I second the Alan Berliner recommendation. I saw the film several years ago, and thought it was very good. As I recall, it did a good job making the issue of insomnia palpable both in its personal effects and as a general "problem," an assessment that it interestingly calls into question.
-Robert Schaller > Alan Berliner made a doc about his insomnia, Wide Awake I believe it is. I > haven't seen it, but he's one of the few filmmakers who has made really > good documentaries AND really good experimental films. Rudy Burckhardt had > a nice little poetry film In Bed. Nightcats and the Sexual Meditations by > Brakhage. > > On a practical note, if you can't sleep, turn on the tv. It will do it for > you. > > - Tom > > -----Original Message----- > From: frameworks-boun...@jonasmekasfilms.com > [mailto:frameworks-boun...@jonasmekasfilms.com] On Behalf Of Paul Krimmer > Sent: Friday, November 04, 2011 9:36 AM > To: Experimental Film Discussion List > Subject: [Frameworks] I canÂ´t sleep > > Hey. im programming my month's schedule called "i can't sleep". Just > wanted to know some films which come to your mind about night, walkings, > silent ones and of course and best radical work. thanks for your > head-sharing. > > best, > paul > _______________________________________________ > FrameWorks mailing list > FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com > https://mailman-mail5.webfaction.com/listinfo/frameworks > _______________________________________________ > FrameWorks mailing list > FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com > https://mailman-mail5.webfaction.com/listinfo/frameworks > _______________________________________________ FrameWorks mailing list FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com https://mailman-mail5.webfaction.com/listinfo/frameworks