Film Screenings
John Cohen

In conjunction with the exhibition Inventing Downtown:
Artist-Run Galleries in New York City, 1952–1965

John Cohen, photographer in Inventing Downtown, will introduce his films:

6:00 pm (65 min.): Dylan (first film footage of young Bob Dylan in New York City); The High Lonesome Sound (music of rural poor in Kentucky); The End of an Old Song (ballad singers in North Carolina).

8:00 pm (60 min.): Musical Holdouts (survey of American traditional music); Sarah and Maybelle (Carter family of country music);

Co-organized by Anthology Film Archives and NYU’s Grey Art Gallery. Tickets and complete film listings:

Image: John Cohen, Red Grooms transporting artwork to Reuben Gallery, New York, 1960 (detail). Courtesy the photographer and L. Parker Stephenson, New York. © John Cohen
Starts 1/28/17 6:00 pm
Ends 1/28/16 9:00 pm
Participants John Cohen
Location Anthology Film Archives, 32 Second Avenue
Cost $11 General Admission, $9 Students, seniors $7 AFA Members, and children (12 & under)


Program Types: Film Screening