The Very Eye of Night and Other Short Films by Maya Deren

The Very Eye of Night and Other Short Films by Maya Deren

"From the early 1940's until her death in 1961, Maya Deren evoked and exemplified the American avant-garde movement virtually by herself. Her first film, Meshes of the Afternoon, set the tone for the decade and linked the movement to the older European avant-garde films of Cocteau and Buñuel." - Cecile Starr

Join us for a night of 6 shorts by the legendary Maya Deren. Film selection includes:

Meshes of the Afternoon (1943-59)
At Land (1944)
A Study of Choreography for Camera (1945)
Ritual in ...

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67 attendees (None invited)

Venue

Echo Park Film Center
1200 N Alvarado St