VERTICAL POOL PRODUCTIONS
LINKS
BEYOND


Konrad Veidt in "The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari"
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VISIONARY FILMMAKERS

JEAN COCTEAU
ORPHEUS, BEAUTY & THE BEAST, BLOOD OF THE POET

ANDREI TARKOVSKY
STALKER, NOSTALGIA, SACRIFICE, ANDREI RUBELOV, THE MIRROR

AGNIESZKA HOLLAND
TOTAL ECLIPSE, OLIVIER OLIVIER, THE SECRET GARDEN

HAL HARTLEY
AMATEUR, HENRY FOOL, BOOK OF LIFE, NO SUCH THING

ROBERT BRESSON
THE DEVIL PROBABLY, PICKPOCKET, A MAN ESCAPED

AKIRA KUROSAWA
SEVEN SAMURAI, YOJIMBO, DERSU UZALA, DREAMS

JOHN CASAVETTES
FACES, SHADOWS, WOMAN UNDER THE INFLUENCE, HUSBANDS

GUY MADDIN
TWILIGHT OF ICE NYMPHS, DRACULA: PAGES FROM A VIRGINS' DIARY

ALEXANDRO JODOROWSKY
EL TOPO, HOLY MOUNTAIN, SANTA SANGRE

WERNER HERZOG
KASPAR HAUSER, AGUIRRE: WRATH OF GOD, NOSFERATU

LARS VON TRIER
THE ELEMENT OF CRIME, DOGVILLE, BREAKING THE WAVES

TERRY GILLIAM
BARON VON MUNCHAUSEN, TIDELAND, BRAZIL, DR. PARNASSUS

SALLY POTTER
ORLANDO, TANGO LESSON, THE MAN WHO CRIED

FEDERICO FELLINI
JULIET OF THE SPIRITS, SATYRICON, THE CLOWNS, 8 1/2

WIM WENDERS
PARIS TEXAS, WINGS OF DESIRE, UNTIL THE END OF THE WORLD

DAVID LYNCH
BLUE VELVET, ERASERHEAD, INLAND EMPIRE, LOST HIGHWAY

KEN RUSSELL
WOMEN IN LOVE, THE DEVILS, GOTHIC, ALTERED STATES

PETER GREENAWAY
PROSPERO'S BOOKS, BELLY OF AN ARCHITECT, DROWNING BY NUMBERS

RIDLEY SCOTT
BLADE RUNNER, THELMA & LOUISE, GLADIATOR, BLACK HAWK DOWN

GREAT FILMS I HAVE SEEN
BY ANTERO ALLI

 


WEST COAST ART HOUSES


PICKFORD CINEMA
Indie Cinema of Bellingham WA

DIVA CENTER
Alt-Screening Venue of Eugene OR

ROSE THEATRE
Indie Cinema of Port Townsend WA

NORTHERN LIGHTS THEATRE PUB
Indie-Screening Venue of Salem OR

MAGIC THEATRE
Indie-Screening Venue of Nevada City CA

VICTORIA THEATRE
San Francisco. 500 seat cinema & stage; heart of the Mission.

PACIFIC FILM ARCHIVE
Berkeley. Rare, Classic & Experimental Films and Videos

THE ROXIE
San Francisco. Low-Budget Features & Indie Docs

SF CINEMATHEQUE
Experimental Film Showcase

CELLSPACE
San Francisco. Intermedia Performance Hub & Art Colony

ATA: ARTIST TELEVISION ACCESS
San Francisco. Fringe Film/Video Venue and Production Lab

DANZHAUS
San Francisco. Multi-purpose Cinema/Performance Venue

911 MEDIA ARTS CENTER
Seattle. Media Lab. Screening Room.

NORTHWEST FILM FORUM
Seattle. Collectively run venue and media lab.

HOLLYWOOD THEATRE
Portland. Mainstream and arthouse venue that also four walls.

CLINTON STREET THEATER
Portland. Arthouse venue that also four walls.

ABUNDANT SUGAR
Downtown Los Angeles. Screenings/performances. In the Brewery.

 


INTERMEDIA RESOURCES


MOVIESTUFF LABS
Telecine Resource for Film-to-Tape Processing (Utopia, Texas)


PRO SUPER-8 FILM PRODUCTION
High-End Super-8 Cameras, Film, Processing (L.A.)

INDEPENDENT MEDIA CENTER
Organized Media Activism -- Home Station (Seattle)
S.F. INDEPENDENT MEDIA CENTER
Organized Media Activism -- Home Station (San Francisco)

ZENZIBAR ALTERNATIVE CULTURE
An Online Matrix of Links to Subversive Media Sources

FLICKER: Alternative Cinema
Media Artists, Venues, Festivals and more (San Francisco)

A.I.V.F.
Association of Independent Video & Filmmakers (NYC)

S.F. CASTING NETWORK
Talent Pool for Filmmakers, Actors, Crew

911 MEDIA ARTS CENTER
Screening Venue, Instruction & Rentals, Production Lab (Seattle)

VIDEO ART DATA BANK OF DENMARK
Worldwide Video and Film Festival Links

FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVAL LINKS
Courtesy of MovieMaker Magazine (Los Angeles)

FILM THREAT.COM
Interviews & Reviews of Indie Films & Filmmakers (LA)

NORTHWEST FILM FORUM
Screening Venue, Instruction & Rentals, Production Lab (Seattle)

 


MUSIC OF RESONANCE, FORCE & BEAUTY


ELIZABETH VANDERVENNET

ANTONY AND THE JOHNSONS

ARVO PART

GLENN BRANCA

PHILIP GLASS

THE SWANS

LISA GERRARD

SYLVI ALLI

SPACE TEAM ELECTRA

MARK GROWDEN

PROCOL HARUM

LUMIN

THE MERMEN

NICK CAVE

THE SISTERS OF MERCY

THE STRANGLERS

 


ORIGINAL MINDS and
OTHER BRIGHT IDEAS


JERZY GROTOWSKI
paratheatrical visionary (1935-1999)
founder/director, Polish Laboratory Theatre

ARTHUR RIMBAUD
symbolist poet (1854-1891)
Drunken Boat, Illuminations, Season in Hell

RAINER MARIA RILKE
philosopher poet (1875-1926)
Letters to a Young Poet; Stephen Mitchell translation

HAKIM BEY
anarcho-poetic philosopher
The TAZ: Temporary Autonomous Zone

RAY CARNEY
film critic/Cassavettes scholar
On Seeing Through Hollywood & Making Real Movies

NOAM CHOMSKY PhD
social critic/political science scholar
On Thought Control, Democracy and the Media

GURDJIEFF
radical Sufi philosopher (1866-1949)
Courtesy of the Gurdjieff International Review

ROBERT ANTON WILSON PhD
Satirist, Scientific Visionary, Iconoclastic Author

MAYBE LOGIC ACADEMY
Online Courses of Study with Visionary Authors


ORIGINAL FALCON PRESS
Mind-altering, magickal books, CDs and videos by
Timothy Leary, Robert Anton Wilson, Antero Alli,
Christopher S. Hyatt PhD, Aleister Crowley & others.


THE ART OF JAMES KOEHNLINE
Mandalic Anarcho-Surrealist Epiphanies

PARATHEATRICAL RESEARCH LINKS PAGE
paratheatre groups, intermedia artists, dream research

 

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