An Evening with Peter Hutton at Esopus Space

February 9, 2010

Film scholar Tom Gunning has noted that the films of the late legendary experimental filmmaker Peter Hutton “offer lessons in the art of seeing and fashioning images that make you wonder how anyone could produce something simultaneously so humble and so astounding.” Following up on the retrospective of Hutton’s work presented at MoMA in 2009, Esopus Space hosted an intimate evening with the filmmaker (and contributor to Esopus 10), who projected seven of his remarkable films to a capacity crowd. PHOTOS OF EVENT