Instrument Inventor Film Screening

june, 2019

14jun7:00 pm10:00 pmInstrument Inventor Film ScreeningFilms by and about Instrument Makers7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 23 Maine Avenue, Richmond CA 94804


Event Details

Join us for a unique evening of film and music.

Short films from Paul Dresher and Sung Kim (with live improvised score), followed by the documentary Twelve Pianos, directed by Dean Mermell. Twelve Pianos focuses on the piano installations of Mauro Fortissimo, well known in the Bay Area as co-founder of music installation festivals Flower Piano and Sunset Piano with Dean Mermell.

Doors at 7pm, Screening at 7:30pm. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Paul Dresher Project (shorts)

The Orchestrion (3 Shorts with live, improvised score)
Director Sung Kim is an improvisor, sculptor, and instrument building. These 3 short films are accompanied by a live, improvised score

The Orchestrion-Pizzicato (12 min)
The Orchestrion-Lungs (15 min)
The Orchestrion-Dynamo (9 min)
Twelve Pianos (63 min) Director: Dean Mermell / Starring: Mauro Fortissimo

This documentary gets up close with Mauro Fortissimo’s piano installations, in select locations, which draws world-class musicians and novices alike to come and play – from the cliffs of Half Moon Bay to the streets of San Francisco. VIEW TRAILER


(Friday) 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Bridge Storage and ArtSpace

23 Maine Avenue, Richmond CA 94804


Bridge Storage and 23 Maine Avenue, Richmond CA 94804