Makes use of basic records from the annals of paintings in Cinema, certainly one of this country's so much influential movie societies, to bare a vital size of the heritage of yank self sufficient cinema.
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There is one contribution which might add to your show and demonstrate better than anything else the sources from which the Avantgarde ﬁlm derived: Eggeling’s & my scroll-drawings. I could send 1946 35 you one of both (if I don’t need them for my one-man show of paintings which opens Okt 1 at Peggy Guggenheims gallery here). Eggeling and I were painting and drawing variations of abstract themes in counterpoint in the years before 1919 and (annoyed about having our little sheets of paper, one besides the other, lying on the ﬂoor in a kind of melodious continuity)—we decided to make them on long scrolls—we were surprised about the real movement they “made” and decided to make them in ﬁlm.
As part of the Museum’s over-all policy of bringing to San Francisco the best representative works of contemporary artists in all art mediums, this series has been arranged. The program as it was originally conceived had no principle of organization. The ﬁeld of the socalled art ﬁlm was an unknown quantity; none of the normal distribution channels for commercial ﬁlms were of any help in arranging the series. The New York Museum of Modern Art Film Library was the best source for the ﬁlms, and we have leaned heavily upon them for help.
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