Grand Opera, an Historical Romance

Grand Opera, an Historical Romance

A transitional film at the end of his first decade of filmmaking, James Benning’s Grand Opera introduces a degree of storytelling to his previously more formalist devices. Benning calls the film his “first attempt at writing my own kind of history” and, in a sense, it also serves to write himself into history, acutely measuring his place as a Midwestern experimental filmmaker, then based in Okl [...]

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Jan 08

Teatro San Martín

Screening Room: Leopoldo Lugones

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