May 07, 2015

Telluride Mountainfilm Festival

The film California: Paradise Burning by Ed Kashi (VII) and Matt Black, has been selected for screening at the 37th Annual Telluride Mountainfilm Festival. The 2015 festival will take place in Colorado, May 22-25th.   Originally produced for and published on the New Yorker, California: Paradise Burning gives a...

April 09, 2015

Tiburon International Film Festival

Ed Kashi (VII) and Matt Black‘s film “California: Paradise Burning” has been selected for screening at the 14th Annual Tiburon International Film Festival, which will be held April 9-17, 2015. More information and tickets available soon »

March 25, 2015

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

The film “California: Paradise Burning” by Ed Kashi (VII) and Matt Black, will be among the lineup of short films screened at this year’s River Alliance of Wisconsin Wild & Scenic Film Festival. The festival will take place Wednesday, March 25th at the Barrymore Theatre in Madison, Wisconsin. Tickets...

November 11, 2014

California: Paradise Burning

Join Ed Kashi (VII) and Matt Black for the opening reception of Black's exhibition "The Dry Land" in conjunction with a film screening of Kashi and Black's piece "California: Paradise Burning" at The Half King, NY. This event will take place on November 11, 2014 at 7:30PM.

October 16, 2014

“California: Paradise Burning” at Half King

Join Ed Kashi and Matt Black for a screening of their film "California: Paradise Burning" at the opening reception of Matt Black's exhibition, The Dry Land at The Half King on November 11, 2014. "The Dry Land documents, in beautiful and stark pictures, the agricultural effects of the drought...

September 22, 2014

California: Paradise Burning

Featured today on the New Yorker a collaborative film, "California: Paradise Burning" by Ed Kashi (VII) and Matt Black gives a deeper and personal look at the severe drought in California. Black and Kashi recently connected with the farmers and shepherds of the Central Valley, documenting their ongoing struggles...

August 20, 2014

Matt Black: From Clouds to Dust

Anastasia Photo will be showing an exhibition of by American photographer Matt Black. He will be showcasing his twin documentary projects, The Kingdom of Dust and The People of Clouds. These bodies of work "explore the changing human relationship to food, farming and the environment. Through Black’s masterful eye...

Tell the Story

The photojournalist’s success is only half achieved by taking the picture. Matt Black, having just completed “After the Fall,” the third story in his People of Clouds series, is committed to not only capturing the dilemma of the Mixteca but he asks that we all pass the message along so...

August 30, 2012