Detail View: Stan Brakhage Collection: Stan Brakhage on Orson Welles

Identifier: 
narv_#18Wells9-13-76
Title: 
Stan Brakhage on Orson Welles
Description: 
Stan Brakhage gives a biography of Orson Welles. He describes Welles' trip to Ireland and how Welles got into acting. Brakhage describes the influence of 'The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari' and talks about its creation. He describes the making of 'L'Age d'Or' and gives a plot summary. Brakhage describes the imagery in Georges Méliès' films. He discusses violence in films and television. Brakhage describes Welles first part, which was in the play 'Jew Süss' and talks about Welles' early acting career. He discusses symbolism. Brakhage discusses Welles' 'The Hearts of Age.'
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Abstract
Description: 
00:00 Stan Brakhage begins 03:46 Brakhage ends 03:47 Questions from the audience begin 11:57 Questions from the audience end 11:58 Brakhage begins 1:20:35 Brakhage ends 1:20:36 Questions from the audience begin 1:35:43 End
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SegmentSequence
Description: 
Course title: Monograph: Orson Welles, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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Venue
Subject: 
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985
Subject Type: 
naf
Subject: 
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Méliès, Georges, 1861-1938
Subject Type: 
naf
Subject: 
Violence in motion pictures
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Violence on television
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Symbolism
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Motion picture)
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
L'Age d'or (Motion picture)
Subject Type: 
lcsh
Subject: 
Hearts of Age (Motion picture)
Source: 
narv_#18Wells9-13-76
Creator: 
Brakhage, Stan
Creator Type: 
naf
Rights: 
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Date: 
9/13/1976
Format Medium: 
audio/mp3
Language: 
English