FILM + SOUND Series No. 3 : Capital City Archives

Fri. August 24th 2018
@  The Ministry of Casual Living By Donation (All Ages)
9 doors at 8:30
FILM + SOUND SERIES No. 3: Capital City Archives
@ MoCL Studios 858 Devonshire Road 9pm

The third in a series of monthly open air film + music nights, FILM + SOUND No. 3 takes place in conjunction with the INTEGRATE ARTS FESTIVAL "Capital City Archives" features SURPRISING local shorts from the 80s, 90s and 00s paired w/ ethereal and atmospheric LIVE SOUNDS by Ora Cogan (, Elan Noon ( and guest DJs.

Animation, Experimental, FILM, Early Digital, VHS and more... Refreshments & snacks available (cash only). 10 mins by bike from downtown Victoria. All ages welcome.

This event is curated by Jameel Mulani, Emma Holland and Aimée van Drimmelen. Thanks to the Victoria CRD, MediaNet, CineVic and Kees Dekker for their support.


CHEK TV Sign On (1987)

The Ida Clarkson Show on CHEK Feat Esquimalt Arts + Crafts (1986)

The Price is Dodd’s

Hooray For Sandbox Land (1985) Dir. Marv Newland - Animated spot for ICBC

Brand New Triathalon (2003) Dir. Rick Raxlen [VHS COPY]



Primordial | (2008) Dir. Scott Amos
Mechanical Garden (2009) Dir. Scott Amos


Flambé (1991) Dir. Howie Woo 4:00 [VHS COPY]

Changes Teen Ad (198?)

Lyle’s Ad (1991)

Dodd’s Serta Trek

Can of Pop (2000) Dir. Meesoo Lee
Think (2000) Dir. Meesoo Lee

Why (1993) | Dir. Carol Halstead



10th Frame (1984-2018) | Super 8 | Dir. Kent Tate

Sisyphus (2005) | Hand processed 16mm | Dir. Maureen Bradley

Untitled (2008) | Super 8 | Scott Amos

Play/Pray (c.2004) Dir. Rick Raxlen


CHEK TV Sign Off (1987)

*all vintage Victoria TV footage via Robotsatsea2009 YouTube Channel except Lyle’s Ad via Paramont YouTube Channel

The Ministry of Casual Living (MoCL) is a registered non-profit society and a member of the Pacific Association of Artist-Run Centres, exhibiting the works of contemporary emerging and mid-career artists since March 2002. Established to provide artists from all disciplines with an accessible venue for experimentation, MoCL is committed to promoting critical, self-reflective discourse, and integrating the artistic process into all aspects of everyday life.

We are located on Unceded Coast Salish Territories (Victoria, BC Canada). We operate studios at 858 Devonshire Road, in the Esquimalt Industrial Park, a window gallery generously donated by Cenote Restaurant in the Odeon Alley, and the PedalBox/PaddleBox mobile Bike Cart Galleries.


Jameel Mulani & Emma Holland are interdisciplinary artists collaboratively focused upon experimental photography, self-publishing, and film. Their approach comes from a foundation in architectural studies, and an interest in the spatial nature of media as environments. Explorations into video include installations and interventions, along with experimental films and music videos.

Their zines and artist books have been exhibited at Zines of the World, Doomed Gallery, London, UK; and Photoblock, as part of the East London photography festival, Photomonth. Their self-published books have appeared at independent book fairs in Canada, U.S., and UK, and are disseminated by Art Metropole, Toronto, Printed Matter, NY, and The Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK. Emma Holland and Jameel Mulani currently live and work on Vancouver Island, Canada.


Aimée van Drimmelen is an interdisciplinary artist exploring the rhythms of nature internally and externally over a variety of media including 2D paintings on drumskins, film/video/animation, and sound. She was co-curator of Montreal's Reel Dames film festival, and selected for the NFB Hothouse animation mentorship program in 2011. Since then her animated shorts and music videos have screened at numerous festivals including Fantasia and the Vancouver Asian Film Festival, and won an AI-AP Motion Arts Award. She is currently based on Vancouver Island.

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