Articles tagged les blank

Leon Russell Joins Release of Les Blank’s ‘A Poem Is a Naked Person’ Documentary

Only now, two years after Les Blank's death, that the film is finally enjoying its first theatrical run.

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Burden of Dreams: Criterion Collection (1982)

Complex, ambitious, inspired, Herzog here talks his way through the making of his movie with a remarkable self-consciousness.

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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