Serious Business Company
Introduced by Karen Cooper, George Griffin
Friday, February 5, 2010, 7:00 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
Includes the following films:
The Life and Death of Frida Kahlo as Told to David and Karen Crommie
1976. USA. Directed by Karen Crommie, David Crommie. 40 min.
1972. USA. Directed by Scott Bartlett. 30 min.
Homage to Magritte
1975. USA. Directed by Anita Thacher. 10 min.
Take the 5:10 to Dreamland
1976. USA. Directed by Bruce Conner. 6 min.
1976. USA. Directed by George Griffin. 3 min.
Freude Bartlett founded Serious Business Company in 1972 to distribute a vibrant range of independent experimental, animated, and documentary films. With tremendous panache, she championed the work of more than sixty artists, representing more than 250 titles. This is a sampling of some of the works she helped launch, all of which premiered at Film Forum.
In the Film exhibition Karen Cooper Carte Blanche: 40 Years of Documentary Premieres at Film Forum
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