Les Blank

Nov 27, 1935


A theater student at Tulane University and a communications major at U.S.C.-Los Angeles, Les Blank became a professional filmmaker at the age of 29, when he co-directed the documentary featurette Dizzy Gillespie. Blank had articulated his fascination with music, food, and ethnic culture in a series of offbeat full-length documentaries, bearing such… More


Les Blank Videos

A Poem Is A Naked Person
2 minutes 41 seconds

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