Diagonale
Festival of Austrian Film
June 8–13, 2021, Graz

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Thursday, 10.06.
16:30, Rechbauer

In the Mirror of Maya Deren

Documentary Film, AT/CH/DE 2001, 103 min, OmeU

In the Mirror of Maya Deren is the cinematic portrait of legendary filmmaker and artist Maya Deren, who in the post-war era became a key figure in the American avant-garde. The thrilling life story of the pioneer is constructed through talks with Deren’s contemporaries and friends. 

Director: Martina Kudláček
Script: Martina Kudláček
Cast: Miriam Arsham, Stan Brakhage, Alexander Hammid, Jonas Mekas, Amos Vogel u. a.
Camera: Wolfgang Lehner, Stéphane Kuthy
Editor: Henry Hills
Music: John Zorn
Production: Navigator Film