Last Updated on November 22, 2020 by bricoleur
Now available at The Wexner Center for the Arts' Chris Marker online store, A Farewell to Movies | Abschied vom Kino, ed. Andres Janser, the catalog for the Chris Marker exhibition at Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, 2008. The catalog is 162 x 108 mm, 64 pages, 38 b/w ill., with texts in German and English.
Under that cryptic formula, cognoscenti will identify a familiar path to YouTube, and specifically toward my very latest opus: a one-minute-sixteen-second piece titled Leila Attacks, featuring a lovable fighting she-rat. I guess I may say I'm not exactly the self-complementing type, yet when considering the work I did there, I can but call it perfect. Linearity of action, frugality of editing, sobriety of dialogs, all that enhanced by the performance of an exceptional leading lady, who can beat it?Chris Marker, A Farewell to Movies