Note: The scoop light was used to light Hannah Schygulla whom Lindzee Smith brought to 93 Grand. We haven't yet found the schedule with that program.
The first two years most segments were shot on location in New York, rather than in studio--except for a few trips out of town: ie the Annenberg Conference in or near Philadelphia to shoot the New World Information Order programs. Dee Dee Halleck was one of the interviewers on NWIO.
Duncan Smith's "On the Current Symbolic Status of Oil" was shot on the New Jersey Turnpike and at a drive-in movie theatre.
Michael was series co-producer in 1980 and 1981 which meant helping plan the series and doing camera work or sound with me. We were both members of the video coop
of 12 artists that had been set up through CNAA, Inc. (See TOOLS below.
|Ari Up, The Slits|
The Slits: Ari Up, Viv Albertine, Palm Olive, Don Letts "They're Fucking on Your Head" rehearsal at Tier 3, New York, 1980. Excerpt screened on C-Update. Courtesy The Slits and Lindzee Smith.
For Michael's artist website and interviews in Bomb Magazine go to LINKS.