Anthology Film Archives

The Anthology Film Archives is a film library located in New York opened to the public on 30 November 1970 .

The Anthology Film Archives was founded by Jonas Mekas and other filmmakers of the underground experimental film scene .

The goal of this world-renowned institution is the conservation, study and showcasing of independent film heritage produced outside the Hollywood industrial system 1 .

Remarkable Movies from the Collection of this Cinematheque

  • Geography of the Body (1943)
  • Early Abstractions (1946-57)
  • Light Reflections (1948-52)
  • Image in the Snow (1950)
  • Longhorns (1951)
  • Undertow (1954-56)
  • The Whirled (1956-63)
  • Heaven and Earth Magic (1957-62)
  • Pennsylvania / Chicago / Illinois (1957-59)
  • Waterlight (1957)
  • A Fashion (1958)
  • Highway (1958)
  • The Kuchar Brothers’ 8 mm Shorts (1958-63)
  • Sunshine (1958)
  • Three Pickup Men for Herrick (1958)
  • Memories (1959-98)
  • The Soccer Game (1959)
  • The Flower Thief (1960)
  • Cosmic Ray (1961)
  • Death and Transfiguration (1961)
  • Report (1963-67)
  • Fathomless (1964)
  • George Dumpson’s Place (1964)
  • Taylor Mead Home Movies (1964-68)
  • Ten Second Film (1965)
  • The Flicker (1966)
  • Relativity (1966)
  • Cayuga Run (1967-73)
  • Guger’s Landing (1967-73)
  • Hudson River Diary at Gradiew (1967-73)
  • River Ghost (1967-73)
  • Wintergarden (1967-73)
  • Adventures of the Exquisite Corpse (1968)
  • N: O: T: H: I: N: G (1968)
  • The Wind Is Driving Him Toward the Open Sea (1968)
  • Straight and Narrow (1970)
  • The Act of Seeing with One’s Own Eyes (1971)
  • Deus Ex (1971)
  • Eyes (1971)
  • Fantastic Dances (1971)
  • Sea Rhythms (1971)
  • Carriage Trade (1972)
  • Movie Feedback (1972)
  • Hurray for Light (1972)
  • Look Park (1973-4)
  • Once Upon a Time (1974)
  • Lost Lost Lost (1976)
  • America Is Waiting (1981)
  • Mea Culpa (1981)

Notes and references

  1. ↑ ( in ) David E. James , To Free the Cinema: Jonas Mekas & the New York Underground , Princeton University Press, ( ISBN  069102345X , read online  [ archive ] )

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