FILM AND VIDEO DIRECTORS

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Spector Books

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Paperback, 6.25 x 8.5 in. / 800 pgs / 350 bw.

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I Seem to Live: The New York Diaries, 1969–2011

Volume 2

By Jonas Mekas.

Featured image is reproduced from 'I Seem to Live: The New York Diaries, 1969–2011'.

The concluding volume of Mekas’ magnum opus traces the cofounding of Anthology Film Archives and the filmmaker's ascent to international fame

This second installment of Jonas Mekas' (1922–2019) autobiography describes the incredible accomplishments of the great filmmaker’s life from the late 1960s on.
In 1970 Mekas cofounded the Anthology Film Archives with Jerome Hill, P. Adams Sitney, Peter Kubelka and Stan Brakhage; nine years later he bought (in an auction) the Courthouse building at 32-24 2nd Avenue, where Anthology remains today. This period also saw his first return to Lithuania, where he saw his mother and family after 27 years, and some of his best-known essayistic films: Walden (1969), Reminiscences from Lithuania (1972) and Lost Lost Lost (1976).
The 1970s was a time of loss and growth for Mekas: George Maciunas, Fluxus guru and his closest Lithuanian American friend, died in 1978, and Mekas began a family. The following years saw numerous exhibitions across the US and Europe, as well as publications such as I Had Nowhere to Go, film projects and travels. The final chapter of the book comprises personal letters to Mekas’ closest friends.


Featured image is reproduced from 'I Seem to Live: The New York Diaries, 1969–2011'.

I Seem to Live: The New York Diaries, 1969–2011

STATUS: Forthcoming | 12/7/2021

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Jonas Mekas: Scrapbook of the Sixties

JONAS MEKAS: SCRAPBOOK OF THE SIXTIES

Edited by Anne König.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783959050333
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Pub Date: 2/1/2015
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Pasolini's Bodies and Places

PASOLINI'S BODIES AND PLACES

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783906803418
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Pub Date: 9/1/2017
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Conversations with Filmmakers

CONVERSATIONS WITH FILMMAKERS

By Jonas Mekas.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783959050807
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Pub Date: 6/19/2018
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Clemens von Wedemeyer: Affected Places

CLEMENS VON WEDEMEYER: AFFECTED PLACES

Edited by Hubertus Gaßner, Petra Roettig. Text by Sabeth Buchmann, Zoltán Kékesi, Matteo Pasquinelli.

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ISBN: 9783959051026
USD $40.00
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Pub Date: 1/9/2016
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Pasolini: The Apocalyptic Anarchist

PASOLINI: THE APOCALYPTIC ANARCHIST

By Hans Ulrich Reck.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783959052368
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 8/21/2021
Forthcoming


I Seem to Live: The New York Diaries, 1969–2011

I SEEM TO LIVE: THE NEW YORK DIARIES, 1969–2011

By Jonas Mekas.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783959052900
USD $45.00
| CAN $61

Pub Date: 12/7/2021
Forthcoming


H.R. Giger: Poltergeist II

H.R. GIGER: POLTERGEIST II

Text by H.R. Giger.

EDITION PATRICK FREY

ISBN: 9783907236208
USD $95.00
| CAN $133

Pub Date: 8/31/2021
Forthcoming


Hayao Miyazaki

HAYAO MIYAZAKI

By Jessica Niebel. Foreword by Toshio Suzuki. Text by Pete Docter, Daniel Kothenschulte.

DELMONICO BOOKS/ACADEMY MUSEUM OF MOTION PICTURES

ISBN: 9781942884811
USD $49.95
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Pub Date: 9/7/2021
Forthcoming


Michael Snow: Cover to Cover

MICHAEL SNOW: COVER TO COVER

LIGHT INDUSTRY/PRIMARY INFORMATION

ISBN: 9781734489712
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 11/3/2020
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Chantal Akerman

CHANTAL AKERMAN

Edited by Marente Bloemheuvel. Text by Jaap Guldemond.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462085503
USD $40.00
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Pub Date: 9/15/2020
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Julia Feyrer & Tamara Henderson

JULIA FEYRER & TAMARA HENDERSON

Foreword by Scott Watson, Amy Sadao, Daniel W. Dietrich. Text by Alex Klein, et al.

ICA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA/MORRIS AND HELEN BELKIN ART GALLERY

ISBN: 9780888653055
USD $25.00
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Pub Date: 10/22/2019
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Get Out

GET OUT

By Jordan Peele. Text by Tananarive Due.

INVENTORY PRESS

ISBN: 9781941753286
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Pub Date: 11/26/2019
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