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Artist's Showcase; California Casual

Part of New Television Workshop.

01/30/1980

California Casual by Ilene Segalove Dub of A0-01122


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Series
Artist's Showcase
Program
California Casual
Series Description

Anthology series of experimental, avant garde video productions. Program titles: "DANCE FOR CAMERA - SHOW I: DISTRICT I and PALE COOL, PALE WARM;" "DANCE FOR CAMERA - SHOW II: TZADDICK;" "DANCE FOR CAMERA - SHOW III: GEORGE'S HOUSE;" "SELECTED WORKS - 1974 - 1975;" "THE GIRL WITH THE FLAXEN HAIR;" "SET OF COINCIDENCE;" "ALL ACROSS BOSTON;" " UNTITLED PERFORMANCE BY ROBERT GOLDMAN;" "QUIDDATAS;" "TELEPORTRAITS;" "FOUR SIDED TAPES;" "AMY LOWELL;" "PRIMORDIAL SOUP;" "HOWARD;" "THIRD TAPE;" "PAST FANTASIES;" "SEMI BUFFET;" "EAST ENDED TAPE;" "A COLOR PIECE FOR TV;" "CONTEXTS AND ONE AND MANY;" "THREE TRANSITIONS;" "CITY SCAPE;" "OUT OF TIME;" "NO TITLE." Series release date: 1975

Program Description

In Ilene Segalove’s “California Casual” California wives talk about their husbands’ relationship to clothing. The women describe their husbands’ appearances, referring to unseen photographs. Conversations shift to the virtues of wash-and-wear clothing, men’s relationship to neckties and leisure suits, and the cultural environment of California.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Clothing and dress
Topics
Film and Television
Creators
Segalove, Ilene, 1950- ()
Susan Dowling (Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Artist's Showcase; California Casual,” 01/30/1980, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F8D3263016674ACAAD5972ECEC766016.
MLA: “Artist's Showcase; California Casual.” 01/30/1980. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F8D3263016674ACAAD5972ECEC766016>.
APA: Artist's Showcase; California Casual. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F8D3263016674ACAAD5972ECEC766016
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