Center for Visual Music
Jordan Belson - 5 Essential Films DVD
Allures (1961), Samadhi (1967), Light (1973), Fountain of Dreams (1984), and Epilogue (2005)
"These five films by Jordan Belson, representing his early, middle, and later periods, are essential for three reasons: the early classics were breakthrough masterpieces, the previously unreleased "Fountain of Dreams" is a dazzling revelation from the middle period, and the shimmering "Epilogue" from 2005 makes it clear that the master still has the spark of genius, breathing new life into the vocabulary he has developed over more than a half-century of visionary filmmaking." - Gene Youngblood
Private Home Use Orders - $25
Permission is not included for any public screening, exhibition or distribution, or any use online, you are accepting these terms with your purchase.
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NOTE: Postage to International locations outside North America has increased and will be adjusted to $11. Shipping to US is $5, to Canada $6
The DVD can also be purchased in Europe through Red Avocado Films (Germany); in London at BFI Southbank's Filmshop or through LUX; in Paris through HEEZA; and through Re:Voir, Paris online (for European private home use only). In Japan, through Meditations (Kyoto), online.
Institutional Orders - US$150
Limited educational license allows for screenings in classrooms and library/research collection use only. Public Performance Rights are not included (screenings for public audiences, and exhibition in museums and galleries are not permitted under this license. Other uses require additional permissions and licenses).
Order online here: Order form
Order by Mail: Institutional Order Form (PDF) Note, sales tax charged to California customers has increased
NOTE: Postage to International locations outside North America has increased and will be adjusted to $11
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Jordan Belson: Biography
About the Films on the DVD
Jordan Belson: Bibliography
DVD 2007 release, NTSC, Region-free
Color, Sound, 4 x 3
TRT approx 45 minutes
Curated by Jordan Belson. Produced by Center for Visual Music
Films and Stills © Estate of Jordan Belson
DVD © Center for Visual Music, 2007
Licensed for private home use only, all other rights reserved
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Center for Visual Music is a nonprofit film archive dedicated to visual music, experimental animation and avant-garde media.