The Gray Lady's Guide to Avant-Garde Cinema
Incite: Journal of Experimental Media, Issue 3
9 Pages Posted: 19 Oct 2010 Last revised: 23 Jan 2020
Date Written: October 18, 2010
Who is the most important avant-garde filmmaker? It depends who you ask. Different people value different things at different times. Fortunately, citation analysis can provide an objective answer. This article uses a citation study of The New York Times to measure the relative importance of avant-garde filmmakers. It concludes that, according to The New York Times, the most important avant-garde filmmaker is Andy Warhol.
Keywords: Avant-Garde Cinema, Avant-Garde Film, Cinema, Film, Art, New York Times
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