Discover Movies and TV shows that fit You with our Mobile Application
Download for iOS & Android
iOS ApplicationAndroid Application

Visions in Meditation #3: Plato's Cave

Genre: 

Release Date: January 1, 1990

Status: Released

Running time: 16m

4.38
/ 10
8 User Ratings

Where To Watch & Streaming Online

Check on Amazon

Plot

A short film by Stan Brakhage featuring music by Rick Corrigan.

This Movie Is About

You May Also Like.

Look at the other titles that might be intersting for you
Serene Velocity

Serene Velocity

1970
Serene Velocity stares down the center of an empty institutional hallway while shifting the focal length of a stationary zoom lens, transforming the basement corridor into a nexus of visual and concep...
31/75: Asylum

31/75: Asylum

4
1975
A meadow, a lake, the silhouette of a hill, trees. 21 days of the same view in Saarland. 21 days with five different cut-outs in a mask before the camera, which finally reveals a complete panorama. Th...
Burial Path

Burial Path

4.33
1978
The film begins with the image of a dead bird. The mind moves to forget, as well as to remember: this film graphs the process of forgetfulness against all oddities of remembered bird-shape.
Untitled (For Marilyn)

Untitled (For Marilyn)

1992
The film is officially untitled, but is referred to by the dedication that appears in place of a title card. It is dedicated to Marilyn Brakhage, the filmmaker's wife. Out of all the 350+ films that S...
The Domain of the Moment

The Domain of the Moment

4.14
1977
An experimental film by Stan Brakhage. Frenetic editing and hand-painted film accompany scenes of dogs and raccoons, snakes and mice.
23rd Psalm Branch: Part I

23rd Psalm Branch: Part I

1967
In this haunting but lyrical meditation on war, Brakhage intercuts 8-mm footage of Colorado with imagery from WWII newsreels. He responds to the violence and nightmare of war by painting directly on t...
Visions in Meditation #1

Visions in Meditation #1

1989
This is a film inspired by Gertrude Stein's "Stanzas In Meditation", in which the filmmaker has edited a meditative series of images of landscapes and human symbolism "indicative of that field-of-cons...
The Stars Are Beautiful

The Stars Are Beautiful

1974
We move back and forth between scenes of a family at home and thoughts about the stars and creation. Children hold chickens while an adult clips their wings; we see a forest; a narrator talks about st...
The Process

The Process

6
1972
This film by Stan Brakhage investigates the process of memory and thought by melting a series of images and a field of color. The positive-negative flickering graphs a sort of shutter-window all over...
Visions in Meditation #4: D.H. Lawrence

Visions in Meditation #4: D.H. Lawrence

4.67
1990
A short film by Stan Brakhage.
Two: Creeley/McClure

Two: Creeley/McClure

4.75
1965
Two portraits in relation to each other, the first of Robert Creeley, the second of Michael McClure.
Duplicity III

Duplicity III

1980
The final Duplicity in this series does seem a resolve with the term. All previous visual manifestations have been extended (thru four-roll superimpositions) to their limit. Obvious costumes and masks...
Boulder Blues and Pearls and...

Boulder Blues and Pearls and...

1993
Peripheral envisionment of daily life as the mind has it - i.e., a terrifying ecstasy of (hand-painted) synapting nerve ends back-firing from thought's grip of life.
Murder Psalm

Murder Psalm

1981
A short film by Stan Brakhage.
Yggdrasill: Whose Roots Are Stars in the Human Mind

Yggdrasill: Whose Roots Are Stars in the Human Mind

1997
A combination of hand-painting and photography.
Desert

Desert

1976
A short film by Stan Brakhage
Visions in Meditation #2: Mesa Verde

Visions in Meditation #2: Mesa Verde

1989
The visual imperatives from Mesa Verde are taken into account in this meditation.
Last updated: 
Product
Terms and Conditions
Affiliate Disclosure
Privacy Policy
Social Media
Twitter
Pinterest
Download
iOS Application
Android Application