French Avant-Garde Silent Shorts
This program includes five key Dadaist/surrealist shorts from the French avant-garde of the 1920s: Ballet Mécanique, Fernand Léger, 1924, 11 min.; The Seashell and the Clergyman/La coquille et le clergyman, Germaine Dulac, 1926, 41 min.; Anémic Cinéma, Marcel Duchamp, 1926, 6 min.; Leave Me Alone/Emak-Bakia, Man Ray, 1926, 16 min.; and The Three-Sided Mirror/La glace à trois faces, Jean Epstein, 1927, 33 min.
With live accompaniment by Hearding Cats Collective
Intro/discussion by R D Zurick, former adjunct professor of film studies at Webster University and St. Louis Community College at Forest Park
Webster University/Moore Auditorium (View)
470 East Lockwood Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63119
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