Chinese Series-35mm

Rental Format(s): 35mm film

"This film was made on 35mm whereby Stan scratched off the emulsion of the film using his fingernail. The original was stepped printed by Mary Beth Reed. This film is available is both 16mm and 35mm and is in black and white."-Dominic Angerame

Scratching on spit-softened emulsion with bare fingernails," Stan completed this work -- all that he could manage of his long dreamed-of "Chinese Series" -- in his bed, a couple of months before his death. Printed by Courtney Hoskins, who has written that: "On the negative, it seemed to have the essence of Chinese characters -- "strokes" and blocks, etc. In motion, it seems almost like running through a humid bamboo forest . . . green and yellow stalks create these glowing shadows as they cut across the sunlight.

Rental Fees

35mm film $65.00  

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