MONT VENTOUX
3.11 A Sense of Home Films
Director JONAS MEKAS
Country Lithuania
Year 2011
Running Time 3'11"
Definition/Color
Genre
Premier Status International Premiere
Introduction
I am in Provence near Mt. Ventoux. I remember the poet Petrarca walking on Mt. Ventoux and carrying with him a volume of St. Augustine’s “Confessions”, transcribed by hand, and reading it…on Mt.Ventoux….
Director
JONAS MEKAS
He is a Lithuanian-born American filmmaker, writer, and curator who has often been called “the godfather of American avantgarde cinema.” His work has been exhibited in museums and festivals across Europe and America.