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In the Mirror of Maya Deren (Im Spiegel der Maya Deren)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary, Documentary
Release Date:January 24, 2003
Running time:103 minutes
Cast:Stan Brakhage, Amos Vogel, Jonas Mekas, Miriam Arsham, Chao Li Chi
Director:Martina Kudlácek
Writer:Martina Kudlácek
Distributor:Zeitgeist Films

Description: Using footage from Maya Deren's avant-garde films of the 1940s--including the seminal "Meshes of the Afternoon," "At Land" and "Ritual in Transfigured Time"--a chronicle is made of the filmmaker's extensive body of work. The documentary also includes: archival audio interviews and observances from contemporaries such as Stan Brakhage, Amos Vogel and Jonas Mekas. The film provides a glimpse into the mind and life of this groundbreaking and influential artist.

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