Maya Deren: Grid of Stills from Maya Deren films 1944

1944_Deren_grid-of-stills_cThis post-board or mood-board of stills from Deren’s work, assembled by her in 1944, includes stills from Meshes of the Afternoon, Choreography for Camera, At Land, and Ritual in Transfigured Time. A prolific artist, dancer, choreographer, film-maker, Deren embraced the skill-set that came to represent avant garde American film-making in the post-war period, forming a kind of archetype for the counter culture.

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