Philip Whalen

  • Al Wong |
  • 1981 |
  • 8 minutes |
  • B&W |

Rental Format(s): Digital File

This film portrays my friend Philip Whalen, a Zen Buddhist monk and poet, reading from his book The Art of Literature. There is a play of spotlight and shadow in this work which emphasizes the elusiveness of truth in poetry.

Production format: 16mm

Selected Screenings:
San Francisco Art Institute, 1981

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Digital File $35.00  

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