New DVDs from Index

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menken.jpgThe austrian publisher Index DVD has released 3 new titles:

- Obsession: Structuring Time and Space by croatian multimedia artist Ivan Ladislav Galeta
(1947). The DVD focuses in Galeta's film works from the 70s and 80s and
includes his first video work TV ping-pong. Includes the films TV Ping Pong (1976-78, video, 2 min.), Two Times in One Space (1976-84, 35mm, 12 min.), sfaira 1985-1895 (1984, 35mm, 10 min.), Water Pulu 1869-1896 (1987-88, 35mm, 9 min.), WAL(L)ZEN (1989, 35mm, 6 min.) and PiRâMïdas 1972-1984 (1984, 35mm, 12 min.). DVD PAL, Multizone, 51 min., 28,80€

- Flaming Ears - a film by Angela Hans Scheirl, Ursula Pürrer and Dietmar Schipek.
"Flaming Ears is a pop sci-fi lesbian fantasy feature set in the year
2700 in the fictive burnt out city of Asche. It follows the tangled
lives of three woman: Spy, comic book artist; Volly, a performance
artist and sexed up pyromaniac; and Nun, an amoral alien with a
predilection for reptiles. ". DVD PAL, Multizone, 84 min., 28,80€

- Notes on Marie Menken, the documentary by Martina Kudlácek (In the mirror of Maya Deren) about one of american pioneers of exoerimental filmmaking. Music by John Zorn. Includes these films by Marie Menken as extras: Visual Variations on Noguchi (USA 1945, 16mm, B&W, 4 min.), Arabesque for Kenneth Anger (USA 1958-61, 16mm, color, 4 min), Glimpse of the Garden (USA 1957, 16mm, color, 5 min), Lights (USA 1964-66, 16mm, color, silent, 6:30 min). DVD PAL, Multizone, 117 min., 28,80€

Apart from these releases, available now, two new DVDs have been announced to be published soon: The Seconds Strike Reality by Hans Scheugl and Optical Vacuum by Dariusz Kowalski.
Furthermore, great news for those interested in this publisher's
releases, Index has dropped the price of half of their back catalogue
to 18 €.