Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present (2016)
Critic Reviews for Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present
"I want to make abstract art that's funny, happy, energetic, joyful," he exclaims at one point. That he did. This movie is a good introduction to it.
[Tony] Conrad doesn't reminisce like those artists whose discourse essentially fetishizes, classifies, and files away their own glory years: his witty and often amused account brings his past alive in the now...
In the small doses included in this documentary, the ideas and their execution are bracing, exciting.
Two things shine out from Tyler Hubby's documentary feature debut about filmmaker/composer and general avant-garde maverick Tony Conrad - the playfulness of the man himself and, in terms of his work, his bloody-minded patience.
There are no featured reviews for Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present at this time.
Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present Quotes
There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.