Re: Kenneth Anger restorations

From: Jeff Kreines (email suppressed)
Date: Wed Aug 09 2006 - 14:11:36 PDT

On Aug 9, 2006, at 3:50 PM, Freya wrote:

> Maybe it was the influence of "A midsummer nights
> dream" which Kenneth allegedly starred in rather than
> the oz film that was an influence?

He's there! In lovely soft-focus cinematography -- Mickey Rooney's
best performance, too. I recall seeing a hand-tinted clip he used to
show, I believe I projected a showing of his at the Art Institute in
'71, perhaps in Brakhage's class. I recall him wearing, as he put
it, "pre-war tweed."

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