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Avantgarde films from USA

by Filip Akerman
New York Subway [Not on Mubi] H2O (Steiner 1929) Mechanical Principles (Steiner 1930) Rose Hobart (Cornell 1936) An Optical Poem (Fischinger 1937) By Night with Torch and Spear (Cornell 1940) Abstract Experiment in Kodachrome (Vorkapich 1940) [Not on Mubi] Meshes of the Afternoon (Deren & Hammid 1943) At Land (Deren 1944) Ritual in Transfigured Time (Deren 1946) Puce Moment (Anger 1949) Eaux d’artifice (Anger 1953) Scotch Hop (Maclaine 1953) Daybreak Express (Pennebaker 1953) Angel (Cornell 1957) Anticipation of the Night (Brakhage 1958) The Very Eye of Night (Deren 1958) To Parsifal (Baillie 1963) Twice a Man (Markopoulos 1963) Mass for… Read more

New York Subway [Not on Mubi]

H2O (Steiner 1929)

Mechanical Principles (Steiner 1930)

Rose Hobart (Cornell 1936)

An Optical Poem (Fischinger 1937)

By Night with Torch and Spear (Cornell 1940)

Abstract Experiment in Kodachrome (Vorkapich 1940) [Not on Mubi]

Meshes of the Afternoon (Deren & Hammid 1943)

At Land (Deren 1944)

Ritual in Transfigured Time (Deren 1946)

Puce Moment (Anger 1949)

Eaux d’artifice (Anger 1953)

Scotch Hop (Maclaine 1953)

Daybreak Express (Pennebaker 1953)

Angel (Cornell 1957)

Anticipation of the Night (Brakhage 1958)

The Very Eye of Night (Deren 1958)

To Parsifal (Baillie 1963)

Twice a Man (Markopoulos 1963)

Mass for Dakota Sioux (Baillie 1964)

Go! Go! Go! (Menken 1964)

A Legend for Fountains (Cornell 1965)

Castro Street (Baillie 1966)

Tung (Baillie 1966)

The Cut Ups (Balch 1966)

Manual of Arms (Frampton 1966)

Hold Me While I’m Naked (Kuchar 1966)

Ming Green (Markopoulos 1966)

The Magic Sun (Niblock 1966)

Wavelength (Snow 1967)

Valentin de las Sierras (Baillie 1968)

Razor Blades (Sharits 1968)

Artificial Light (Frampton 1969)

Palindrome (Frampton 1969)

Diaries, Notes & Sketches (Mekas 1969)

My Name Is Oona (Nelson 1969)

T,O,U,C,H,I,N,G (Sharits 1969)

Zorn’s Lemma (Frampton 1970)

Serene Velocity (Gehr 1970)

Canyon (Jost 1970)

Corridor (Lawder 1970)

Incantation (Rose 1970)

Quick Billy (Baillie 1971)

From the Notebook of… (Beavers 1971)

The Act of Seeing with One’s Own Eyes (Brakhage 1971)

Hapax Legomena I: (nostalgia) (Frampton 1971)

Hapax Legomena III: Critical Mass (Frampton 1971)

Enigma (Schwartz & Knowlton 1971) [Not on Mubi]

The Riddle of Lumen (Brakhage 1972)

Hapax Legomena II: Poetic Justice (Frampton 1972)

Vertical Roll (Jonas 1972)

Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania (Mekas 1972)

Moon’s Pool (Nelson 1973)

Shift (Gehr 1974)

Four Motion Studies (Palestine 1974) [Not on Mubi]

Organism (Harris 1975)

11×14 (Benning 1976)

Notes of an Early Fall (Levine 1976) [Not on Mubi]

Island Song (Palestine 1976) [Not on Mubi]

Epileptic Seizure Comparison (Shairts 1976)

One Way Boogie Woogie (Benning 1977)

Matrix (First Dream) (Frampton 1977)

Analogies: Study in the Movement of Time (Rose 1977)

Grand Opera (Benning 1979)

Boston Fire (Hutton 1979)

New York Portrait, Chapter I (Hutton 1979)

New York Portrait, Chapter II (Hutton 1981)

The Man Who Could Not See Far Enough (Rose 1981)

Secondary Currents (Rose 1982) [Not on Mubi]

Budapest Portrait (Memories of a City) (Hutton 1986)

The Dante Quartet (Brakhage 1987)

Water and Power (O’Neill 1989)

Sink or Swim (Friedrich 1990)

Side/Walk/Shuttle (Gehr 1992)

North on Evers (Benning 1992)

The Georgetown Loop (Jacobs 1996)

Trouble in the Image (O’Neill 1996)

Yggdrasill: Whose Roots Are Stars in the Human Mind (Brakhage 1997)

Horizontal Boundaries (O’Neill 1997)

The California Trilogy (Benning 2000-2001)

Time and Tide (Hutton 2000)

As I Was Moving Ahead Occassionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty (Mekas 2000)

The Geosophist’s Tears (Rose 2000) [Not on Mubi]

Time Dilation Series (Kirby 2000-2003) [Not on Mubi]

13 Lakes (Benning 2004)

Ten Skies (Benning 2004)

Skagafjödur (Hutton 2004)

Celestial Subway Lines/Salvaging Noise (Jacobs 2004)

Krypton is Doomed (Jacobs 2005)

Pine Flat (Lockhart 2005)

Market Street (Nishikawa 2005) [Not on Mubi]

Casting a Glance (Benning 2007)

RR (Benning 2007)

At Sea (Hutton 2007)

Blind Light (Pucill 2007)

Lunch Break (Lockhart 2008)

O’er the Land (Stratman 2009)

Trains Are for Dreaming (Reeves 2009)

Get Out of the Car (Andersen 2010)

Double Tide (Lockhart 2010)

Nightfall (Benning 2011)

BNSF (Benning 2013) [Not on Mubi]

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