Visionary film : the American avant-garde, 1943-2000 /

Critics hailed previous editions of Visionary Film as the most complete work written on the exciting, often puzzling, and always controversial genre of American avant-garde film. This book has remained the standard text on American avant-garde film since the publication of its first edition in 1974....

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Sitney, P. Adams.
Format: eBook
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Edition:3rd ed.
Table of Contents:
  • Meshes of the afternoon
  • Ritual and nature
  • The potted psalm
  • The magus
  • From trance to myth
  • The lyrical film
  • Major mythopoeia
  • Absolute animation
  • The graphic cinema: European perspectives
  • Apocalypses and picaresques
  • Recovered innocence
  • Structural film
  • The seventies
  • The end of the 20th century.