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November 6, 2006 11:06 AM   Subscribe

Starting January 1st, the so-called 'Godfather' of avant-garde cinema, Jonas Mekas will podcast one short film per day, for a full year. If you can't wait till January here are 2 of Mekas's films to tide you over: Zefiro Torna and Hare Krishna. Or see the 40 short films being shown at a gallery in New York. [Via this NPR report, which, if you're already familiar with Mekas and his work, is likely the most interesting link here.]
posted by jrb223 (2 comments total) 4 users marked this as a favorite

I love Jonas Mekas.
posted by Divine_Wino at 3:23 PM on November 6, 2006 [1 favorite]

I saw "Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania" at the Filmoteca in Madrid last year and really was blown away. I had read about his films but that was the first I had seen. It was almost shot like a home movie but the editing of it was masterful.
posted by JJ86 at 9:48 AM on November 7, 2006

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