In memoriam Jonas Mekas
With Peter Kubelka

As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty, 2000, Jonas Mekas
As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty, 2000, Jonas Mekas
April 9, 2019

On January 23, 2019, Jonas Mekas, one of cinema's most remarkable artists, died aged 96. Widely regarded as the "godfather of American avant-garde cinema," the filmmaker was a most welcome guest at the Film Museum, with whose co-founder Peter Kubelka he shared a long-lasting friendship and artistic alliance. The Film Museum devotes an evening to Jonas Mekas with a screening of one of his most beautiful films. Peter Kubelka will speak in remembrance of Mekas before the film.
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