FILMWISE 3 & 4. Gregory J. MARKOPOULOS, P. Adams Sitney.


New York: Cinema 16 and the Filmmakers Cooperative, 1963. First Edition. Side-stapled 4to mimeo wraps. About very good. Covers and pages toned. Some mild wear. Else clean and sound. Cover illustration by Jean Cocteau. Cover design by Richard Tuttle. 68pp. SIGNED and numbered (#117, of 500?) by Markopoulos to limitation/copyright page. Additionally INSCRIBED by him in 1964 to first page. Item #21508

Second issue (of three, all dual-numbered) of one of the earliest American journals devoted to experimental and avant garde film and filmmakers, begun when editor Sitney was just 16 years old. The young editor would produce issues focusing on the work of Stan Brakhage and running interviews with the likes of Jean Cocteau, Willard Maas, and Owen Land. This issue dedicated to entirely to the films of Gregory Markopoulos. Includes a cover design by Richard Tuttle predating his first solo exhibition by almost a year. A rare zine. OCLC finds just over a dozen holdings across all issues.

Price: $750.00