featured work


When I Was Four reenacts a distant childhood memory of the first night in a new home, and relates it to an adolescent experience, in hope to uncover what truth the memory holds, if any. read more here.


about the artist

Hugo Ljungbäck is a Swedish queer moving image artist, film curator, and media scholar. his work has screened internationally at such venues as the Montreal Underground Film Festival, the Beijing International Short Film Festival, and Pixel Film Festival, and regularly explores queer themes, sexual abuse, and coercion. his research interests include film, media, and critical theory, experimental film, and video art, and he has been published in the AM Journal of Art and Media Studies and The Projector: A Journal on Film, Media, and Culture. he is an Undergraduate Research Fellow at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and a programmer for the Milwaukee Underground Film Festival.

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