Most Rated Movies and TV Shows With Maya Deren
1. Meshes of the Afternoon (1943)
Not Rated | 14 min | Short, Fantasy, Mystery
A woman returning home falls asleep and has vivid dreams that may or may not be happening in reality. Through repetitive images and complete mismatching of the objective view of time and space, her dark inner desires play out on-screen.
2. At Land (1944)
15 min | Short
Silently, a woman wakes on a beach as the tides go in reverse. Her dreamscape unfolds as she tries to locate a chess piece traveling from the beach to a party to a country road and then back.
5. The Very Eye of Night (1958)
15 min | Short
Dancers, shown in photographic negative, perform a series of ballet moves, solos, pas de deux, larger groupings. The dancers glide and rotate untroubled by gravity against a slowly changing... See full summary »
9. Witch's Cradle (1944)
12 min | Short, Fantasy, Mystery
The surrealist film shows repetitive imagery involving a string fashioned in a bizarre, almost spiderweb-like pattern over the hands of several individuals, most notably an unnamed young woman and an elderly gentleman.
14. Early Women Filmmakers (2017)
653 min | Drama
More women worked in film's first 20 years than anytime since. Many have been cut from film history, their contributions lost to time. This collection highlights the contributions of 14 important women directors of cinema's early years.
Directors: Dorothy Arzner, Madeline Brandeis, Mary Ellen Bute, Dorothy Davenport, Maya Deren, Germaine Dulac, Alice Guy, Marie-Louise Iribe, Mabel Normand, Claire Parker, Olga Preobrazhenskaya, Lotte Reiniger, Leni Riefenstahl, Lois Weber | Stars: Blanche Cornwall, Maureen O'Hara, Lois Weber
16. Mother (II) (2019)
Short, Drama, Fantasy
An experimental short film in homage to one of the most influential female avant-garde filmmakers, Maya Deren. Featuring a dream-like narrative of a woman trapped within a fantasy and confronted by various versions of herself.
18. Probe and Night Beat (1956– )
60 min | Documentary, Talk-Show
Late night live show based in New York, the host interviewing politicians, social activists, writers, artists and scientists. The show changed its format from interviews to a panel of guests with the host as moderator.
20. Reminiscences of Yearning (2011)
90 min | Fantasy, Mystery
REMINISCENCES OF YEARNING is so many ghosts, searching the landscape for traces. there's no sense of the past- it's in the present, searching the footage for what remains, a summoning of ... See full summary »