Holly Fisher

Apple Summer (1974) 16mm, color, 23.75 min

Genre: Documentary

Keywords: Art & Artists, Biography & Autobiography

"Portrait of the artist Donn Moulton at work and play, laced with a personal meditation on art-making. Filmed in Maine, Cambridge, and New York City." --A. F.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Holly Fisher

Glass Shadows (1976) 16mm, color, 13.25 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Personal / Diary / Journal

Choreagraphed play of real and reflected images, mostly of the filmmaker. Also involving window frames, a pane of glass, light projected by the rising sun, and the sporadic pulse of a leaky kitchen faucet. My studio, Cambridge, Mass. --M. F.

Rental: $50.00
16mm Rental: $50.00

Holly Fisher

Chickenstew (1978) 16mm, color, 10.75 min

Genre: Narrative, Experimental

Keywords: Films about Film, Media

A narrative film... in which synchronous sound, a static camera, a shiny cook pot, friends, and an old wood stove conspire in a game of hide-and-seek involving point-of-view and film illusion. A watched pot? --H. F.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Holly Fisher

From The Ladies (1978) 16mm, color, 20 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Personal / Diary / Journal

Filmed in the multiple-mirrored women's bathroom of the New York City Holiday Inn--in which the most visible object was myself looking at myself, looking at... In pursuit of contradictions. --H. F.

Rental: $50.00
16mm Rental: $50.00

Holly Fisher

This Is Montage (1978) 16mm, color, 7 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Films about Film, Media

Which lies somewhere between an homage to, and a wink at, Sergei Eisenstein. --H. F.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Holly Fisher

Amarillo; Westcliffe Stampede Parts I & II (1980) 16mm, color, 13 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Environment & Nature

Two sketches involving radical reworkings, via optical printing, of images gathered from the Texas border and from the fringes of a small Colorado rodeo. The ideas for GHOST DANCE came from here. --H. F.

Rental: $28.00
16mm Rental: $28.00

Holly Fisher

Ghost Dance Wildwest Suite, Part III (1980) 16mm, color, 22.75 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Environment & Nature

Descent into Canyon de Chelly--stretched, recycled, spiralling, from rim to canyon floor. Toward presence. Made with JK printer. --H. F.

Rental: $50.00
16mm Rental: $50.00

Holly Fisher

Rushlight: East/West Cycle, Part II (1984) 16mm, color, 39.5 min

Genre: Documentary, Experimental

Keywords: Environment & Nature

"In which memory confronts transition: "Haystacks, beerbottles, farmers, soldiers, church yards, and other passages from/through a preserve of folk culture near the Russian border, are inter-woven, via optical printer. Filmed in Maramuresh, Romania. (or:)"... Here today, gone tomorrow." --Fritz Buehner

Rental: $85.00
16mm Rental: $85.00

Holly Fisher

Soft Shoe (1987) 16mm, color, 20 min

Genre: Documentary, Experimental

Keywords: Ethnic / Multicultural

Filmed in Romania, Germany, and Paris, including images from Documenta 6, Kassel, W. Germany, and from The Beaubourg Museum, Paris. Swinging udders, convent, nude descending, woman walking, Dachau, voices in a bread shop... Optical printing links East with West in a mosaic of layered and shifting images. This film is about walking: and about memory--personal and collective. --H. F.

Rental: $60.00
16mm Rental: $60.00

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