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November 1994, Week 2


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Susan Denker <[log in to unmask]>
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Sun, 13 Nov 1994 16:45:16 CST
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On Fri, 11 Nov 1994, wheeler dixon wrote:
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> Although I have only been on screen-l for two days now, I am already
> struck by the narrowness of the discourse. Kenneth Branagh and Quentin
> Tarantino--please! What about Darnell Martin, Ousmane Sembene,Maria
> Novaro,Takehiko Nakajima,Sally Potter, Idrisa Ouedraogo,Zhang Yimou,
> John Collins, Jean-Isidore Isou,Ulrike Ottinger,Sarah Madoror, Yilmaz
> Guney, Mahama Traore,Ann Hui and many, many others whom we might
> discuss? Also it seems as if women and Third World
> filmmakers/videomakers are being marginalized in the ongoing
> discussion.Thoughts, comments?
I have only been on screen-l for about 5 weeks, but I have had exactly
the same reaction to the topics under discussion. But there is no other
list, so you should start a discussion that interests you.  In defense of
this list, I will say I have been very impressed by the factual
information sharing.
P.S. Who is Jean-Isidore Isou?