Detail View: Stan Brakhage Collection: Interview with Stan Brakhage 1967

Identifier: 
narv_#21Interview5-6-67
Title: 
Interview with Stan Brakhage 1967
Description: 
In an interview Stan Brakhage talks about the origin and meaning of "experimental film." He prefers the term "independent film" and explains why. Brakhage compares independent and commercial films. He describes the types of vision used in his films, particularly "closed eye vision." He describes making his films 'Window Water Baby Moving, 'Blue Moses,' and 'Murder Psalm.' Brakhage gives his opinion of war. He talks about working together with his wife, Jane Brakhage. He offers advice to future filmmakers. Brakhage gives his opinion of college.
Description Type: 
Abstract
Description: 
00:00 Audio file begins 1:13:46 End
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SegmentSequence
Subject: 
Artists
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Subject: 
Window water baby moving (Motion picture)
Subject: 
Vision -- Philosophy
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Subject: 
Blue Moses (Motion picture)
Subject: 
Wodening, Jane, 1936-
Subject Type: 
naf
Subject: 
Independent filmmakers -- United States -- Interviews
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lcsh
Subject: 
Independent films
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lcsh
Subject: 
Higher education -- United States
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lcsh
Subject: 
Murder Psalm (Motion picture)
Subject: 
Motion picture industry -- United States
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Filmmaking (Motion pictures)
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lcsh
Subject: 
Experimental films
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lcsh
Subject: 
Brakhage, Stan
Subject Type: 
naf
Source: 
narv_#21Interview5-6-67
Creator: 
Brakhage, Stan
Creator Type: 
naf
Rights: 
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Date: 
5/6/1967
Format Medium: 
audio/mp3
Language: 
English