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The art of filmmaking: Les Blank

Document author(s):
Jonathan Marlow
Document source:
Fandor
Publication date:
April 8, 2013
Document type:
interview
Number of pages:
11
Document name subject:
Les Blank, Werner Herzog, Tom Luddy, Errol Morris, and Harrod Blank
Document contains:
production co
Related films:
Film country(ies):
Sweden and United States
Film language(s):
English, Mandarin, and Swedish
Film production company:
Brazos Films, Flower Films, National Endowment for the Arts, Svensk Filmindustri, and University of Southern California. Center for Visual Anthropology
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Biographical (Nonfiction), Documentary, Drama, Feature, and Short
Film subject(s):
  • African Americans -- Louisiana
  • African Americans -- Texas
  • Ardoin Brothers
  • Bergman, Ingmar, 1918- Trämålning: moralitet -- Film and video adaptations
  • Black death -- Sweden -- Drama
  • Blues (Music) -- Texas
  • Bois-Sec
  • Cajun music
  • Cajuns -- Social life and customs
  • Chenier, Clifton, 1925-
  • Cookery (Garlic)
  • Country music
  • Death -- Drama
  • Ecuador -- Native races
  • Fitzcarraldo (Motion picture)
  • Garlic
  • God -- Drama
  • Guillory, Queen Ida
  • Herzog, Werner, 1942-
  • Hippies -- California -- Los Angeles
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hoffman, David Lee
  • Hopkins, Lightnin', 1912-
  • Hutton, Lauren
  • Indigenous peoples -- Ecuador
  • Indigenous peoples -- Peru
  • Jazz -- Texas
  • Jimenez, Flaco
  • Kinski, Klaus
  • Knights and knighthood -- Sweden -- Drama
  • Los Alegres de Teran
  • Los Pinguinos del Norte
  • Louisiana -- Social life and customs
  • Martinez, Narciso, 1911-
  • Mendoza, Lydia
  • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Music
  • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Social life and customs
  • Morris, Errol
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion picture producers and directors -- Germany
  • Motion pictures -- Production and direction
  • Oklahoma -- Social life and customs
  • Peru -- Native races
  • Popular culture -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 1967
  • Popular music -- Texas
  • Rhythm and blues music -- Texas
  • Russell, Leon
  • Savoy, Ann Allen, 1952-
  • Savoy, Ann Allen, 1952- Cajun music: a reflection of a people -- Film and video adaptations
  • Savoy, Marc
  • Serbian Americans -- Social life and customs
  • Sweden -- History -- 14th century -- Drama
  • Tambura music
  • Tea -- China
  • Tea -- Varieties
  • Teeth -- Abnormalities and deformities
  • Tejano music
  • Tejano musicians
  • Texas -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama
  • Women -- Interviews
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