April 24 – Shari Frilot

Shari Frilot
Senior Film and New Media Curator, Sundance Film Festival
2013 Tri-College Mellon Artist in Residence

“The Power of the Erotic: Curatorial Strategies at Sundance’s New Frontier”

Shari Frilot is senior programmer at the Sundance Film Festival and chief curator of the New Frontier at Sundance, an exhibition of cinematic work created at the intersections of art, film, and new media technology.  As a programmer and curator, Frilot reviews work from new artists, decides which projects are shown to the Sundance audience, and works to answer the question: How to show film art in an art film context?