Cecile Starr

Richter on Film (1972) 16mm, color, 12 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Art & Artists, Biography & Autobiography

"Shot on a september afternoon, in 1971, on the lawn and inside the studio of hans richter's connecticut home. The artist talks informally with Cecile Starr about his first experiences as a filmmaker, and about the interrelationship of his films and his paintings. scrolls and collages. Excerpts from Rhythm 21, Ghosts before breakfast and Race symphony help illustrate Richter's comments about how these pioneer avant-garde films were maade in the years between 1921 and 1929.

Rental: $25.00
16mm Rental: $25.00

Cecile Starr

Talk with Carmen D'Avino, A (1972) 16mm, color, 6 min

Genre: Experimental

Keywords: Art & Artists, Biography & Autobiography

"Artist-animator Carmen D'Avino talks with Vevile Starr about his scroll-like, color doodles, with special reference to his film The Room, in which he animated walls, ceiling, radiator and other surfaces inside his Greenwich Village apartment (later demolished). His playful ambulating, color-rich designs in actual space add a lively dimension to the abstract-concrete dichotomy." C.S.

Rental: $20.00
16mm Rental: $20.00

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