Jonas Mekas

Jonas Mekas

Two pioneering works from Jonas Mekas, considered the godfather of American avant-garde filmmaking.

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Jonas Mekas
  • Lost Lost Lost

    Jonas Mekas • U.S. • 1976 • Fourteen years in New York comprise this diary film masterpiece.

    Jonas Mekas documents his early years in New York as he and his brother Adolfas build their new life in America, discovering the city and the burgeoning film and arts community of the 1950 and 60s downto...

  • Walden

    Jonas Mekas • United States • 1969 • An epic and intimate document of 1960s New York.

    A 27-year-old Lithuanian émigré sets out to film his life as it unfolds. In six reels, we encounter several chapters—including the 1960s New York arts scene, featuring many of the filmmaker’s friends: Stan Brak...