Articles tagged billy al bengston

Pop Surf Culture by Brian Chidester & Domenic Priore

More than a catalog of beach-blanket movies or a survey of surf music, this book connects the historical dots between domestic US surf culture, the economic culture that made it marketable, and the foreign cultures that made it possible in the first place.

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Independent Lens: The Cool School

Exploring the LA art scene of the 1950s and '60s, The Cool School appreciates the love of surface -- the self-performance and artifice, the illusory forward motion and devotion to consumption -- that defines the city.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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