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by P. Adams Sitney
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History & Criticism
  • Author:
    P. Adams Sitney
  • ISBN:
    0195024850
  • ISBN13:
    978-0195024852
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    Oxford University Press; 2 edition (April 19, 1979)
  • Pages:
    480 pages
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    History & Criticism
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Visionary film : the American avant-garde, 1943-zooo, P. Adams Sitney. This book attempts to isolate and describe the visionary strain within the complex manifold of the American avant-garde film.

Visionary film : the American avant-garde, 1943-zooo, P. 3rd ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. New York January 1974. A. S. Acknowledgments.

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Now P. Adams Sitney has once again revised and updated this classic work, restoring a chapter on the films of Gregory J. Markopoulos and bringing his discussion of the principal genres and major filmmakers up to the year 2000. Epub FB2 mobi txt RTF. Converted file can differ from the original. If possible, download the file in its original format.

Adams Sitney (born August 9, 1944 in New Haven, Connecticut), is a historian of American avant-garde cinema. He is known as the author of Visionary Film, one of the first books on the history of experimental film in the United States. Sitney attended Yale University. He co-founded the Anthology Film Archives in 1970 and, along with Jonas Mekas, Peter Kubelka, Ken Kelman, and James Broughton, served as one of the members of the Anthology Film Archives Essential Cinema film selection committee

Now P. Adams Sitney is Professor of Visual Art at Princeton University.

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The great unacknowledged aspiration of the American avant-garde cinema has been the mimesis of the human mind in a cinematic structure

The great unacknowledged aspiration of the American avant-garde cinema has been the mimesis of the human mind in a cinematic structure. Beginning with the attempt to translate dreams and other revelations of the personal unconscious in trance films, through the imitation of the act of seeing in the lyric film and the collective unconscious in the mythopoetic film, this cinema has attempted to define Consciousness and the Imagination.

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An historical and analytical study of American avant-garde films and the leading filmmakers in this genre