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DVD-series with experimental films released by Kino International. Avant-Garde: Experimental Cinema of the 1920s and 30s Disc 1 Le Retour à la raison (Man Ray, France, 1923, 2 min.) Emak-Bakia (Man Ray, France, 1926, 16 min.) L’Étoile de mer (Man Ray, France, 1928, 15.5 min.) Les Mystères du château du Dé (Man Ray, France, 1929, 20 min.) The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra (Slavko Vorkapich, Robert Florey, U.S., 1928, 13 min.) Ménilmontant (Dimitri Kirsanoff, France, 1926, 37 min.) Brumes d’automne (Dimitri Kirsanoff, France, 1928, 12 min.) Lot in Sodom (James Sibley Watson, Melville Webber, U.S., 1933, 27 min.) Rhythmus 21 (Hans… Read more

DVD-series with experimental films released by Kino International.

Avant-Garde: Experimental Cinema of the 1920s and 30s

Disc 1

Le Retour à la raison (Man Ray, France, 1923, 2 min.)
Emak-Bakia (Man Ray, France, 1926, 16 min.)
L’Étoile de mer (Man Ray, France, 1928, 15.5 min.)
Les Mystères du château du Dé (Man Ray, France, 1929, 20 min.)
The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra (Slavko Vorkapich, Robert Florey, U.S., 1928, 13 min.)
Ménilmontant (Dimitri Kirsanoff, France, 1926, 37 min.)
Brumes d’automne (Dimitri Kirsanoff, France, 1928, 12 min.)
Lot in Sodom (James Sibley Watson, Melville Webber, U.S., 1933, 27 min.)
Rhythmus 21 (Hans Richter, Germany, 1921, 3 min.)
Vormittagsspuk (Ghosts Before Breakfast) (Hans Richter, Germany, 1928, 9 min.)
Anémic cinéma (Marcel Duchamp, France, 1926, 6.5 min.)
Ballet mécanique (Fernand Léger, France, 1924, 11 min.)
Symphonie diagonale (Viking Eggeling, France, 1924, 7 min.)
Le Vampire (Jean Painlevé, France, 1939, 8.5 min.)
The Hearts of Age (Orson Welles, William Vance, U.S., 1934, 8 min.)

Disc 2

Überfall (Ernö Metzner, Germany, 1928, 22 min.)
La glace à trois faces (Jean Epstein, France, 1927, 33 min.)
Le Tempestaire (Jean Epstein, France, 1947, 22.5 min.)
Romance sentimentale (Sergei Eisenstein, Grigori V. Alexandrov, France, 1930, 20 min.)
Autumn Fire (Herman G. Weinberg, U.S., 1931, 15 min.)
Manhatta (Paul Strand, Charles Sheeler, U.S., 1921, 10 min.)
La Coquille et le clergyman (Germaine Dulac, France, 1926, 31.5 min.)
Regen (Rain) (Joris Ivens, the Netherlands, 1929, 14 min.)
H2O (Ralph Steiner, U.S., 1929, 12 min.)
Even — As You and I (Roger Barlow, Harry Hay, LeRoy Robbins, U.S., 1937, 12 min.)

Avant-Garde 2: Experimental Cinema from 1928-1954

DISC ONE

GEOGRAPHY OF THE BODY
US 1943 B&W 7 Min.
Willard Maas

THE MECHANICS OF LOVE
US 1955 B&W 5 Min.
Willard Maas and Ben Moore

VISUAL VARIATIONS ON NOGUCHI
US 1945 B&W 4 Min.
Marie Menken

THE POTTED PSALM
US 1946 B&W 18 Min.
Sidney Peterson & James Broughton

THE CAGE
US 1947 B&W 28 Min.
Sidney Peterson

HOUSE OF CARDS
US 1947 B&W 16 Min.
Joseph Vogel

CHRISTMAS, U.S.A.
US 1949 B&W 13 Min.
Gregory J. Markopoulos

ADVENTURES OF JIMMY
US 1950 B&W 10 Min.
James Broughton

INTERIM
US 1952 B&W 24 Min.
Stan Brakhage

UNGLASSED WINDOWS CAST A TERRIBLE REFLECTION
US 1953 B&W 29 Min.
Stan Brakhage

THE WAY TO SHADOW GARDEN
US 1954 B&W 11 Min.
Stan Brakhage

THE EXTRAORDINARY CHILD
US 1954 B&W 13 Min.
Stan Brakhage

DISC TWO

REBUS-FILM NO. 1
US 1928 B&W 15 Min.
Paul Leni

THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER
US 1928 B&W 12 Min.
James Watson & Melville Webber

PACIFIC 231
France 1949 B&W 10 Min.
Jean Mitry

ARRI�RE SAISON
France 1950 B&W 15 Min.
Dimitri Kirsanoff

TRAIT� DE BAVE ET D��TERNIT�
(Venom and Eternity) France 1951 B&W 111 Min.
Jean Isidore Isou

My Ratings:

AVANT-GARDE: EXPERIMENTAL OF THE 1920s AND 30s

DISC TWO
★★★✩✩ – THE THREE-SIDED MIRROR, THE SEASHELL AND THE CLERGYMAN

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