American Dreams – Chris Marker

In 1959 Chris Marker was going to make a film about the United States of America. The title should have been: American Dreams. The film itself was never made, but in the book Kommentare 1 which collects the voice over texts to some of Marker’s films, the text for the film can be found.

Chris Marker. Kommentare 1 + Kommentare 2
Aus dem Französischen v. Erich Brinkmann u. Rike Felka

Bd. 1: Br., 176 Seiten, ca. 300 Abb., 28 EUR, ISBN 978-3-940048-21-9
Bd. 2: Br., 176 Seiten, ca. 300 Abb., 28 EUR, ISBN 978-3-940048-22-6

There are also some images collected that might have been in the film. Here are some of them: 

 

© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker
© William Klein © Chris Marker/Succession Christian Bouche-Villeneuve dit Chris Marker

 

(Alle Bilder veröffentlichen wir mit freundlicher Genehmigung von BRINKMANN & BOSE, BERLIN)