PIRACY is an illegal diffusion of video contents. PIRACY is a film program in several volumes presenting movies available online for free. PIRACY is questioning the notions of diffusion and education against transgression.
Kenneth Anger Puce Moment, 1949, 6 min.
This film has been selected by Laura Mitterrand
Kenneth Anger (b. 1927) is an American underground experimental filmmaker, actor and author. Working exclusively in short films, he has produced almost forty works since 1937, nine of which have been grouped together as the «Magick Lantern Cycle». His films variously merge surrealism with homoeroticism and the occult, and have been described as containing «elements of erotica, documentary, psychodrama, and spectacle»
Laura Mitterrand is the director of Independent New York, and a partner in Independent Brussels. Laura previously held positions at Deitch Projects and PS1 before becoming a director at Gavin Brown’s enterprise where she worked closely with Rirkrit Tiravanija, Urs Fischer, Thomas Bayrle, Mark Leckey, Jeremy Deller, Martin Creed, Rob Pruitt, Elizabeth Peyton, and Mark Handforth.