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 >> >> _______________________________________________ >> 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 > > -- Benjamin Benjamin Léon benj.l...@gmail.com twitter: @ben750 skype : benjil75 (Fr) + 33 (0)6 28 07 18 00 http://ben-newhorizons.tumblr.com/
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