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I Had Nowhere to GoBy Jonas Mekas.

"Jonas Mekas' diaries have an aching honesty, puckish humor and quiet nobility of character. Many readers curious about the early years of this seminal avant-garde filmmaker will discover here a much more universal story: that >>more
Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051460
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 480 pgs / 37 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

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If Films Could SmellBy Roddy Bogawa. If Films Could Smell is at once an assemblage of interviews and writings by Roddy Bogawa (born 1962) from his nearly 30 years as a filmmaker and artist, and a time capsule of the independent >>more
Kaya Press
ISBN 9781885030214
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Pbk, 5 x 7 in. / 112 pgs / 30 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017
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Life Is WorkBy Kaneto Shindo. Edited by Ken Provencher. Translated by Marie Iida. Foreword by Benicio del Toro. Until his death in 2012 at age 100, legendary filmmaker Kaneto Shindo was a living link to more than 70 years of Japanese cinema history. Screenwriter of more than 200 films and director of more >>more
Kaya Press
ISBN 9781885030122
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Pbk, 6 x 7.5 in. / 374 pgs / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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VISUAL BOOK INDEX | ACTIVE BACKLIST

A Crime Against ArtA film by Hila Peleg. With Charles Esche, Liam Gillick, Maria Lind. Inspired by André Breton's mock trials of the 1920s and 30s, A Crime Against Art is a film based on a staged trial at the 2007 ARCO Art Fair in Madrid. Set as a television >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905829372
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DVD video, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / DVD (NTSC).
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
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A World Redrawn: Eisenstein and Brecht in HollywoodEdited with text by Zoe Beloff. Text by Hannah Frank, Esther Leslie. A World Redrawn is an exploration by the artist Zoe Beloff of Sergei Eisenstein and Bertolt Brecht’s experiences in Hollywood in the 1930s and ‘40s, what their time in Hollywood meant to them then and >>more
Christine Burgin
ISBN 9780977869688
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Hbk, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 152 pgs / 70 color / 62 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016
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Alexander Kluge: He Has the Heartless Eyes of One Loved above All ElseBy Alexander Kluge. In this notebook German author and film director Alexander Kluge (born 1932) outlines, in his much admired succinct style, the tale of a woman named Gesine who is unhappily in love with a man who >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728805
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 12 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012
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Anderson & Low: On the Set of James Bond's SpectreForeword by Sam Mendes. Text by Scott Bukatman. Behind the scenes of the James Bond film Spectre: Q's workshop, an exploded building in Mexico City and a helicopter crash on Westminster Bridge are just a few of the sets that appear in these >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775741989
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Hbk, 12.5 x 9.75 in. / 64 pgs / 44 color.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016
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Beat Takeshi vs. Takeshi KitanoEssay by Casio Abe. Foreword by Daisuke Miyao. Introduction by Lawrence Chua. Afterword by William Gardner. Called “the world's most original action auteur” by the Village Voice, Takeshi Kitano is already legendary in Japan, where he is known both for his inventive films and for his legendarily caustic alter ego, comedian >>more
Kaya Press
ISBN 9781885030405
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Paperback, 6 x 7.5 in. / 304 pgs / 41 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/02/2004
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Brakhage's ChildhoodBy Jane (Brakhage) Wodening. Introduction by P. Adams Sitney. Afterword by Tony Pipolo. Brakhage's Childhood recounts the story of visionary American filmmaker Stan Brakhage's (1933-2003) life up to age 12. In 1983 Stan and Jane Brakhage began a series of interviews wherein Stan described his life and Jane >>more
Granary Books
ISBN 9781887123839
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 350 pgs / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/24/2015
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Camera Obtrusa: The Action Documentaries of Hara KazuoTranslated by Pat Noonan, Takuo Yasuda. Essay by Abé Mark Nornes. An authentic visionary of cinema, Japanese filmmaker Hara Kazuo has spent the past four decades pioneering a stark documentary style that challenged the mores of postwar Japanese society. His works feature dramatic narratives and characters--radicals, >>more
Kaya Press
ISBN 9781885030443
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Pbk, 6 x 7.5 in. / 400 pgs / 67 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009
