Some American Experiments

Related Exhibitions Ewan Gibbs, Focus on Artists, The Anniversary Show, The View from Here, and Long Play

Thursday, February 18, 2010, 7:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Additional Info

Gertie the Dinosaur, Winsor McCay, 1914, 9 min., 16mm
Le retour à la raison, Man Ray, 1923, 5 min., 16mm
Steamboat Willie, Ub Iwerks/Disney Studio, 1928, 5 min., 16mm
The River, Pare Lorentz, 1937, 30 min., 16mm
Ritual in Transfigured Time, Maya Deren, 1946, 15 min., 16mm
Light Reflections, Jim Davis, 1949, 15 min., 16mm
The Bells of Atlantis, Ian Hugo, 1953, 9 min., 16mm
Zig Zag, Frank Stauffacher, 1948, 8 min., 16mm
Curated by Scott MacDonald, film historian

Image: Maya Deren, Ritual in Transfigured Time (still), 1946; courtesy Anthology Film Archives. Prints courtesy of British Film Institute, Anthology Film Archives and New York Museum of Modern Art