September 1971

Table of Contents


  • Foreword in Three Letters
  • For a Metahistory of Film: Commonplace Notes and Hypotheses
    Hollis Frampton
  • “True Patriot Love”: The Films of Joyce Wieland
    Regina Cornwell
  • “Zorns Lemma”
    Wanda Bershen
  • “Tom, Tom, the Piper’s Son”
    Lois Mendelson and Bill Simon
  • A Cinematic Atopia
    Robert Smithson
  • Paul Sharits: Illusion and Object
    Regina Cornwell
  • Passage
    Michael Snow
  • Statements
    Richard Serra
  • “Paul Revere”
    Joan Jonas and Richard Serra
  • The Films of Man Ray and Moholy-Nagy
    Barbara Rose
  • The Calisthenics of Vision: Open Instructions on the Films of George Landow
    Paul Arthur
  • On Negative Space
    Max Kozloff
  • “The Chelsea Girls”
    Stephen Koch