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Cao Guimarães: CaoEdited by Cao Guimarães. Text by Moacir dos Anjos. Cao is the first significant monograph on Cao Guimarães (born 1965), a prize-winning filmmaker and photographer, and one of Brazil’s most admired film and video artists. Guimarães’ work spans the worlds of the cinema and >>more
APC/Cosac Naify
ISBN 9788540509030
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 8.25 in. / 336 pgs / 617 color / 15 duotone / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016
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Chantal Akerman: A Family In BrusselsBy Chantal Akerman. Filmmaker Chantal Akerman presents A Family in Brussels, a fictional stream-of-consciousness text encompassing multiple subjectivities and laced with autobiographical references. This is the first English-language publication of the work, which Akerman wrote and first performed >>more
Dia Art Foundation
ISBN 9780944521458
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Paperback, 5 x 7.5 in. / 60 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003
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Charlie Chaplin: Footlights with The World of LimelightBy David Robinson. Long before becoming one of the masterpieces of Charlie Chaplin's artistic maturity, and even before existing as a screenplay, Limelight was conceived by its author as a 34,000-word novella. After remaining virtually unknown for more >>more
Cineteca di Bologna
ISBN 9788895862828
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 224 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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Charlie Chaplin: The Keystone AlbumEdited with text by Carole Sandrin, Sam Stourdzé. Text by Glenn Mitchell. Charlie Chaplin: The Keystone Album brings together 794 images—technically photograms, printed directly from film frames—from 29 of Charlie Chaplin's first 36 short films made with the Keystone Film Company in 1914. The strips trace the >>more
Editions Xavier Barral
ISBN 9782365110679
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Slip, Hbk, 15.25 x 11.75 in. / 112 pgs / 794 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/24/2015
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Clemens von Wedemeyer: Affected PlacesEdited by Hubertus Gaßner, Petra Roettig. Text by Sabeth Buchmann, Zoltán Kékesi, Matteo Pasquinelli. “For some time now the cinema auditorium has given me sleepless nights,” writes film-maker Clemens von Wedemeyer. “What would it be like if the walls in a multiplex cinema were to vanish and you were >>more
Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051026
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Pbk, 12.25 x 8.75 in. / 200 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 01/09/2016
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David Lynch: The Marriage of Picture and SoundEdited by Brigade Commerz, Robert Eikmeyer, Thomas Knoefel. In October 2010, David Lynch received the Kaiserring award, presented annually to visual artists by the city of Goslar, Germany. Following the awards ceremony, Lynch gave a press conference and took questions from a number >>more
Moderne Kunst Nürnberg
ISBN 9783869840550
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CD-Audio, 5.5 x 7.5 in.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012
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Ed Wood's Sleaze PaperbacksEdited by Michael P. Daley, Johan Kugelberg. Preface by Ricky Luanda. This fully illustrated, comprehensive bibliography of cult director and author Ed Wood's pulp fiction features extensive commentary on the publications and their history as well as quotations from the books themselves. The mystique surrounding Edward >>more
Boo-Hooray
ISBN 9781938265136
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 100 pgs / 97 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013
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Frances Ha: A Noah Baumbach Picture Frances Ha is a modern comic fable that captures the trials and tribulations of a young woman trying to make it in New York City. Like an endearing comedy of errors, Frances throws herself headlong >>more
Steidl
ISBN 9783869307312
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Hbk, 11.5 x 9 in. / 784 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/26/2015
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Frank FilmsEdited by Brigitta Burger-Utzer, Stefan Grisseman. On the heels of Steidl's DVD releases of Robert Frank's films, and as a part of their impressive ongoing project to make all of Frank's output available, Frank Films redresses the imbalance of critical attention >>more
Steidl/The Robert Frank Project
ISBN 9783865218155
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009
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Frederick WisemanEdited by Joshua Siegel, Marie-Christine de Navacelle. Text by Andrew Delbanco, David Denby, Pierre Legendre, Errol Morris, Jay Neugeboren, Marie-Christine de Navacelle, Geoffrey O'Brien, Christopher Ricks, Catherine Samie, Joshua Siegel, William T. Vollmann, Frederick Wiseman. For over four decades, from his landmark Titicut Follies (1967) to his recent La Danse: The Paris Opera Ballet (2009) and forthcoming Boxing Gym (2010), Frederick Wiseman (born 1930) has used a lightweight 16mm camera >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707919
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Pbk, 9 x 8.25 in. / 160 pgs / 65 duotone.
