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“I think I applied a painterly way of thinking to film at the time. Let me explain what I mean. In painting you start with a blank canvas, you start with nothing and you create your image, particle by particle; whereas in film, usually, you just open your lens and you have a vast quantity of objects which become parts of your image. They are opposite processes. Being a painter, I wanted to create… Read more
“I think I applied a painterly way of thinking to film at the time. Let me explain what I mean. In painting you start with a blank canvas, you start with nothing and you create your image, particle by particle; whereas in film, usually, you just open your lens and you have a vast quantity of objects which become parts of your image. They are opposite processes. Being a painter, I wanted to create an image, to really make a film.” Read less
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Director

  • Dialogues

    Dialogues

    Owen Land, 2009
  • Diploteratology

    Diploteratology

    Owen Land, 1978
  • On the Marriage Broker Joke...

    On the Marriage Broker Joke...

    Owen Land, 1977
  • New Improved Institutional Quality: In the Environment of Liquids and Nasals...

    New Improved Institutional Quality: In the Environment of Liquids and Nasals...

    Owen Land, 1976
  • No Sir, Orison!

    No Sir, Orison!

    Owen Land, 1975
  • Wide Angle Saxon

    Wide Angle Saxon

    Owen Land, 1975
  • A Film of Their 1973 Spring Tour Commissioned by Christian World Liberation Front of Berkeley

    A Film of Their 1973 Spring Tour Commissioned by Christian World Liberation Front of Berkeley

    Owen Land, 1974
  • Thank You Jesus for the Eternal Present

    Thank You Jesus for the Eternal Present

    Owen Land, 1973
  • What's Wrong with This Picture? 2

    What's Wrong with This Picture? 2

    Owen Land, 1972
  • What's Wrong with This Picture? 1

    What's Wrong with This Picture? 1

    Owen Land, 1971
  • Remedial Reading Comprehension

    Remedial Reading Comprehension

    Owen Land, 1970
  • The Film That Rises to the Surface of Clarified Butter

    The Film That Rises to the Surface of Clarified Butter

    Owen Land, 1968
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