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Balch, Antony

Overview
Works: 25 works in 60 publications in 4 languages and 236 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Silent films  Interviews  Discographies  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Anthology films  Short films  Slasher films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Actor, Performer, Author, Scenarist, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1995.9.H6, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Antony Balch
 
Most widely held works by Antony Balch
Towers open fire and other films( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin met Ian Sommerville and Antony Balch during their Beat Hotel days in Paris in 1958-59 when Burroughs' Naked lunch was published. These films convey the consciousness of that period in the visual language of four of the artists that defined it. Balch attempts to reinterpret Burrough's writing as cinema
Horror hospital( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A song writer and a young woman end up at the same hotel for a vacation. The "hotel" is actually a hospitl where a surgeon experiments on the inhabitants, making them zombies. Escape efforts are thwarted by Dr. Storm's guards and bloody encounters involve everyone
Thee films : 1950s--1960s( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin met Ian Sommerville and Antony Balch during their Beat Hotel days in Paris in 1958-59 when Burroughs' Naked lunch was published. These films convey the consciousness of that period in the visual language of four of the artists that defined it. Balch attempts to reinterpret Burrough's writing as cinema
W.S. Burroughs, the cut-up films( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This DVD contains a series of short films of W.S. Burroughs, the result of his work with Brion Gysin, an experimental painter and novelist. They used the cut-up method for several artistic formations, including those in the cinematographic field
Häxan : ett kulturhistorisket föredrag i levande bilder i 7 avdelningar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Swedish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of dramatic vignettes to explore the scientific hypothesis that witches of the middle ages and turn-of-the-century psychiatric patients suffer from the same type of hysteria. It's a witches brew of the scary, the gross and the darkly humorous
Häxan : ett kulturhistorist föredrag i levande bilder i 7 avdelningar by Benjamin Christensen( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Swedish docu-drama portrays witchcraft and Satanism in the Middle Ages
William S. Burroughs ; Brion Gysin ; and, Throbbing Gristle( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews met de Amerikaanse letterkundige William Seward Burroughs (1914- ), de Amerikaanse dichter/schilder Brion Gysin (1916- ), en de leden van de Engelse popgroep Throbbing Gristle
Towers open fire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three avant garde films. Towers open fire is a cinematic adaptation of William Burroughs' literary style. Film concerns a man who goes to considerable lengths to avoid being seen. La jetée is a science fiction love story that occurs after World War III
William S. Burroughs, Brion Gysin, Ian Somerville thee films 1950's - 1960's by Antony Balch( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tower open fire( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three films, 1950's-1960's( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin met Ian Sommerville and Antony Balch during their Beat Hotel days in Paris in 1958-59 when Burroughs' Naked lunch was published. These films convey the consciousness of that period in the visual language of four of the artists that defined it. Balch attempts to reinterpret Burrough's writing as cinema. Some of these films have been unseen for 23 years. Others are more widely known. This is the first collection of all the films made by Antony Balch in collaboration with William S. Burroughs, Brion Gysin and Ian Somerville. It includes footage from the Beat Hotel (Paris), from Tangier and New York. The last selection is one hour from a 5-hour films called Ghosts at No. 9 which uses cut-ups of films and superimpositions. Made available from the unique archives of Psychick Television
Destroy all rational thought : celebrating William Burroughs and Brion Gysin in Ireland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Previously unseen footage of William Burroughs at his home in Lawrence Kansas; the Master Musicians of Joujouka ... ; vintage footage of Burroughs and Gysin by their filmic collaborator Antony Balch ... ; music from Bill Laswell and Material, including new music inspired by the experimentation of William Burroughs and Brion Gysin. The Material tracks feature William Burroughs reading from The Western lands"--Box
Bill & Tony( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three films : 1950-1960( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The final academy documents( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The first videotape contains archival film footage of William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin, filmed by Anthony Balch in 1962-1963. The second video contains William S. Burroughs reading his novel and John Giorno reading his poetry to music recorded at the Hacienda Club in Manchester in 1982
William S. Burroughs: Thee films, 1950's-1960's( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ghosts at no. 9( Visual )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Experimental artistic film which uses the milieu of experimental art with a background of various kinds of sounds and music
 
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William S. Burroughs ; Brion Gysin ; and, Throbbing Gristle
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Antony Balch British film director

Balch, Anthony

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