Marfa Dialogues

Kino-Eye: Approaches to Documentary Film Making

Don Howard

6-8 August 2004, 13-15 August 2004


Don Howard, an Austin-based filmmaker and professor of film editing at the University of Texas, will screen a series of films illustrating two of the primary sources of a documentary film’s power: cinematography and editing. In addition to his own two films, Nuclear Family and Letter From Waco (Best Documentary, 1997 SXSW Film Festival), Howard will show and discuss works by Werner Herzog, Chris Marker, Les Blank, Dziga Vertov, and others.