Detail View: Stan Brakhage Collection: Stan Brakhage on Jean Cocteau and Kenneth Anger #26

Identifier: 
narv_#50-26LectureOrigCocteauAnger.mp3
Title: 
Stan Brakhage on Jean Cocteau and Kenneth Anger #26
Description: 
Stan Brakhage describes how Jean Cocteau draws on poems and stage writing to make his films. Then, he notes Cocteau's and Anger's mask symbolism. Brakhage then talks about beats and rhythm. He gives some examples of tragic lovers. Brakhage then analyzes Cocteau's film 'Orpheus.' He goes into more detail about the myth of Tristan and relates it to 'The Eternal Return,' which he plays. He also analyzes Kenneth Anger's film, 'Rabbit's Moon' and plays it. Brakhage then tells the story of the making of 'Rabbit's Moon.'
Description Type: 
Abstract
Description: 
00:00 Brakhage begins 42:55 Brakhage ends 43:01 Clip from film begins 43:32 Clip from film ends 43:44 Brakhage begins 57:54 Brakhage ends 57:59 Clip from film begins 59:04 Clip from film ends 59:05 Brakhage begins 1:11:49 End
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SegmentSequence
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Course title: History of Film: "I as Eye" (Film and First Person Singular) - The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Description Type: 
Venue
Subject: 
Anger, Kenneth
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81028467
Subject: 
Cocteau, Jean, 1889-1963
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79007043
Subject: 
Orphée (Motion picture : 1950)
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2017107953
Subject: 
Motion pictures and literature
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088132
Subject: 
Masks in motion pictures
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2005000284
Subject: 
Eternal Return (Motion picture)
Subject Type: 
local
Subject: 
Tristan (Legendary character)
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2020047857
Subject: 
Symbolism in motion pictures
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh97009144
Subject: 
Lune des lapins (Motion picture)
Subject Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n93072763
Source: 
narv_#50-26LectureOrigCocteauAnger
Creator: 
Brakhage, Stan
Creator Type: 
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82017258http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82017258
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Date: 
1975-10-20
Format Medium: 
audio/mp3
Language: 
English
Identifier ARK: 
https://ark.colorado.edu/ark:/47540/nx4c2814p9zx