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Why I Got Into TV and Other Stories

USA, 1983 (MIFF 1986, Video Visions - Personal and Public - Ilene Segalove)

Director: Ilene Segalove

Five short pieces where TV is the trigger for childhood memorie. These are all brought together by Segalove's wry, ‘nothing but the facts' narration.

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What is Business?

A pseudo documentary about growing up, ‘WHAT IS BUSINESS' parodies instructional and educational films. Segalove conducts a series of interview* with a variety of business people and comedy takes ... More »

More TV Stories

Five episodes titled: ... I. The PASTRAMI SANDWICH ... II. DIAL 116 ... iiI. ANATOMY IN MOTION ... IV. HOTEL SUITE ... V. THE FORBIDDEN CHANNEL ... More »

The Mom Tapes

Segalove employs a hybrid form of scripted documentary through which ... mother and daughter create a series of ironically witty skits. ... More »

RUMBLEFISH

A stylish, fast-moving, gut-wrenching melodrama of hell-bent youth: a loose knit company of teenage crazies in the milieu of ... motorcycles, heroin, mean streets and pool rooms of Tulsa,Oklahoma ... More »

Precious Metal Variations

An abstract animation film in which a series of shapes rotate and evolve into other forms producing an illusion of depth. Colour, texture and super imposed-images undergo structural variations ... More »

Double Lunar Dogs

A romantic landscape dressed full of love forms the context of this ... pastorale. Minimal Interventions in the image Intensify the character of this landlife. ... More »

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