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American Dreams (Lost and Found) & Landscape Suicide American Dreams (Lost and Found) & Landscape Suicide

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James Benning James Benning
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For 40 years, James Benning has been a singular, defiant voice in the American independent film scene. This 2-disc set the first in a planned series devoted to the filmmaker's oeuvre features two of Benning's seminal works from the mid-1980s for the first time ever on DVD: American Dreams (lost and found) is the filmmaker's personal take on the history of the USA from 1954 to 1976, told through a complex and thought provoking amalgamation of image, text and sound. In Landscape Suicide, he effortlessly strides the boundaries of narrative and documentary forms as he recounts two infamous murder cases that took place almost 30 years apart.

This DVD contains:
American Dreams (lost and found), 1984, 53 min
Landscape Suicide, 1986, 92 min


All Edition Filmmuseum DVDs are strictly for private home use. Please contact Osterreichisches Filmmuseum directly for screening rights. For 40 years, James Benning has been a singular, defiant voice in the American independent film scene. This 2-disc set the first in a planned series devoted to the filmmaker's oeuvre features two of Benning's seminal works from the mid-1980s for the first time ever on DVD: American Dreams (lost and found) is the filmmaker's personal take on the history of the USA from 1954 to 1976, told through a complex and thought provoking amalgamation of image, text and sound. In Landscape Suicide, he effortlessly strides the boundaries of narrative and documentary forms as he recounts two infamous murder cases that took place almost 30 years apart.

This DVD contains:
American Dreams (lost and found), 1984, 53 min
Landscape Suicide, 1986, 92 min


All Edition Filmmuseum DVDs are strictly for private home use. Please contact Osterreichisches Filmmuseum directly for screening rights.

Extras

20 page bilingual German-English booklet with texts by Barbara Pichler, James Benning, Alexander Horwath and Michael Loebenstein.

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SKU 4260100330681
Year 1984-86 (DVD 2011)
Director Benning, James
Format DVD
Publisher(s) Edition Film Museum
Countries USA
Colour Colour
Subtitles German
Language(s) English
Running time 145 min
DVD region 0, PAL
Certificate N/a

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