Pub Date: 12/15/2010
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Gabriel Figueroa: Under the Mexican SkyText by Claudia Monterde. The films of Gabriel Figueroa (1907–1997) constitute an essential node in the network of exchanges and appropriations that formed Mexico’s cultural identity in the early and middle decades of the twentieth century. Featuring color images >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788415832492
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Pbk, 10.75 x 7.5 in. / 208 pgs / 183 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014
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Gus Van Sant: IconsText by Stéphane Bouquet, Benjamin Thorel, Bertrand Schefer, Stefano Boni. Interview by Matthieu Orléans.

From Drugstore Cowboy to Sea of Trees, Van Sant is both indie auteur and Hollywood subversive

Gus Van Sant: Icons offers insight into the world of filmmaker Gus Van Sant, published on the occasion of a >>more
Actes Sud/Cinémathèque Française
ISBN 9782330060763
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Hbk, 8 x 12 in. / 256 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016

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In Pursuit of Treasure Island Behind each children's book, behind each bestseller, a sacred text is hidden. Stevenson's novel has been scrutinized, read and re-read a thousand times. It has been used as a model for a map that leads >>more
Dis Voir
ISBN 9782914563413
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Paperback, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 112 pgs.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008
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Jonas Mekas: To Petrarca Starting with personal film archives, the New York experimental filmmaker Jonas Mekas here offers a CD of an original bilingual French/English sound piece conceived as a retrospective diary--extended with drawings, photos and texts within the >>more
Dis Voir
ISBN 9782914563444
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Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 64 pgs / 60 color / Audio CD.
Pub Date: 06/30/2009
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Laurie Anderson: Nothing in My Pockets Laurie Anderson's Nothing in My Pockets is a two-part sound diary, originally broadcast on French radio, kept between July 4 and October 4, 2003. This volume contains the radio piece on two CDs, as well >>more
Dis Voir
ISBN 9782914563437
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Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 64 pgs / 60 color / Audio CD.
Pub Date: 06/30/2009
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Lotte Reiniger: Born With Enchanting HandsEdited by Evamarie Blattner, Karlheinz Wiegmann. Lotte Reiniger (1899–1981) is a much loved figure in the early history of animated film. At an early age Reiniger discovered the Chinese art of silhouette puppetry, and made her first silhouettes for a school >>more
Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803033529
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Hbk, 8.25 x 8.75 in. / 112 pgs / 90 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012
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Lotte Reiniger: FilmstillsEdited by Evamarie Blattner, Bernd Desinger, Matthias Knop, Wiebke Ratzeburg. Text by Christel Strobel, et al. This monograph compiles stills from four films by pioneering German animator Lotte Reiniger (1899–1981)—The Adventure of Prince Achmed (1926: the first feature-length animation), The Ornament of a Heart in Love (1919), Cinderella (1922) and Doctor >>more
Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803033772
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Hbk, 8.25 x 8.75 in. / 108 pgs / 81 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016
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Martin ScorseseEdited by Kristina Jaspers, Nils Warnecke, Nicoletta Pacini, Tamara Sillo. Text by Alberto Barbera, Rainer Rother, Stefano Boni. This celebration of the prolific, 50-year career of Martin Scorsese offers a visual tour of the great director’s life in cinema through an extended interview and more than 300 reproductions, including film stills, posters, photographs >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836626748
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 168 pgs / 146 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2014
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On Jack Smith's Flaming CreaturesEssay by J. Hoberman. Reviled, rioted over and banned as pornographic even as it was recognized by many as an unprecedented visionary masterpiece, Jack Smith's Flaming Creatures is one of the most important and influential underground movies ever released >>more
Hips Road/Tzadik
ISBN 9781887123525
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Pbk, 7 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011
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Paul Sharits: Catalogue Raisonné 1962–1992Edited by Susanne Pfeffer. Text by Paul Chan, Tony Conrad, Birgit Hein, Bruce Jenkins, Branden W. Joseph, Helen Marten, Jonas Mekas, Melissa Ragona, Paul Sharits. American avant-garde filmmaker Paul Sharits (1943–93)—a protagonist of the "structural film" movement, alongside Michael Snow, Tony Conrad and others—was internationally acclaimed for his installations of endless film loops, multiple projections and experimental soundtracks. This volume >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863356811
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Pbk, 8 x 11.5 in. / 616 pgs / 807 duotone / 7 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016
