Films By Laurie Anderson

"Highly intellectually engaging and provocative and also emotionally wrecking … one feels sad experiencing it, but it's so wonderful one simply can't be sad that it's in the world." – ... For musician, filmmaker and performance artist Laurie Anderson, the death of her beloved rat terrier Lolabelle was a moment of deep personal crisis. Coming soon after the death of Anderson's simila... Read more
Laurie Anderson, a performance artist who has achieved the task of "crossing over" to a larger audience, has now made her first feature film. Photographed around New York and in front of a live audience. Anderson and her nine piece band perform 18 of the artist's songs. Using video screens and sub-titles as props, Anderson's bizarre visual choreography includes dancing shirts and a drum suit capab... Read more
Some might say that Laurie Anderson has always been multimedia. Her work has always been concerned with the use of technology and the individual s relationship to it. From her early one person shows at New York s Kitchen to the hit record O Superman to the ambitious truly multi media Untied States series of stage shows she has traversed the boundaries between performance art installation recording... Read more
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