Fuck yeah, Maya Deren!

Maya Deren
(April 29, 1917, Kiev – October 13, 1961, New York City), born Eleanora Derenkowsky, was an American avant-garde filmmaker and film theorist of the 1940s and 1950s. Deren was also a choreographer, dancer, poet, writer and photographer.

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  1. High Resolution

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  2. High Resolution

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  3. CINEVISIONI Anthology: WITCH'S CRADLE

    cinevisioni-anthology:

    Maya Deren | Usa, 1943 | 12 minuti | BN

    Grazie al successo del suo primo film, MESHES OF THE AFTERNOON (1943), la regista Maya Deren si procurò una certa notorietà negli ambienti dell’Avanguardia newyorkese, dove ebbe modo di conoscere e frequentare vari personaggi intellettuali. Tra questi,…

  4. throwherinthewater:

witch’s cradle, directed by maya deren & marcel duchamp, 1944
throwherinthewater:

witch’s cradle, directed by maya deren & marcel duchamp, 1944
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    throwherinthewater:

    witch’s cradle, directed by maya deren & marcel duchamp, 1944

  5. littleplasticthings:

The Very Eye of Night, 1958

    littleplasticthings:

    The Very Eye of Night, 1958