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Peter Greenaway: Goltzius Peter Greenaway's Goltzius is the second installment in his Dutch Masters series. Its story runs thus: sometime during the winter of 1590, the Dutch printmaker Hendrik Goltzius holds an interview with Margrave of Alsace, in >>more
Dis Voir
ISBN 9782914563505
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Pbk, 8.25 x 7 in. / 128 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2009
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Peter Greenaway: Joseph This book is the script for Joseph, the new film by Peter Greenaway (born 1942), an ironic portrayal of the figure of Joseph, father of Jesus. Here, God--”the other father”--becomes, in Greenaway’s words, “vulnerable to >>more
Dis Voir
ISBN 9782914563895
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Pbk, 8.25 x 7 in. / 128 pgs.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Pier Paolo Pasolini: My CinemaForeword by Dante Ferretti. Text by Pier Paolo Pasolini, Angelo Pennoni, Angelo Novi, Mario Tursi, Mario Dondero, Domenico Cattarinich, Deborah Beer, Bruno Bruni, Roberto Villa. This fantastic Pasolini compendium examines the great Italian director and author’s life through a detailed survey of his films. Opening with Accattone (1961) and closing with Salò (1975), followed by a section on unrealized works, >>more
Fondazione Cineteca di Bologna
ISBN 9788895862668
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 245 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/31/2013
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Robby Müller: CinematographyText by Linda van Deursen, Marietta Vries. Preface by Wim Wenders. Robby Müller (born 1940) is one of the most inspiring cinematographers of our time. His influence can be traced throughout his long-term collaborations with directors such as Wim Wenders (with whom he has worked since >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037643419
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Pbk, 9.5 x 13 in. / 248 pgs / 450 color / 250 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014
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Robert Frank: Film WorksEdited by Laura Israel.

The significance of Robert Frank’s photography is unquestionable. His The Americans is arguably the most important American photography publication of the postwar period, and his work has spawned numerous disciples, as well as a rich >>more
Steidl
ISBN 9783958290365
US $175.00 CAN $225.00 SDNR40
Boxed, Pbk, 4 vols, 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 400 pgs / 4 DVDS (PAL & NTSC).
Pub Date: 10/25/2016

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Robert Frank: Me and My BrotherBy Robert Frank. Me and My Brother, Robert Frank's first feature-length film, premiered at the 1968 Venice Film Festival. Everything that had defined Frank's art up to that point is packed into this film--the view of America as >>more
Steidl The Masters
ISBN 9783865213631
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Paperback, 8.75 x 12 in. / 56 pgs / 100 tritone / with DVD.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
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Spike Jonze: I'm Here I’m Here is the latest film from director Spike Jonze (of Where the Wild Things Are fame), a half-hour narrative short that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2010 and was released on >>more
Nieves
ISBN 9783905714777
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Pbk, 4 x 7 in. / 48 pgs / 24 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2010
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The Berlin School: Films from the Berliner SchuleEdited and with text by Rajendra Roy, Anke Leweke. Text by Thomas Arslan, Valeska Grisebach, Benjamin Heisenberg, Christoph Hochhäusler, Nina Hoss, Dennis Lim, Katja Nicodemus, Christian Petzold, Rainer Rother. Beginning around 15 years ago, a loose affiliation of scholars, writers and filmmakers living in Berlin began presenting films that offered a new, aesthetically driven form of political cinema. Abandoning the post-totalitarian context embraced by >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870708749
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Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 112 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/30/2013
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The DodalsBy Eva Strusková. Today, Czechoslovakia is famous for its unique tradition of animated film. Standing at the very beginning of this tradition is Karel Dodal (1900-1986), who, in collaboration with his wives Hermína Dodalová (née T?rlová) and, later, >>more
Academy of Performing Arts in Prague and National Film Archive Prague
ISBN 9788073312718
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 376 pgs / 105 color / 319 b&w / DVD (PAL).
Pub Date: 08/31/2014
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Tim BurtonText by Tim Burton, Jenny He, Ron Magliozzi. Tim Burton has reinvented Hollywood genre filmmaking over the past three decades. With a visual style inspired by the aesthetics of animation and silent comedy, Burton's work melds the exotic, the horrific and the comic, >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707605
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 64 pgs / 54 color.
Pub Date: 11/12/2009
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William Forsythe: Improvisation Technologies The American-born choreographer William Forsythe--who was the Director of the celebrated Frankfurt Ballet from 1984-2004 and now heads his own Frankfurt-based independent ensemble, The Forsythe Company--is recognized internationally as one of the world's foremost choreographers >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775721844
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Boxed, CD-ROM with booklet, 5.5 x 7.75 in.
