Amos Poe

Amos Poe

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Amos Poe is a New York City director and screenwriter, described by The New York Times as a "pioneering indie filmmaker." Amos Poe is one of the first punk filmmakers and his film The Blank Generation (1976)-co-directed with Ivan Kral- is one of the earliest punk films. The film featured performances by Richard Hell, Talking Heads, Television, Patti Smith and Wayne County. He is also associated with the birth of No Wave Cinema due to films such as The Foreigner (1978), featuring Debbie Harry and Anya Phillips, and Subway Riders (1981), starring Susan Tyrrell and Robbie Coltrane. During this time he was also the director of the cable access show TV Party hosted by Glenn O'Brien and Chris Stein.show more

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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Dicho
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135854925
  • 9786135854923