ubu offers a platform to explore interesting film and video content.
Ubu is brilliant - providing umlimited material of featured resources, contemporary projects, artists interviews, a hugh film and video archive, video artist, experimental film makers, sound art, historical records, and conceptual writing.
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Here is a list of my ten favorite links:
Kenneth Anger (b. 1927) Experimental groundbreaking film maker
Francis Bacon (1909-1992) artist. Discusses his theories, influences, and obsessions.
Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007) a French postmodernism and post-structuralism philosopher, cultural theorist, political commentator, and photographer. Talks about the violence of the image, aggression, oppression, transgression and regression
Walter Benjamin (1892-1940) German-Jewish intellectual and one of the most influential figures in 20th Century thought.
William S. Burroughs (1914-1997) artist, novelist, poet, essayist and spoken word performer.
Stephen Dwoskin (b. 1939) a prolific filmmaker and a founder member of the London Filmmakers' Co-op.
Jesper Just (b. 1974) Danish artist who works exclusively in film with surprising twists.
William Kentridge (b. 1955) South African artist who constructs animation by filming a drawing, making erasures and changes, and filming it again.
Jean-Luc Godard (b. 1930) French film maker, made 17 feature films.
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)