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The Resource Maya Deren : experimental films, directed by Maya Deren, (videorecording)

Maya Deren : experimental films, directed by Maya Deren, (videorecording)

Label
Maya Deren : experimental films
Title
Maya Deren
Title remainder
experimental films
Statement of responsibility
directed by Maya Deren
Title variation
Experimental films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
Collection of short films by surrealist Russian-American filmmaker Deren, studying identity, movement, and freedom
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Musique, Teiji Ito (1st, 6th works), Maya Deren (5th work)
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Meshes of the afternoon: Maya Deren, Alexander Hammid ; At land: John Cage, Parker Tyler ; A study in choreography for camera: Talley Beatty ; Ritual in transfigured time: Rita Christiani, Anaïs Nin ; Meditation on violence: Chao Li Chi ; The very eye of night: Metropolitan Opera Ballet School
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1987
  • 1903-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Deren, Maya
  • Hammid, Alexander
  • Tudor, Antony
  • Cage, John
  • Tyler, Parker
  • Beatty, Talley
  • Christiani, Rita
  • Nin, Anaïs
  • Chi, Ch'ao-Li
  • Mystic Fire Video, Inc
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
76
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dreams
  • Dance
  • Martial arts
  • Motion picture film collections
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Maya Deren : experimental films, directed by Maya Deren, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion pictures 1943-1959
  • Special features: excerpt from Deren's "Divine horsemen : the living gods of Haiti," excerpt from Alexander Hammid's "Private life of a cat," picture gallery, notes and quotes, biography
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • (1945-46, 15 min.)
  • Meditation on violence
  • (1948, 12 min.)
  • Very eye of night
  • (1952-59, 15 min.)
  • choreographic collaboration with Anthony Tudor
  • Meshes of the afternoon
  • (1943-59, 14 min.)
  • collaboration with Alexander Hammid
  • At land
  • (1944, 15 min.)
  • Study in choreography for camera
  • (1945, 4 min.)
  • Ritual in transfigured time
Control code
179005987
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Authorized edition
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
880198037794
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
MC377
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)179005987
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Maya Deren : experimental films, directed by Maya Deren, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion pictures 1943-1959
  • Special features: excerpt from Deren's "Divine horsemen : the living gods of Haiti," excerpt from Alexander Hammid's "Private life of a cat," picture gallery, notes and quotes, biography
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • (1945-46, 15 min.)
  • Meditation on violence
  • (1948, 12 min.)
  • Very eye of night
  • (1952-59, 15 min.)
  • choreographic collaboration with Anthony Tudor
  • Meshes of the afternoon
  • (1943-59, 14 min.)
  • collaboration with Alexander Hammid
  • At land
  • (1944, 15 min.)
  • Study in choreography for camera
  • (1945, 4 min.)
  • Ritual in transfigured time
Control code
179005987
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Authorized edition
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
880198037794
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
MC377
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)179005987
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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