Most widely held works about Maya Deren
Most widely held works by Maya Deren
Divine horsemen : the living gods of Haiti by Maya Deren ( Book )
27 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and French and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Indiqué sur la jaquette : Documentaire sur la religion Vaudou de Haïti, présentant les rituels de cultes issus d'Afrique, et des scènes de transe, de carnaval et de danse. "En septembre 1947, je débarquai à Haïti pour un séjour de huit mois, armée de dix-huit paquets hétéroclites ; sept de ces bagages consistués d'équipement de tournage pour film en 16 mm (trois caméras, des trépieds, un stock de film vierge, etc.) ; trois d'entre eux étaient du matériel d'enregistrement son pour film, et trois autres du matériel photographique." - Maya Deren.
Divine horsemen the living gods of Haiti ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Documentary of the Voudoun religions of Haiti. Presents rituals performed by the Rada, Petro, and Congo cults, whose devotees commune with cosmic powers through invocations, sacrifices, and possession.
Maya Deren experimental films ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Examples of Maya Deren's work, considered to exemplify the American avant-garde film movement of the 1940s and 1950s.
The legend of Maya Deren : a documentary biography and collected works by Vèvè A Clark ( Book )
10 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Maya Deren collected experimental films ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Examples of Maya Deren's work evoke and exemplify the American avant-garde film movement of the 1940s and 1950s.
Divine horsemen; Voodoo gods of Haiti by Maya Deren ( Book )
10 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
In the mirror of Maya Deren ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and German and held by 250 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.
Essential Deren : collected writings on film by Maya Deren ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Maya Deren experimental films ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Collection of short films by surrealist Russian-American filmmaker Deren, studying identity, movement, and freedom.
American short films ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
A collection of 16 short films by America's filmmakers, some of which are incredibly rare. The set includes works by Tim Burton, Andy Warhol, Alexander Payne, Todd Solondz, George Lucas, and Gus Van Sant, among others. Most of the films are accompanied by optional audio commentary, almost always by their respective directors.
The underground film : an introduction to its development in America by Sheldon Renan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
An anagram of ideas on art, form and film by Maya Deren ( Book )
9 editions published between 1946 and 2001 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Maya Deren. Vol. 1, Dances for the camera ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Selected short films from the 40s and 50s demonstrate the close interaction between the camera and the dancer.
Folk music from Haiti meringues and ballads ( Recording )
in Haitian French Creole and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Collected experimental films by Maya Deren ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Maya Deren's work exemplifies the American avant-garde film movement of the 1940's and 1950's.
The voodoo gods by Maya Deren ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Ecrits sur l'art et le cinéma by Maya Deren ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Figure mythique de l'avant-garde cinématographique des années 1940, M. Deren affirme dans ses textes le caractère unique du cinéma en insistant sur sa forme temporelle, beaucoup plus assimilable à la musique et à la danse qu'aux pratiques plastiques. Ses films et ses textes sont une source d'inspiration pour l'avant-garde américaine, les femmes cinéastes et les féministes contemporaines.
Meringues and folk ballads of Haiti ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Songs from the hermetic theater by John Zorn ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Poetik des Films : Wege im Medium bewegter Bilder by Maya Deren ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in German and Undetermined and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Animated films Ballads Biography Brakhage, Stan Cahun, Claude,--1894-1954 Clarke, Shirley,--1919-1997 Cornell, Joseph Critical theory Criticism, interpretation, etc. Dance Deren, Maya Documentary films Drama Dreams Ethnographic films Exhibition catalogs Experimental films Experimental films Feature films Feminism and motion pictures Feminist film criticism Fiction films Haiti Identity (Philosophical concept) Independent filmmakers Intellectual life Martial arts Merengues Modern dance Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Motion pictures--Aesthetics Motion pictures--Philosophy New York (State)--New York Nonfiction films Olson, Charles,--1910-1970 Periodicals Photography, Artistic Poststructuralism Religion Sherman, Cindy Short films Short films Silent films Silent films Surrealism United States Voodooism Women in the motion picture industry Women motion picture producers and directors
Bardacke, Eleanora 1917-1961
Bardacke, Eleanora Deren 1917-1961
Derenkowsky, Eleanora 1917-1961
Derenkowsky, Elenora 1917-1961
Derenkowsky, Eleonora 1917-1961
Früherer Name Deren, Eleonora 1917-1961
Früherer Name Derenkovskaja, Eleonora 1917-1961
Hammid, Eleanora 1917-1961
Ito, Maya 1917-1961
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Multiple languages (3)
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