Posted in movies | music on May 31, 2011

Nick Zinner at MoMA in 2010 (more by Bao Nguyen)
Nick Zinner

The Met is hosting an evening with Cinema 16 on June 3. The event features Nick Zinner and Brian Chase of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Shahin Motia of Oneida, and MV Carbon of Metalux performing an original score for six short experimental films. Admission is free with museum admission. No reserved seats; space is limited.

Films:

Poeme Electronique (1958), dir. Edgard VarĀse and Le Corbusier
Screen Test: Salvador Dali (1966), dir. Andy Warhol
The Face (1967), dir. Herbert Kosower
Seeing the World (1937), dir. Rudy Burckhardt
Stone Welcome Mat (2003), dir. Gina Carducci
NY, NY (1957), dir. Francis Thompson
Nick Zinner is also showcasing his photography at Anastasia Photo through June 4.

Speaking of Yeah Yeah Yeahs and movies, Karen O recorded a cover of Led Zeppelin's "Immigrant Song" with Trent Reznor for the upcoming film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. The film is the second adaptation of the Swedish novel of the same name by Stieg Larsson, and the first in English. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is written by Steven Zallian and directed by David Fincher.

Check out Karen O and Trent Reznor's take on "Immigrant Song" in the trailer for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, as well as the preview video for Cinema 16 at The Met below.

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Cinema 16 @ The Met Preview

C16 @ The Met - June 3rd, 2011 from Cinema 16 on Vimeo.

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Red Band Trailer

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Comments (15)

yeah, yeah, yeah

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 2:23 PM

pretty sure it's impossible to ride the subway without seeing someone reading the girl with the dragon tattoo

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 2:36 PM

Really. This collaboration is only generating 2 responses?

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 2:49 PM

I'd like to respond to this collaboration.

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 3:07 PM

Count me in with a response as well.

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 3:18 PM

would anyone like to collaborate with me on a response to this post?

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 3:24 PM

I'll bring the hummus!

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 3:42 PM

I'm responding from Austin

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 3:45 PM

pretty sure nobody cares about the yyy's anymore

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 3:54 PM

that series was wonderful. and the films we're fantastic. however, as much as i love fincher, fuck america for always trying to rip off films from other cuntries.

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 4:11 PM

"cuntries"

Hahahahahaha!!

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 4:41 PM

COLLABORATIONS!

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 4:46 PM

i love trent

Posted by Anonymous | May 31, 2011 5:04 PM

sounds...so...fucking...badass

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2011 2:16 PM

YYY's I still wait for ya'll here in Texas!!!

Posted by joshua | August 13, 2011 5:16 AM

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