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Guest Curator Series: Zachary Hutchinson

  • Comfort Station 2579 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)

As part of our Guest Film Curator series we welcome Zachary Hutchinson presenting


Name: clanky
Title: ✧✿✖❥˄·͈༝·͈˄♡ෆ͙⃛♥•·̫•ฅ❀✧
Year: 2019
Length: ~5 min
clanky makes lunch. clanky and hair make a porno. clanky and hair go to white castle. clanky and hair's infinite playlist. when clanky met hair. mr and mrs clanky. clanky & hair's excellent adventure.

Name: Liang Luscombe
Title: She inches glass to break
Year: 2018
Duration: 14:23
She inches glass to break (2018) takes on elements of a sitcom-styled conversation between three women librarians about their varying
reactions to Breakfast At Tiffany’s use of yellow face and feminist film Ticket of No Return (1979), as they plan for a library film screening.

Name: Aalap Bommaraju, Arthur Menezes Brum, and Liz Cambron
Title: How to Survive an Institution
Year: 2019
Length: 15 min
Description: Through a short film we diagnose how coherence among ourselves exists only because of our objective accomplishment of it through play in leisure time. Hyperbole, syndrome, symptom, and nervous laughter, here is a map for critiquing ‘survival’ in white institutional space.

Name Caitlin Ryan
Title Hailey
Year 2017
length 07 min 22 secs
A sentence or two about the video: "Soccer's like my best friend...sports wise." My sister Hailey and I are 16 years apart. We have grown up in different houses with different rules. This short in an exercise in sisterhood and to confirm that mom still buys fat free junk food when dieting.

Name Zachary Hutchinson
Title I like Chicago
Year 2019
I actually like Chicago.

Media: Digital Projection.

About: Zachary Hutchinson (b. 1991) makes art through costume making, sculpture, drawing, video making with an attention to transgressive affect. She lives in Chicago and actually likes it! Find out more at

For the months of April and May the Guest curator series invites independent film programmers to Comfort Film to share their vision of what film means to them.

No BYOB please.

The Comfort Station Film Curator Series is programmed by Raul Benitez and Nando Espinosa Herrera.