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch, Belladonna Short Film Festival, Pause the Rising Tide, 20-23 July 2004

 

IljuArt House, Seoul, Korea, Experimental Films, Back To the Future, Curated by Minsu Yang, 30 June – 6 July, 2004

 

Village St James Regent Theatre, Auckland, Soliton, Track and Scaffold performance by Alex Monteith with live soundtrack Rectangle by Clinton Watkins,  26 April 2003

 

Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch, Christchurch Documentary Festival, “Clouds. Three. And Me.”, Nov 2003

 

Art On Air, bFm Auckland radio broadcast, Spotlight condensed 11.00pm-12.00, 95 bFm, 20th May 2003

 

Asian Scape of the Busan Asian Short Film Festival 2003, Busan, Korea, Pause the Rising Tide, May 15th-20th, Curated Jihyun Lee, 2003

 

Art Cube Theatre, Seoul, Korea, Experimental Shorts, Pause the Rising Tide, curated by Minsu Yang, April 18-19 2002

 

8401 Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, USA, 2002 Hollywood Underground Film Festival, Pause the Rising Tide, 13 May 2002

 

SCARPA Theatre, Auckland, Hotwired#2, Pause the Rising Tide Alex Monteith, Man with a movie Camera Dziga Vertov, From Scratch, Phil Dadson,19- 20 Aug 2002

 

Metro Cinema, London, Raindance Film Festival, Pause the Rising Tide, 20th Oct 2001

 

The Zacheta Gallery of Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland, Euroshorts 3 International Festival of Creative Short Film, “Pause the Rising Tide” 16-19, 23-26 Nov 2001

 

Alternative Film Festival, Pacciano, Italy, Pause the Rising Tide, 5-14 Oct 2001

 

Chroma Audiovisual Festival, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, Pause the Rising Tide, Nov 11-16 2001

 

New Zealand International Film Festival 2001, Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin, Christchurch, Pause the Rising Tide, MIC short film Programme Homegrown, July-Aug 2001

 

Media City 6: International Films and Videos, Windsor, Ontario, Canada, Art For Dummies, Feb 9 2000

 

The Festival Down Under 2000, Blow-Up, FilmKunst 66 & Balazs; Berlin, Leipzig, Dresden and Hamburg, Germany, The Definitive Quantifier, curated by Kieth Hill, 2000

 

Worldfest Houston, Houston, USA,Silver Award for The Definitive Quantifier, Experimental Film and Video Awards, Cel Animation, 2000

 

New Zealand International Film Festival 2000, Dunedin, Palmerston North, Hamilton, Auckland and Wellington, The Definitive Quanitfier, MIC Homegrown July-Aug 2000

 

Atmospheric Disturbances, radio Fzzz, 10.00-12.00, Sept 9 2000, Brisbane Australia,curated by Andrew Kettle, Mine Solen (12.5min) Digital Degrees, Art for Dummies, Media Arts Asia and Pacific, Sept 2000, Brisbane, Australia

 

Ex-change Project Toured April 1999- Jan 2000;

The Exchange Project, La Flech D’or, Paris, France, 17 May 1999

Hors Circuit La Ecole Nationale de Superieuaur des Beaux Arts, Paris, France, Jun 

Hors Circuit Christine Action Cinema, Paris France, 19 June/ 20 June 1999

Theatre de l’Exchangeur WOK3, Paris, France, 19 June/ 20 June 1999

The Exchange Project Film Archive, Wellington, NZ 9-11 July 1999

The Exchange Project Anthology Film Archives, New York, USA, 9-11 Oct 1999

Abandoned Shores Downtown Arts Festival, New York, USA, 11 Sept 1999

1999 Women and Earth Conference, Accra, Ghana, 8-11 Dec 1999

Bangkok Experimental Film Festival, Bangkok, Thailand, 10-18 Jan 2000

 

Best of Short Fuse Otago Film Festival, Dunedin, Clouds. Three and Me, 28-31 July 1999

 

Stamford Museum, USA, International Surrealist Film Festival, Art for Dummies, Aug 1999 

 

Stamford Museum, USA, International Surrealist Film Festival, Red Winged awarded Duchamp Award ISFF 16-18 Aug 1999

 

New Zealand International Film Festival 1999, Dunedin, Palmerston North, Hamilton, Auckland and Wellington, Clouds. Three and Me, Homegrown, July-Aug 1999

 

Wellington City Art Gallery, Wellington, MIC Best of Short Fuse, “Red Winged”, 22 Aug & 26 1999