Pub Date: 06/30/2012
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Yvonne Rainer: Radical Juxtapositions 1961-2002Essays by Peggy Phelan, Charles Atlas, Sally Banes, NoŒl Carroll, Sabine Folie and Carrie Lambert, Introduction by Sid Sachs. Radical Juxtapositions is the first book to present both artistic facets of Yvonne Rainer, dance innovator and award-winning filmmaker. One of the most respected artists of the twentieth century, Rainer broke new ground as part >>more
The University of the Arts
ISBN 9780962791659
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Paperback, 9 x 11.75 in. / 151 pgs / 25 color / 111 duotone.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003
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VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

Amos Gitai: News From Home The film News From Home, the final piece of Amos Gitai's House trilogy, concludes a cycle that began with the eponymous House, in 1980. In the meantime, Gitai has made more than 40 features and >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865600592
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Paperback, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 500 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007
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Artavazd Peleschian: Our CenturyEssays by Paul Virilio, Constantin Wulff, and François Niney. Preface by Gerald Matt. The cinematic oeuvre of Artavazd Peleschian--11 films--is considered one of the most influential of Russian documentary cinema. Shifting between documentary and experiment, between poetry and quotidian life, the work of this reclusive Armenian filmmaker brings >>more
Kerber
ISBN 9783936646603
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Clothbound, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 432 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/02/2004
Out of print
Bordering On Fiction: Chantal Akerman's D'EstArtwork by Chantal Ackerman. Contributions by Kathy Halbreich, Bruce Jenkins. Text by Michael Tarantino. >>more
Walker Art Center
ISBN 9780935640441
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Paperback, 5.75 x 8.75 in. / 96 pgs / 6 color / 45 b&w
Pub Date: 01/02/1995
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Buñuel: 100 YearsEdited by Enrique Camacho. Essays by Javier Perez Brazo, Manuel Rodriguez Blanco and Enrique Camacho. Disguises, jokes, masks, peculiar hands, hidden feet, and photogenic insects were to Luis Buñuel the emblems of artistic destiny. With these and other private jokes, he made 32 films, and created one of the most >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870700156
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Paperback, 9.5 x 10.5 in. / 344 pgs / 67 color / 375 b&w
Pub Date: 07/02/2002
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D.W. GriffithEssay by Iris Barry. D.W. Griffith, most famous for his controversial film Birth of a Nation, was one of the undisputed pioneers of the film industry. This illustrated monograph, first published in 1940, traces Griffith's rise from an obscure >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870706837
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Hardcover, 7.5 x 10.25 in. / 40 pgs / 39 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2002
Out of print
David Lamelas: Films 1969-1972/2004Edited by Nicolas Trembley. This DVD brings together, for the first time, nine films produced between 1969 and 1972 by David Lamelas, a pioneer in Conceptual cinema and art. The Buenos Aires-born and Los Angeles-based artist introduced the notion >>more
JRP|Ringier/BDV Bureau des videos
ISBN 9783905701951
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DVD video, PAL Multizone, 5.5 x 7.5 in.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007
Out of print
Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-YArtwork by David Shea, Johan Grimonprez. Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Hans Ulrich Obrist. Text by Don DeLillo, Vr‚‚th òhner, Slavoj Zizek. Buckle up for a bumpy ride down history lane! Welcome to the world's first unofficial chronicle of international skyjacking. Acclaimed as the most exceptional entry at Documenta 10, this pre-September 11 documentary film takes you >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775712675
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Hardcover, 6.25 x 8.75 in. / 80 pgs / 50 color / DVD
Pub Date: 09/02/2003
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Douglas FairbanksEssay by Alistair Cooke. This now classic portrait of Douglas Fairbanks--the swashbuckling original King of Hollywood--was first published in 1940. Long out of print and hard to find, Alistair Cooke's posthumous biography was the first serious consideration of the >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870706844
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Hardcover, 7.5 x 10.25 in. / 36 pgs / 2 b&w
Pub Date: 08/02/2002
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Fellini: Costumes And FashionContributions by Silvano Gori, Samuele Mazza. Text by Ida Panicelli. Federico Fellini, who died in 1993, produced some of the most opulent films the world has seen. This volume comprises a number of warm tributes to the maestro that recall his remarkable versatility, his artistic >>more
Charta
ISBN 9788886158824
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Paperback, 8 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 25 color / 73 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/1996
Out of print
