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Vivien Bittencourt and Vincent Katz films

Jack Kerouac's "Mexico City Blues"

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Produced and Directed by Vivien Bittencourt & Vincent Katz; recorded Live at The Knitting Factory, New York City, December 4, 1988


  • Tom Savage
  • Elio Schneeman
  • Michael Scholnick
  • Carl Solomon
  • Steven Taylor
  • David Trinidad
  • Lewis Warsh
  • Hal Willner
  • Nina Zivancevic

Improvised Musical Accompaniment provided by: Mark Ettinger, Dennis Mitcheltree, Charlie Morrow, Samir Safwat, and others.

Interviews with Michael McClure and Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Edited by Henry Hills & Oliver Katz

Camera by Vivien Bittencourt

Performance concept by Vincent Katz

Film © 2021 by Vivien Bittencourt

Hanuman Presents!

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Produced and Directed by Vivien Bittencourt & Vincent Katz; a reading at the Poetry Project, St. Mark's Church, New York, May 18, 1989


With excerpts from films by Rudy Burckhardt

Introduced by Raymond Foye

Edited by David Dawkins and Henry Hills

© 2021 Vivien Bittencourt and Vincent Katz. This video recording is being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. All rights to this recorded material belong to the authors and/or their estates. Distributed with permission of the authors and/or their estates by PennSound.