In the Mirror of Maya Deren (2003)

In the Mirror of Maya Deren
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating None
Runtime 1hr 43mins.
Genres Documentary
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Johannes Rosenberger Producer n/a 3 3000001
Martina Kudlacek Director n/a 2 2000001
Constantin Wulff Producer n/a 3 3000002
Wolfgang Lehner Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
John Zorn Music n/a 120781 8000001
Henry Hills Editor n/a 172 7000001
Graeme Ferguson Actor Himself 1 1000008
Chao-Li Chi Actor Himself 1 1000007
Jonas Mekas Actor Himself 1 1000003
Amos Vogel Actor Himself 1 1000002
Miriam Arsham Actor Herself 1 1000004
Katherine Dunham Actor Herself 1 1000005
Alexander Hackenschmied Actor Himself 1 1000006
Stan Brakhage Actor Himself 1 1000001
Using footage from Maya Deren's avant-garde films of the 1940s--including the seminal "Meshes of the Afternoon," "At Land" and "Ritual in Transfigured Time"--a chronicle is made of the filmmaker's extensive body of work. The documentary also includes: archival audio interviews and observances from contemporaries such as Stan Brakhage, Amos Vogel and Jonas Mekas. The film provides a glimpse into the mind and life of this groundbreaking and influential artist.