DISTRIBUTION

 

IN, Testing and Six Insects available on Nightmare World: The Films of Ted Knighton, distributed by Alpha Video, © 2014 Alpha Home Entertainment, http://www.oldies.com

 

EXHIBITIONS AND FILM SCREENINGS

 

Street Trees drawings exhibited at The Philadelphia Sketch Club's Annual Domenic DiStefano Memorial Works on Paper, Philadelphia, PA (January 2-24, 2015)

Testing and Six Insects screened at Escape the Night, a group art exhibition at Pterodactyl, Philadelphia PA (September 6 and October 4, 2014) 

Street Trees, an exhibition of drawings, film and site-specific installation at International House, Philadelphia, PA (July 10 - September 30, 2014)

The Tell-Tale Heart, a graphic novel, displayed at Night Walk With Me, a group show at Salon 1522, Philadelphia, PA  (April 11 - May 30, 2014)

In, Testing, and Six Insects, screened at Yes Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (May 10- June 1, 2013)

3rd & Arch, screened outdoors in Old City, Philadelphia, PA (January 4 and September 13, 2013) 

Six + Six, screened at International House, Philadelphia, PA (October 28 – December 30, 2010)

In, screened at International House, Philadelphia, PA (November 2009) and Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (January – March, 2011)

Multiple Eye: Ted Knighton’s Moving Images, February 21-March 9, 2007, International House, Philadelphia, PA

Testing, screened at Philadelphia Film Festival (April 2006) and Ann Arbor Film Festival (March 2006)

Six Insects, screened at open video exhibition, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (2002) and Philadelphia Fringe Festival (2001)

 

FILM DIRECTION AND PRODUCTION

 

Videographer, University of Pennsylvania's Multi-Media Services (2013 - Present)

Videographer, documentation of WXPN’s Zydeco Crossroads performance by Rosie Ledet (2014)

Videographer, documentation of WXPN’s 25th Anniversary of their children’s program, Kids’ Corner (2013)

Director, 3rd & Arch, a site-specific installation projected onto the side of a building in Old City, Philadelphia, PA (2013)

Videographer, documentation of performances at WXPN’s Mississippi Blues Project at Philadelphia’s World Café (2012)

Director, Six + Six, an installation consisting of two, 4 min, color video loops, each shown in a separate room, based on the myth of Persephone (2010)

Director, In, 11 min, 16mm color and b/w film about a couple who are obsessed with a little, black box (2009)

Director, Testing, 18 min, 16mm color film portraying a man trying to “keep his head” in the midst of questionable circumstances (2004)

Production Assistant, A Day at Rhoads, video profile of the arts program at a West Philadelphia elementary school (2002)

Videographer, documentation of creation of monument for Little Big Horn National Park by John Collins and Chris Collins (2001)

Director, Six Insects, 22 min, 16mm b/w film depicting the disturbing similarity between human and insect behavior (2000)

Production Assistant, A Chronicle of Corpses, ARM Cinema (1999)

Script Assistant, Alien Space Avengers, AIP Studios (1993)

Director, Clog, 18 min, 16mm b/w film satire about a homeless man and the unwanted attention he receives from a “caring” society.

Director, Chestnut Park, 8 min, 16mm color film documenting the planning, construction and use of a Philadelphia city park. Commissioned by The Delta Group (1985)

Director, The Bridge, 5 min, 16mm b/w short film based on story by Franz Kafka (1982)

 

RECOGNITION AND AWARDS

 

Testing, Philadelphia Film Festival April 2006, Award for Best Experimental Film

 

COMMERCIAL ILLUSTRATION AND GRAPHICS

 

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