Richard Preston

Conversations In Limbo () 16mm, black and white, 7 min

Genre: Animation, Experimental

Keywords: Political / Social Activism

"Social and political satire, using animation techniques." R.P.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Richard Preston

Directions of Harry Hootan, The () 16mm, color, 9 min

Genre: Animation, Experimental

"Abstract, containing many types of animation and live photography of some 'light sculpture'. Julian Beck reads some of Harry Hooton's epigrams, called 'Directions' -- Hootan was an Australian poet and anarchist philosopher. With electronic music." R.P.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Richard Preston

Ecstacy () 16mm, black and white, 2.5 min

Genre: Animation, Experimental

Keywords: Found Footage

"Animation created from the advertising blocks on the Machaty flick starring Hedy Lamarr." R.P.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Richard Preston

Manifesto () 16mm, color, 4 min

Genre: Animation, Experimental

Keywords: Cameraless

"A spirited declaration of a personal credo, painted on film." R.P.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Richard Preston

Paperdolls () 16mm, color, 4.5 min

Genre: Animation, Experimental

Keywords: Art & Artists, Found Footage

"An experiment with the hand-held photograph and a little animation, using stills by Jack Smith and from girlie magazines. Based on the Thomas Dekker stanza: 'Beauty is but a flower/which wrinkles will devour/ death fall from the air/ dust hath closed Helen's eye/ I am sick, I must die/ Lord have mercy on us." R.P.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Richard Preston

Son of Dada () 16mm, color, 12 min

Genre: Animation, Experimental

Keywords: Comedy

"An animated satire, utilizing fine art reproductions, and satirizing Art, Money, Sex, Politics, Advertising, H.U.A.C., the Spirit of Christmas and including a sequence of anumated Picasso paintings." R.P.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Richard Preston

Two by Louis Johnson () 16mm, color & b/w, 5 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Biography & Autobiography, Dance

"Two treatments of the dancer-choreographer: one danced by a group on a rooftop; one using multiple exposures in an expressionist style." R.P.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

Richard Preston

Word: an Uncommercial, The () 16mm, color, 1 min

Genre: Experimental

... for adult semanticists, only.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

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