Ronnie Close

23.06.10
Night Time Room, Ronnie Close Ronnie Close talks to Gary Thomas about his project Night Time Room. The film is showing as part of the group exhibition Based on a True Story at ArtSway in the New Forest, 3 July – 30 August. Night Time Room was commissioned for a South West Screen/Picture This collaboration, Scripted Notion, offering artists an opportunity to make work that engaged with ...
Watching Paint Dry or Dorian Gray by Jo Ann Kaplan

18.11.09
Watching Paint Dry, Jo Ann Kaplan Jo Ann Kaplan: Self-Portrait… or… Watching Paint Dry… or Watching Dorian (become) Gray. A Diary… or… A Film… Get the Flash Player to see the wordTube Media Player. var WT1_1 = { params : { wmode : "opaque", allowscriptaccess : "always", allownetworking : "all", allowfullscreen : "true"}, flashvars : { file : "http%3A%2F%2Ffilms.animateprojects.org%2Fdocs%2Fjoannk.flv", volume : "80", bufferlength : "5", controlbar : "over", backcolor : "1FD0C8", screencolor : "FFFFFF", 'logo.hide' : "false", title : "Watching%20paint%20dry", linktarget : "_self"}, attr ...
Editing by Jo Ann Kaplan

21.10.09
Orphee, Jean Cocteau Here are 8 “magic” cuts. By “magic” I mean cuts or edits, or sequences made therefrom, which make my heart stop and my mouth open in suspension of disbelief, amazement, and excess of feeling.   1. Meshes of the Afternoon (Maya Deren and Alexander Hamid, 1943) The first cut in the film, a jump cut, from the shot of the dummy hand holding a poppy ...