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One Big Bag

Presented by Cleveland Institute of Art and FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art and The Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque at The Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque, Cleveland OH

Sep 25 2022
One Big Bag

One Big Bag (2021) is a 40-minute single channel video that uses a ‘mobile corpse kit’—a bag filled with everyday objects that death doulas have to care for the newly dead—as both the visual structure and narrative driver of the video.

Sunday, September 25, at 1:30 pm

Special Free Screening!

FRONT International presents


USA/UK, 2021, Every Ocean Hughes

With a matter-of-fact demeanor and intense physicality, the performer guides the viewer into the largely uncharted waters of corpse care—practical, political, and spiritual” (description courtesy of FRONT Int’l). Cleveland premiere.


Admission free.

Part of FRONT International 2022: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, on view thru 10/2.

Face masks, though always recommended, must be worn by filmgoers only when the CDC’s community risk level for Covid in Cuyahoga County is HIGH. Visit for the current community risk level and see the “Face Coverings” section for our detailed mask requirements.

As a reminder, filmgoers can park for free in Lot 73 and in the Institute’s annex lot, and should enter CIA via nearby Entrance C. Click here for a map.

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The Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque

11610 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106

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