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Title By Brakhage. An anthology, Volume two [videorecording].
Published [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2010]
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997.A1 B92 2010    IN LIBRARY
Description 3 videodiscs (455 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 booklet (46 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series The Criterion collection ; 517
Criterion collection ; 517.
Credits Director, Stan Brakhage ; curated by Marilyn Brakhage.
Note Collective title from container and disc surfaces.
Originally produced as short films from 1955-2003.
Contents Disc 1, Program 1: 1955-67. The wonder ring -- The dead -- Two: Creeley/McClure -- 23rd psalm branch -- Program 2: 1967-76. Scenes from under childhood, section one -- The machine of Eden -- Star garden -- Desert.
Disc 2, Program 3: 1972-82. The process -- Burial path -- Duplicity III -- The domain of the moment -- Murder psalm -- Arabic 12 -- Program 4: 1989-90. Visions in meditation #1 -- Visions in meditation #2 (Mesa Verde) -- Visions in meditation #3 (Plato's cave) -- Visions in meditation #4 (D.H. Lawrence).
Disc 3, Program 5: 1982, 1992, 1994. Unconscious London strata -- Boulder blues and pearls and ... -- The mammals of Victoria -- From: First hymn to the night-Novalis -- Program 6: 1995-2003. I take these truths -- The cat of the worm's green realm -- Yggdrasill: whose roots are stars in the human mind -- " ..." Reel five -- Persian series 1-3 -- Chinese series.
Note Special features: Disc 1. "Salons" video clips, "Brakhage on Brakhage I" discussion; "Interview" 1990 interview with Stan Brakhage by film critic Marilynne Mason. Disc 2. "For Stan" short film by Marilyn Brakhage; "Brakhage on Brakhage II" discussion; "Lecture" lecture by Brakhage at the University of Colorado at Boulder on March 20, 1996. Disc 3. "Salons" video clips; "Brakhage on Brakhage III" discussion; "Interview" 1990 interview with Stan Brakhage by film critic Marilynne Mason; "Lecture" lecture by Brakhage at the Museum School of Fine Arts in Boston on October 7, 1996. Booklet: "Some notes on the selection of titles for By Brakhage: an anthology, volume two" by Marilyn Brakhage; "About the films: volume two" by Fred Camper; "The hair in the gate: preserving Brakhage" by Mark Toscano.
System Reqs DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen, Dolby Digital mono, stereo.
Summary In this second installment, we are proud to present thirty more of Brakhage's innovative creations, from his 1950s films to his final work from 2003. Highlights of this collection include the antiwar film 23rd psalm branch; hand-painted films from the Persian series; The wonder ring, made for a commission by Joseph Cornell; the autobiographical Scenes from under childhood, section one; his only found-footage film, Murder psalm; and much more.
Language Films are primarily silent.
Subject Brakhage, Stan.
Genre Experimental films.
Independent films.
Short films.
Related Names Brakhage, Stan. Interviewee. Director.
Brakhage, Marilyn. Director.
Mason, Marilynne S. Interviewer.
Camper, Fred. Writer of accompanying material.
Toscano, Mark. Writer of accompanying material.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Alternate Title By Brakhage. Volume two
Related Titles Wonder ring
Two: Creeley/McClure.
23rd psalm branch.
Scenes from under childhood, section one.
Machine of Eden.
Star garden.
Burial path.
Duplicity III.
Domain of the moment.
Murder psalm.
Arabic 12.
Visions in meditation #1.
Visions in meditation #2 (Mesa Verde).
Visions in meditation #3 (Plato's cave).
Visions in meditation #4 (D.H. Lawrence).
Unconscious London strata.
Boulder blues and pearls and--.
Mammals of Victoria.
From: First hymn to the night-Novalis.
I take these truths.
Cat of the worm's green realm.
Yggdrasill: whose roots are stars in the human mind.
Reel five.
Persian series 1-3.
Chinese series.
ISBN 9781604652802
Standard # 715515058513
Publisher # CC1898D The Criterion Collection
OCLC number 614533987