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Brakhage, Stan

Overview
Works: 609 works in 927 publications in 4 languages and 8,044 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Biographical films  Exhibition catalogs  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Drama  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Director, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Producer, Film editor, Other, Editor, Speaker
Classifications: PN1995.9.E96, 791.4375
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Most widely held works by Stan Brakhage
By Brakhage an anthology : 1954-2001 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-six masterworks by Stan Brakhage
Film at wit's end : eight avant-garde filmmakers by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avant-garde. experimental cinema, 1928-1954 ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally produced as individual silent or sound motion pictures in the United States, Germany, and France, these seventeen short films epitomize the development of experimental film from the 1920's through the 1950's. The films are drawn from the collection assembled by Raymond Rohauer, one of the nation's foremost proponents of experimental cinema, founder of the Hollywood Film Society, and longtime programmer at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Rohauer helped preserve and promote avant-garde cinema, and these films from his personal archive are some of the most influential and eclectic short films made during the 20th Century
Treasures IV American avant garde film, 1947-1986 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents 26 films by artists who helped to redefine cinema. Shows an array of film types and styles, from abstract animation to documentary and balances acknowledged classics with rediscoveries. The films are drawn from the preservation work of five of America's foremost avant-garde archives: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Anthology Film Archives, The Museum of Modern Art, The New York Public Library, and The Pacific Film Archive. None of the titles has been available before on good-quality video in the United States
Film biographies by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essential Brakhage : selected writings on filmmaking by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brakhage scrapbook : collected writings, 1964-1980 by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the mirror of Maya Deren by Martina Kudláček ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interweaves excerpts from some of Maya Deren's films with archival footage and commentary by acolytes and contemporaries, such as Stan Brakhage and Jonas Mekas. Includes excerpts from the films: At land, Ritual in transfigured time, and Meshes of the afternoon
By Brakhage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
The Brakhage lectures: Georges Méliès, David Wark Griffith, Carl Theodore Dreyer, Sergei Eisenstein by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures given at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago during the fall and early winter of 1970-71
Dog star man by Stan Brakhage ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Stan Brakhage's major works. Broken images of a snowbound woodsman, sexual daydreams, living cells, flowing blood, vessels, stars, suns, and other objects are presented using innovative editing
Free radicals a history of experimental film ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This feature-length documentary provides a vivid, eye-opening, and appropriately personal introduction to one of the most important, yet perpetually marginalized, realms of filmmaking: avant-garde cinema. Achieving the near-impossible task of doing justice in a mere 82 minutes to this incredibly rich, varied, and expansive domain, FREE RADICALS is as expertly constructed an introduction to the topic as one could hope for, thanks in large part to the film's privileging of rare interviews with some of the most important filmmakers in the avant-garde tradition (including Jonas Mekas, Peter Kubelka, Stan Brakhage, and Hans Richter), and its inclusion of several films in their entirety. The film's sincere admiration for its subject is best reflected by Chodorov's own description: "I wanted to share a few of the films I love and introduce you to some of the free, radical artists who made them"--Container
Telling time : essays of a visionary filmmaker by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Metaphors on vision by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
16 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in English and French and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'un des textes fondateurs du cinéma underground américain, publié en 1963. Stan Brakhage y développe sa conception d'une "mythopoesis"
Philip Taaffe : composite nature : a conversation with Stan Brakhage by Philip Taaffe ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stan Brakhage hand-painted films by Stan Brakhage ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and French and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally interested in abstract expressionist painting, Stan Brakhage has completed over 300 films in 50 years. His ongoing project of recreating "closed-eye vision" has led him to these entirely silent, hand-painted films
A moving picture giving and taking book by Stan Brakhage ( Book )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anticipation of the night by Stan Brakhage ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cycle of madness and childhood's end. A film poem
Selected films by Stan Brakhage ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Undetermined and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of experimental films by Stan Brakhage. Cat's cradle: Sexual witchcraft involving two couples and a medium cat. Window water baby moving: Brakhage's treatment of the birth of his daughter. Sirius remembered: Coming to terms with the decay of death and the decay of the memories of a loved one who has died. Dead: A very sombre and intense visual poem, a black lyric exercise on time and eternity. Thigh line lyre triangular: Patterns that move out from the inside of the mind through the optic nerves--"spots before my eyes; an intensive, disturbing, but joyful experience." Mothlight: Brakhage made this film without a camera. He just pasted mothwings and flowers on a clear strip of film and ran it through the printing machine
The life and times of Allen Ginsberg ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts Allen Ginsberg, an American poet and social activist in the different decades of his life and activities; the director's cut updates the film to include information about Ginserg's death
 
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Alternative Names
B, S.
B., S. (Stan Brakhage)
Brakhage, James Stanley.
Brakhage, James Stanley 1933-2003
S. B
S. B. (Stan Brakhage)
Sanders, Robert
Sanders, Robert 1933-
Sanders, Robert 1933-2003
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