Made a Machine by Describing the Landscape
BAD BLOOD PRESENTS: a screening of MADE A MACHINE BY DESCRIBING THE LANDSCAPE, a tour documentary about the band Califone by filmmakers Joshua Marie Wilkinson and Solan Jensen, who will be in attendance.
Clinton Street Theater. 2522 SE Clinton. PDX, OR. 9 pm. $4 at the door.
Bad Blood presents an evening with the filmmakers Joshua Marie Wilkinson and Solan Jensen who will be in attendance to answer questions as they screen their documentary film, Made A Machine By Describing the Landscape, a tour documentary about the band Califone. Joshua Marie Wilkinson and Solan Jensen were featured in Bad Blood Poetry Reading Series #1.
Joshua was born and raised in Seattle, and is the author of five books, most recently Selenography (Sidebrow Books 2010). He has also edited two anthologies for University of Iowa Press, including Poets on Teaching, published in 2010. With Solan Jensen, he directed a tour documentary about the band Califone: Made a Machine by Describing the Landscape, which was released by IndiePix Films in the spring of 2011. He lives in Tucson, where he teaches in the MFA program in creative writing at the University of Arizona. http://www.joshuamariewilkinson.com/
Solan Jensen is a kayak ranger and guide, who divides his time between Alaska and Antarctica. Educated in philosophy, he began his film career documenting the coastal brown bears of Southeast Alaska. Currently, Solan is at work on a documentary about cancer survivorship and volunteers as a marine mammal emergency responder. http://www.indiepixfilms.com/creator/20330