An Anagram of Ideas on Art, Form and Film

Yonkers, NY: Alicat Book Shop Press, 1946. First Edition. This copy is INSCRIBED by the publisher Oscar Baradinsky (later Oscar Baron) to his friend the writer D.S. Savage. One of 750 copies, published in the Alicat Bookshop Press' Outcast series.

An uncommon and key document in experimental cinema, published the same year Deren released "Ritual in Transfigured Time." The Anthology Film Archive in New York, the ground floor of which is named after Ms. Deren as the "godmother of American avant-garde cinema," has published a massive ongoing series documenting Deren's work, from her socialist origins to feminist filmmaking and theory.

Very Good to Near Fine in saddle-stitched wrappers, with some toning to the edges of the front and rear panel.

[Book #112222]

Price: $850.00