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Title Notes on Marie Menken / Mina Film presents a film by Martina Kudláček ; conceived, directed and produced by Martina Kudláček ; edit by Henry Hill ; original music by John Zorn.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, NY : Icarus Films Home Video, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD 791.43 MEN    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, black and white, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital stereo.
Performer With Joseph J. Menkevich, Jonas Mekas, Kenneth Anger, Gerard Malanga, Stan Brakhage, Peter Kubelka, Alfred Leslie, Billy Name, Mary Woronov.
Credits Camera, Martina Kudláček ; original music, John Zorn.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note Originally produced as a documentary film in 2006.
Summary Profiles avant-garde filmmaker Marie Menken, who pioneered non-narrative film methods. In 1937 she married poet Willard Maas and in 1943 was the camera person on his film The geography of the body. After that she began to make her own short films.
Terms Of Use For private home use only.
Note Bonus features: Three films by Marie Menken, Visual variations on Noguchi (1945); Glimpse of the garden (1957); Arabesque for Kenneth Anger (1958-61).
GMD: videorecording.
Subject Menken, Marie, 1909-1970.
Women motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.
Experimental films -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Added Author Kudláček, Martina.
Zorn, John, 1953-
Icarus Films Home Video.
Added Title Visual variations on Noguchi.
Glimpse of the garden.
Arabesque for Kenneth Anger.
Standard No. 854565001176
00854565001176 gtin-14
Music No. 500117 Icarus Films Home Video
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