Skip to main content

Of Time and a River

USA, 1974 (MIFF 1975)

Director: Harold M. Weiner

The film traces the history of the Columbia River Basin in the north-west sector of the United States, 20 million years ago to the present.

See also...

Hotspot

Robin Lehman went down into the crater of the Nyiragongo volcano to capture the terrifying, yet spellbinding explosion of molten lava at its very source. ... More »

TRUCK TURNER

No doubt. Truck Turner is the best Blaxploitation film. Many come near but this one rides high on top. This is Issac Hayes (Mack 'Truck' Turner) inside and out: from his dropped-octave murmuring to ... More »

Valley Forge

A chronicle of the encampment of George Washington's army at Valley Forge in the winter of 1777-1778; the midst of the American Revolution. ... More »

PRIMATE (1974)

“It is essentially about one set of primates who have power, using it against another who haven't.” - Guardian ... Prolific documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman (whose La Danse is also ... More »

From These Roots

With the use of still photographs alone, the film attempts to recreate the social and political climate of the 'Harlem Renaissance'—a period of great artistic and cultural activities in the ... More »

Isaac Singer's Nightmare and Mrs. Pupko's Beard

Chaim Pupko, a Yiddish writer married to a woman with a beard, invests in the stock market and becomes rich. Pupko wants Isaac Singer to write about him, but Singer refuses, because Pupko bribes ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director