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Film/Video

Chickenstew

1978  |  16mm  |  color  |  sound  |  11 min
Holly Fisher
A single strand film, no cuts
Ron Blau
Friends of the filmmaker

One of the few films I’ve preconceived before shooting.

Theatre Image Forum, Tokyo, Japan (1982)
Boston Film & Video Foundation, Boston, MA (1977)
Millennium Film Workshop, Brooklyn, NY (1982)
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN (1985)
Cineprobe, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (1984)
Collective for Living Cinema, New York, NY (1982)
“The Films of Holly Fisher,” Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (Retrospective, 1995)



16mm, 10 minutes sync sound – single strand film in real time, i.e. no cuts. Camera by Ron Blau.

Re-enactment of a mellow evening with friends, in which a static camera, synchronous sound, a shiny cook pot, and an old wood stove, conspire in a game of hide-and-seek with the viewer — involving film illusion and point-of-view.  A single strand of 16mm and/or a watched pot…..