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L.A. Suggested by the Art of Edward Ruscha

USA, 1981 (MIFF 1981, Films on the Plastic Arts (1))

Director: Gary Conklin

A compendium of Los Angeles icons, from class to kitsch. Edward Ruscha's paintings, drawings and photographs are the point of departure for this impressionistic study of Los Angeles' buildings, apartment houses, palm trees, swimming pools, cars and signs, enhanced by the city's unique winter light.

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PAUL BOWLES IN THE LAND OF THE JUMBLIES

USA, 1971
It presents a portrait of the American writer and composer Paul Bowles and portrays Morocco as seen through his eyes. Interviews with Bowles alternate with scenes of landscape, customs, religion, mus… More »

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