ARTGASM: A monthly erotic film night where artistic vision and erotic media meet in cinematic climax
April 24th at 10:30pm ArtGasm's third screening will feature:
Nara Denning's Monkey Lion. Monkey Lion was master of the chase,but his charms and his pride could not prepare him for the coming of the Wolf... this pansexual queer fable, set in a primeval forest, follows a group of animals as light-hearted erotic play takes a turn toward the shadow side of desire through ritualized sacrifice.
Creamy Coconut's How to Fight Like a Unicorn, Who better to teach the ancient fighting art of Muay Thai than a mystical topless Unicorn? Join Asia the mythical "real life" instructor, while she shows you how to kick some ass while shaking ass.
Julie Simone's Le Papillon brings us into the internal psychological and emotional experience of a kinky submissive as she discovers ultimate freedom with in the warm embrace of her cocoon.
Award winning director Madison Young presents an orgasmic array of femmelicious fantasies come true. From the mythical magical fornication of seductress mermaids on the rocks fucking spellbound submissive sexy sailors to a horny corseted unicorn who is saddled up and fucked hard by a strap-on wielding mistress, this film will lead you somewhere over the rainbow and beyond ecstasy.
Curator and Host Bio:
Madison Young is a revolutionary feminist artist, activist, filmmaker, wordsmith, and curator. Young's breadth of work in the realm of sexuality spans from documenting our sexual culture in 40 feature length feminist pornographic films that have won numerous accolades including 6 feminist porn awards, numerous XBiz and AVN nominations and have been screened Internationally. Young speaks on the topics of feminist pornography, feminism & sexuality, and kink at universities including Yale University, Harvard University, Hampshire College, Northwestern University, and UC Berkeley. Her writings have been published in the Feminist Porn Studies Academic Journal as well as her recently released memoir, "Daddy". She is currently writing "The DIY Porn Handbook: Documenting Our Sexual Revolution"
Creamy Coconut is a production company specializing in surrealism and educational entertainment. Surreal education is when a sexy mariachi band is interrogating a mime about multiplication tables. Then they hook up. The ultimate mission is to promote peace on earth by providing the option of fun learning and healthier sex shoot loads, not guns. Based in Los Angeles with roots in NYC and the Bay Area, Irina (director and founder) brings formal psychology and film training to merge high production value with hardcore fucking. Creamy Coconut films have been known to screen at international film festivals and win awards, as well as being available on VOD websites such as PinkLabel.tv. Creamy Coconut offers film and design that comforts and tickles the mind, while encouraging people to explore their fantasies in a safe, holistic, communicative and nourishing environment.
Born in San Francisco in 1976, Nara Denning is a native of the fringes and seeker of invisible realities. She has made a body of work which interprets what she has so far encountered, collecting antique elements to create seductive, turbulent dreamscapes inspired by personal memoir as recalled by the symbolic language of the heart. Denning creates a heightened reality that merges the external and internal experience. Her current film series "Under the Pavement" explores identity crisis in the modern age. Denning was awarded "Best New Silent Filmmaker 2009" by the SF Weekly as well as the 2010 "Investing in Artists" grant from the Center of Cultural Innovation and the 2011 Individual Artist Commission Award by the San Francisco Arts Commission.
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THE NEW PARKWAY THEATER is a community-centered cinema and pub located in Oakland's Uptown district. Sit back and relax in our cozy couches while watching our new releases, cult classics, and fabulous special programming. Plus, enjoy yummy food and local beer and wine in our café or even delivered right to your theater seat all at affordable prices!
Every week we have something for everyone... from Doc Night to Baby Brigade and Nerd Nite to Party at the Parkway, and everything in between. Also, join us on the mezzanine for free, non-film events like Open Mic Mondays, Bingo and Beer Tuesdays, Pop-Up Art Wednesdays, Trivia Thursdays, and First Fridays.
The New Parkway = Film. Friends. Food. Fun on Tap.
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474 24th St.
Oakland, CA 94612
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