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Experimental films

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Aldo Tambellini Collection

Collection Identifier: hfa00016
Overview: This collection contains films made by artist Aldo Tambellini (b.1930). As a central figure in the East Village art scene that thrived during the 1960s, poet, painter, sculptor and pioneering multi-media artist Aldo Tambellini worked in a staggering range of media - from his early Arte Povera-style sculptures and abstract drawings done in Italy and the USA in the 1950s and 1960s, to his experimental work in early video and television art, which he pioneered alongside his close friend and...

Caroline Leaf Collection

Collection Identifier: hfa00031
Overview: This collection contains completed prints, production materials, and promotional materials for the short films and commercials of award-winning animator Caroline Leaf. Production materials are composed of workreels; test film scratches; storyboards; photographs; slides; drawings; glass panes; and writings, while promotional materials include film guides; posters; and stills. In addition to her own work, the collection also contains films that she collected from others, films that she...

Warren Sonbert Collection

Collection Identifier: hfa00027
Overview: This collection contains the completed films, work reels, filmmaking equipment, and papers of experimental filmmaker Warren Sonbert (1947-1995), a key figure of American avant-garde cinema. In addition to preservation masters of all of Sonbert’s completed 16mm films, the collection features 26 of his original work reels. The collection’s paper holdings include Sonbert’s personal correspondence; materials relating to the exhibition of Sonbert’s work; Sonbert’s own writings as a critic and...