Short on running time but long on edgy deconstructions of contemporary life’s weird minutiae, the films slated for this year’s Optic Nerve promise an enticing poke in the peepers. MoCA’s popular annual festival spools short films and videos by talented homegrown auteurs and will feature fifteen films stretching from one to nine minutes in length. The offerings, chosen from an open call for submissions, incorporate a smorgasbord of techniques ranging from narrative and nonnarrative... More >>>