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 ...