It's really a bad news.

I remember when I saw *Charmed Particles* for the first time. A true
fascinating film on the reality of light and the flesh illusory. More
recently, his film *Imaginary Light *explored another field for light
(moving abstraction).

A true underestimate artist.


2015-05-26 20:25 GMT+02:00 Dominic Angerame <dominic.anger...@gmail.com>:

> I had the pleasure of meeting Andrew many years ago at a film exhibition
> where we both showed work. This is sad indeed, I enjoyed his work very much
> and we had some great conversations.
>
> Dominic Angerame
>
> On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 3:47 AM, Chuck Kleinhans <
> chuck...@northwestern.edu> wrote:
>
>>
>>  On May 26, 2015, at 1:24 AM, Steve Polta <steve.po...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>  Yes Noren was indeed considered an expert on 20th Century news footage
>> and certainly knew his way around an archive. There is also a story however
>> of him dropping by Anthology Film Archives, sometime well into the 21st
>> century I think, to inspect his films—which were permanently archived
>> there—and, when the archivist was out of the room, physically removing
>> specific shots with scissors and pocketing this material. Noren's early
>> films (mid-'60s–mid-'70s, roughly)—the making of which were the direct
>> inspiration for the film *David Holzman's Diary*—were attempts to
>> document "every aspect" of the filmmaker's life, which, in his case, meant
>> that they documented Noren's quite active sex life. I don't know the
>> reason—his own privacy or his partners' perhaps?—but it was these scenes
>> that Noren reportedly liberated. Good story and yes I believe it's true...
>>
>>  Steve Polta
>>
>>
>>
>>  Interesting story: tape or cement splices?
>>
>>  I do remember one woman filmmaker active in that era describing Noren's
>> early autobiographical films as “a long list of all the women that he’s
>> f****d.”
>>
>>  Chuck Kleinhans
>>
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