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try ja love 13

December 2006 by dgws_admin

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try ja love 13, 2006, 4:23 min.

take number 13 from the making of “Try Ja Love”.
Starring Theodore Bouloukos. background – Vertov’s ‘the man with the moving camera’.

The Perfect Human – The Six Obstruction

November 2006 by dgws_admin

 
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The Perfect Human, The Six Obstruction, 2006, 12:07 min.

Lars von Trier’s favorite film was ‘The Perfect Human’, a Jørgen Leth’s classic from 1968.
In 2003, Lars von Trier and Jørgen Leth colaborated and made ‘The Five Obstructions’, a film in which Von Trier gave Leth the task of remaking ‘The Perfect Human’ five times, each time with a different “obstruction” (obstacle).
In 2006 I made ‘The Perfect Human, The Six Obstruction’, A variation on Leth’s classic, using the synopsis/storyboard and sound track of the original movie.
With Theodore Bouloukos and Joanne Douglas.

Lenin with Meir Pichhadze

September 2006 by dgws_admin

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Lenin, 2006, 3:50 min.

‘Once while walking, Leo Tolstoy spotted in the distance the figure of a
man squatting and gesturing strangely; a madman, he thought, but on
drawing nearer he was satisfied that the man was attending to necessary
work, sharpening a knife on a stone. Lenin was fond of citing this example.
Ygael Gluckstein (Tony Cliff ) – Lenin Vol 1

Portrait of Meir Pichhadze. Music by Yehuda Poliker.

Goya’s Tales

August 2006 by dgws_admin

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Goya’s Tales, 2006, 3:45 min.

with Joanne Douglas, Ez and Yehuda Yatsiv.

Dual Dual

July 2006 by dgws_admin

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Dual Dual, 2006, 10:08 min.

Collaboration with Brian Gibson. Two views combined on West Broadway, NY.

Home of the brave

June 2006 by dgws_admin

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Home of the brave, 2006, 21:35 min.

Sonne Stat Reagan – Joseph Beuys

May 2006 by dgws_admin

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Sonne Stat Reagan, 2006, 1:57 min.

Zooming in on Joseph Beuys doing Sonne Stat Reagan, 1982.

Haifa Superbomb

April 2006 by dgws_admin

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Haifa Superbomb, 2006, 7:14 min.

Memorial service for Nam June Paik

February 2006 by dgws_admin

Yoko Ono on Paik, 2006, 3:44 min.

Yoko Ono speaks at a memorial service for Nam June Paik.

Bill Viola on Paik, 2006, 9:43 min.

Bill Viola speaks at a memorial service for Nam June Paik.

I attended the memorial service for Nam June Paik at the
Frank Campbell Funeral Chapel in NYC on 3.2.2006.

(sound is not that great..)