Very pleased that the Tate agreed to send us another 5 copies of the essential but otherwise out-of-print Expanded Cinema Reader - so: know anyone who has been looking for a copy? Do send them along to the BFI Shop while we still have a few left…
A.L. Rees / Duncan White / Steven Ball / David Curtis (eds) | Expanded Cinema: Art, Performance, Film | Tate Publishing | 9781854379740 | £19.99
Opening today: Derek Jarman: Strange Magic Exhibition of material from BFI Special Collections curated by Nathalie Morris, as part of the 2 months Derek Jarman season running from February 5th @BFI Southbank.
Here are some fine books and DVDs that complement the season and exhibition:
Stephen Farthing / Ed Webb-Ingall (eds) | Derek Jarman’s Sketchbooks | Thames & Hudson | 9780500516942 | £28.00
Derek Jarman | The Super8 Programme: Vol. 1 | RaroVideo | 8019547400084 | £19.99 | http://filmstore.bfi.org.uk/acatalog/info_9030.html
Derek Jarman | The Super8 Programme: Vol. 2 | RaroVideo | 9788875840068 | £19.99 | http://filmstore.bfi.org.uk/acatalog/info_9031.html
Julia Stoschek (ed) | Derek Jarman Super8 | Walther Konig | 9783865608758 | £28.00
Isaac Julien / Julia Peyton-Jones / Tilda Swinton (eds) | Derek Jarman Brutal Beauty | Serpentine Gallery | 9783865603975 | £25.00
… and more Jarman titles to follow shortly.
Pt 1 of the 35th Anniversary Issue Millennium Film Journal No 58 full of great articles, we’re down to our last copy in the BFI Shop … but I’ve been promised that there are more on the way …
Millennium Film Journal No 58, 35th Anniversary Edition pt. 1 | 9771064558028 | Fall 2013 | £9.99
BOOK SALE: a bit of a mixed bag of special offer titles:
Michael Snow | The Michael Snow Project: Collected Writings of Michael Snow | Wilfred Laurier University Press| 9780889202436| was £35.99 NOW £24.99
Christian Jankowski | Everything Fell Together | Des Moines Art Centre | 9781879003422 | was £32.95 NOW £9.99
Wheeler Winston Dixon | The Exploding Eye: A Re-Visionary History of 1960s American Experimental Cinema | State University of New York Press 9780791435663 | was £25.00 NOW £15.99
Isabel Coixet / John Berger | From I to J | Actar D | 9788496954854 | was £19.95 NOW £13.99
John Wilcox | The Autobiography and Sex Life of Andy Warhol | Trela Media | 9780970612618 | was £40.00 NOW £24.99
… more sale books to come …
… and today one not quite so new book, but just because we love artist Kaisa Lassinaro’s fully illustrated ‘screenplay’ homage to Lizzie Borden’s 1983 feminist sci-fi Born in Flames - the latest Sight & Sound (February) also has a nice piece on the different female voices in Born in Flames by writer Frances Morgan.
Kaisa Lassinaro | Born in Flames: a film by Lizzie Borden | Occasional Papers | 9780956260598 | £10.00
Two lovely new books have come in since the new year - from Film & Video Umbrella and Mousse Publishing.
Nina Danino | … and the figtrees in the Alameda Gardens | Mousse Publishing | 9788867490356 | £11.00
Tacita Dean | Michael Hamburger | Film & Video Umbrella | 9781904270362 | £6.00
Kodwo Eshun | Dan Graham - Rock My Religion | Afterall | 9781846380860 | £9.95
Bruce Jenkins | Gordon Matta-Clark - Conical Intersect | Afterall | 9781846380730 | £ 9.95
T.J. Demos | Dara Birnbaum - Technology / Transformation: Wonder Woman | Afterall | 9781846380679 | £9.95