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kenneth anger: Magick Lantern Cycle Films, Q&A + Live Performance by Kenneth Anger & Brian Butler's Technicolor Skull at The Regent
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Sunday, September 18th, 2016
The Regent, DTLA
Join us for a celebration of the work of the incomparable Kenneth Anger! This evening will feature a screening of The Invocation of My Demon Brother, Scorpio Rising, Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome and Lucifer Rising. Following the screening, Kenneth Anger and Brian Butler will perform as the Technicolor Skull. The evening will conclude with a Q&A with the director.
A recognized master of avant garde film, Kenneth Anger's influence can be seen in filmmakers as diverse as Martin Scorsese (who calls him without a doubt, one of our greatest artists ), Roger Corman, George Lucas, Gus Van Sant, Guy Maddin and David Lynch, the pop art of Andy Warhol. He also gained notoriety as the author of the best seller, Hollywood Babylon, a tell-all book revealing scandals and controversies in Hollywood among the rich and famous.
Kenneth Anger & Brian Butler's Technicolor Skull is a magick ritual of light and sound in the context of a live performance. A multimedia collaboration featuring Kenneth Anger on Theremin and Los Angeles artist Brian Butler on guitar and electronic instruments. The project premiered at Donaufestival in Austria in April 2008 and has subsequently toured through Europe, performing at the National Museum of Art, Copenhagen, and the Serralves Museum, Portugal, MOCA, Los Angeles and Hiro Ballroom, New York for the Anthology Film Archives benefit along with Lou Reed and Sonic Youth.