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Kenneth Anger Biography

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A biography on Kenneth Anger that tells that he was born in Southern California and that he started making films when he was 11. By his teenage years Anger's films already had openly gay themes. also is provided a  self schematic autobiography from Anger.

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Shelf Life: The Films of Kenneth Anger, Vol. 1

Shelf Life: The Films of Kenneth Anger, Vol. 1 | Kenneth Anger | Scoop.it
Shelf Life is a weekly feature that selects a film currently on DVD/Blu-Ray for review. Confrontational in their subject matter and surrealistic in their composition and movement, Kenneth Anger’s f...
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Shelf Life: The films of Kenneth Anger, Vol 1 provides an in depth revew of some of Anger's early works. This artical explains that Kenneth Anger was ignoreing social excepted norms from the start. They also discuss the homoerotic nature of Anger's films. 

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Kenneth Anger - Lucifer Rising (1970-80)

" Lucifer Rising is a short film by director Kenneth Anger. The film was completed in 1972 but was only widely distributed in 1980. Anger began filming aroun...
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Another one of Anger's most popular films "Lucifer Rising," is one that took several years to compleat. Anger started filming in 66' but had to abandon the film for various reasons, including the fact that the man incharge of the score for the film was sent to prison for murder. Anger finally finished the film in 72' but it did not become widly distributed until 1980.

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Kenneth Anger: how I made Lucifer Rising

Kenneth Anger: how I made Lucifer Rising | Kenneth Anger | Scoop.it
The director of the 1966 occult classic talks about how an anti-British massacre paid for his film, and the debt it owes to Jimmy Page and a bunch of jailed killers
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Kenneth Anger talks about how he managed to make the film "Lucifer Rising," and what its about. Anger discusses his trick that allowed him to shoot on location He also talks about having to deal with Jimmy Page. 

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The Official Website for Kenneth Anger

The Official Website for Kenneth Anger | Kenneth Anger | Scoop.it
Home page of Filmmaker and Author Kenneth Anger on the Official Website for Kenneth Anger
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Kenneth Anger is one of the most influencial avant-gard film makers in cinima history. Kenneth Anger claims that, "Cinema is an evil force which tries to exert control over people," "and his filmmaking is carried out with precisely that intention." Anger has had a major influence on film directors such as Davd Lynch, Martin Scorsese, and John Waters. Here Anger's bio can be found to gain further understanding on his works.

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Scorpio Rising (1964)

Scorpio Rising (1964) | Kenneth Anger | Scoop.it
  5 out of 5 stars Kenneth Anger’s 1964 short film, ‘Scorpio Rising,’ ranks amongst the most influential and avant-garde works to date.  Often imitated, never equaled, Anger’s film is just as poignant today as it was during the time…...
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"Kenneth Anger’s 1964 short film, "Scorpio Rising," ranks amongst the most influential and avant-garde works to date." An in depth analysis of Anger'sfilm is given. this explains the themes in Anger's film and also gives some history on the making of the film.

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Kenneth Anger: 'I'm reasonably proud to be American'

Kenneth Anger: 'I'm reasonably proud to be American' | Kenneth Anger | Scoop.it
The controversial author and filmmaker, 86, on creating his own religion, working with Marianne Faithfull and living through the Red Scare
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Kenneth Anger discusses his past, present, and future in this interview. He also discusses the philosophies that he follows in his personal life. Anger's films were and are building blocks for not just avant garde but all film. 

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