Scenes From Under Childhood, 1967–70, Stan Brakhage (Kadervergrößerung ÖFM)
Katzelmacher, 1969, Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Down Wind, 1972, Pat O’Neill (Kadervergrößerung ÖFM)
Ordet (Das Wort), 1954–55, Carl Theodor Dreyer

What is Film:

Program 29–42

Works by Martin Arnold, Stan Brakhage, Robert Breer, Joseph Cornell, Carl Theodor Dreyer, Aleksandr Dovženko, VALIE EXPORT, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Ernie Gehr, Karl Kels, Kurt Kren, Cinématographe Lumière, Jonas Mekas, Pat O'Neill, Charles Ridley, Ernst Schmidt jr., Michael Snow, Hans-Christof & Rosemarie Stenzel, Peter Tscherkassky, Andy Warhol

Each Tuesday

 
Peter Kubelka's cycle What is Film was created in 1996 on the occasion of the centenary of cinema. In the words of Mr Kubelka, the series defines film as "an independent art form and a tool which cultivates new ways of thinking. These 63 programs offer young filmmakers, students and anyone genuinely interested in the medium of film a basic overview of film history."

Peter Kubelka's cycle is shown each Tuesday. Discounted ticket for students with an annual membership at the price of EUR 3,00.
 

Was ist Film, Volume 14 of the FilmmuseumSynemaPublications (In German), makes the cycle accessible via essays and film stills and contains writings on all 63 programs, as well as 200 photographs, an index to the 73 artists in the cycle, and an in-depth interview with the curator.
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