From: C Keefer (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Feb 15 2010 - 20:38:25 PST
Although it is now out of print (largely due to lack of demand for VHS now), Center for Visual Music distributed the NTSC Re:Voir USA vhs release of Anticipation for years, online through CVM's store for $40. Numerous Brakhage fans did indeed buy this vhs through us, as well as the ntsc Re:Voir USA vhs of Brakhage: Hand Painted Films.
Center for Visual Music
David Tetzlaff wrote:
>The fact remains, though, that the RE:VOIR version of Anticipation is
>only available in PAL, only on VHS, and does not seem to be
>distributed in the US. All of these seriously limit the work's
>accessibility to the broad audience it deserves (spare me 'rent the
>print' posts, we're already comparing video sales to video sales.) If
>you're trying to explain Brakhage to anyone, as part of a class, or
>just informally, how do you NOT talk about the ideas from Metaphors
>and Vision, and then illustrate the move away from representation to
>hypnogogic vision in Anticipation?
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