Detail View: Stan Brakhage Collection: Stan Brakhage on Charlie Chaplin and James Broughton

Identifier: 
narv_L50-9Lecture1-12-76ChaplinBroughton
Title: 
Stan Brakhage on Charlie Chaplin and James Broughton
Description: 
Stan Brakhage discusses the relationship between wealth and artists. This becomes a conversation about Charlie Chaplin's biography. Brakhage discusses how Chaplin appeared to be a political figure, but was not in actuality. He describes how Chaplin's film 'Monsieur Verdoux' was originally received. He also describes the making of Chaplin's film 'Limelight.' Brakhage mentions his involvement in the trial of Dennis Banks. Brakhage analyzes James Broughton's film 'High Kukus' and plays it. He also mentions the various muses of Chaplin, Broughton, and Jean Cocteau. Brakhage plays an audio clip about Broughton, where some of his poems are read.
Description Type: 
Abstract
Description: 
00:00 Stan Brakhage begins 38:10 Brakhage ends 38:14 Clip from film begins 38:46 Clip from film ends 38:49 Brakhage begins 51:02 Brakhage ends 51:12 Clip from film begins 1:10:00 Clip from film ends 1:10:01 Brakhage begins 1:13:22 End
Description Type: 
SegmentSequence
Description: 
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: 
Artists
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Filmmaking (Motion pictures)
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Banks, Dennis
Subject Type: 
naf
Subject: 
Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977
Subject Type: 
naf
Subject: 
Broughton, James, 1913-1999
Subject Type: 
naf
Subject: 
Artists -- Political and social views
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Monsieur Verdoux (Motion picture)
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Limelight (Motion picture : 1952 )
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
High Kukus (Motion picture)
Source: 
narv_L50-9Lecture1-12-76ChaplinBroughton
Creator: 
Brakhage, Stan
Creator Type: 
naf
Date: 
1/12/1976
Format Medium: 
audio/mp3
Language: 
English