Fritz LangEdited by Rolf Aurich, Wolfgang Jacobsen, and Cornelius Schnauber. A true cinematic pioneer, Fritz Lang began his film career as a writer and director of silent movies in Germany between the World Wars. His early films, such as Dr. Mabuse, Metropolis, and his first >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783931321741
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Hardcover, 9.84 x 11.75 in. / 512 pgs / 22 color / 623 b&w
Pub Date: 08/02/2001
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Jeroen De Rijke & Willem De Rooij: Spaces And Films/Espaces Et Films 1998-2002Edited by Eva Meyer-Hermann. Essays by Diedrich Diederichsen and Georg Schüllhammer. Since 1994, the Dutch artists Jeroen de Rijke and Willem de Rooij have been collaborating on a comprehensive film oeuvre. This artist's book focuses on their last four 35mm films and film installations, made between >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789070149871
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Paperback, 7 x 9 in. / 102 pgs / 4 color / 23 b&w
Pub Date: 07/02/2003
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Jeroen EisingaArtwork by Jeroen Eisinga. Text by Jan Debbaut. >>more
nai010 publishers/Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
ISBN 9789070149789
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Paperback, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 48 pgs / 18 color / 4 b&w
Pub Date: 06/02/2000
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Jonas MekasEdited by Kasper König, Hans Ulrich Obrist. Text by Barbara Engelbach, Julia Peyton-Jones. The definitive book on filmmaker, writer, founder of Anthology Film Archive and all-round cinema avatar Jonas Mekas, this compendium of materials is essential for all fans of independent American cinema. Since the early 1950s, when >>more
Walther König
ISBN 9783865605627
US $59.95 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 10.25 in. / 256 pgs / 240 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009
Out of print
Pasolini and Death: Pier Paolo Pasolini 1922-1975Edited by Bernhard Schwenk and Michael Semff. Essays by Roberto Chiesi, Peter Kammer, Loris Lepri and Giuseppe Zigaina. One of the most outstanding, enigmatic characters of the European intelligentsia in the latter half of the twentieth century, Pier Paolo Pasolini holds an important place in Western cultural history, particularly the history of the >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775716338
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Hardcover, 8.75 x 10.75 in. / 208 pgs / 30 color / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/01/2006
Out of print
Peter Greenaway: Leonardo's Last SupperEdited by Franco Laera. Since 2006, iconoclastic British filmmaker Peter Greenaway has been engaged in a project to reinvigorate some of the most iconic paintings in the history of art in an attempt to get people to look at >>more
Charta/Change Performing Arts
ISBN 9788881586912
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Hardback, 9 x 11.5 in. / 160 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
Out of print
Rainer Werner FassbinderEdited by Laurence Kardish and Juliane Lorenz. Essays by Wim Wenders, Jeanne Moreau, Thomas Elsaesser, Georgia Brown, Wolfram Schütte, Harry Baer, Volker Schlèndorff and Hanna Schygulla. Foreword by Glenn D. Lowry. In this book of writings by and about Fassbinder, revealing statements by the artist himself are published in English for the first time. In addition, film historian Thomas Elsaesser and Georgia Brown, film critic for >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870701092
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Hbk, 10.25 x 12.5 in. / 92 pgs / 52 color.
Pub Date: 07/02/2002
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Stenberg BrothersEssays by Christopher Mount and Peter Kenez. Foreword by Terence Riley. The Stenberg brothers, like their contemporaries Aleksandr Rodchenko and El Lissitzky, were artists of immensely varied interests and eclectic skills. They were sculptors, architects, and stage and costume designers, and were enamored of the film >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870700514
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Hardcover, 8.5 x 11 in. / 96 pgs / Illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 07/02/2002
Out of print
The World of Tim BurtonText by Tim Burton, Jenny He, Patrick Blümel. His films are cult classics: Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, The Nightmare before Christmas, Alice in Wonderland. Less well known, but no less relevant, is the artwork that Tim Burton creates outside of Hollywood. His drawings and >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740296
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Hbk, 9 x 9 in. / 112 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015
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Werner HerzogArtwork by Werner Herzog. Edited by Beat Presser. Text by Herbert Achternbusch, Peter Berling, Claudia Cardinale, Lena Herzog, Hans Helmut Prinzler, Volker Schl‡ndorff. Werner Herzog was born Werner H. Stipetic in Munich on September 5, 1942. He grew up in a remote mountain village in Bavaria and never saw any films, television or telephones as a child. He >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783936314311
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Hardcover, 9 x 12.25 in. / 128 pgs / 35 color / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/02/2003
Out of print


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