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Open Projector Night hosted by Doug Benson at the UCLA Hammer Museum

October 26, 2011 7:30 PM

Hammer Screenings

It’s a mad pile-up with multiple genres of short filmmaking represented in this BYO Film showcase. Wild debates ensue as comedic, experimental, and dramatic films alike are cheered or booed. Bring your own short films and your appetite for fun. Work under 10 minutes only. Submissions begin at 7pm, first come, first served. Free popcorn and cash bar.

About the MC:
Comedian Doug Benson is the star of the documentary Super High Me, and has appeared in television shows including Comedy Central’s The Benson Interruption, Best Week Ever, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Friends, The Sarah Silverman Program, Last Comic Standing, and Curb Your Enthusiasm. He has three CDs out on Comedy Central Records: Unbalanced Load, Hypocritical Oaf and Potty Mouth, and his podcast Doug Loves Movies is available on iTunes.

Accepted media formats:
Mini DV & Mini HDV
Super 8mm, 8mm, and 16mm film

ALL HAMMER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE FREE. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Hammer members receive priority seating, subject to availability. Reservations not accepted, RSVPs not required.

Parking is available under the museum for $3 after 6:00pm.

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