Hapax Legomena I: (nostalgia)

Hapax Legomena I: (nostalgia)

Hapax Legomena I: (nostalgie)

Color: Black and white
Synopsis

This classic work of avant-garde cinema is a mediation on the present moment of watching a movie and the visual fixing in place of past events. We watch a series of photographs – personal and artistic manifestations of Frampton’s early exploration of visual techniques – placed on a gas burner, with the artist’s voiceover describing each photograph.

Biography

Experimental filmmaker, photographer and theoretician Hollis Frampton (1936–1984) was one of the leading figures of the 1960s American avant-garde movement. He was a pioneer of structural film and later digital art.

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THE NEW AMERICAN CINEMA GROUP / Courtney Muller / 475 Park Ave South / 6th Floor NY / New York / 10016 / filmmakerscoop@gmail.com / www.film-makerscoop.com
 
Festival edition: 2016
Sections: Fascinations: Aerial View
Premiere Type: Czech Premiere
Exhibition format: 16 mm
Screening:
30.10.2016 10:00
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