AMOS POE           

Born 1949, Israel
lives and works in New York City

 

SELECTED RECENT EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS

Robots: paintings by Amos Poe, Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2013
Amos Poe’s New York, as part of “Come Closer: Art Around the Bowery, 1969– 1989, New Museum, NY, NY, 2012
Opening Film for the Cinema XXI Section, Rome Film Festival, Rome, Italy, 2012
Austin Film Society Presents Amos Poe’s Unmade Beds (1976), Austin, Texas, 2012
No Wave Cinema: The Elder Statesmen, Museum of Arts & Design, NY, NY, 2012
4 by Amos Poe, Anthology Film Archives, NY, NY, 2012
Empire II, Graz Museum of Contemporary Art
STOP MAKING NOISE! – 1980s Music Documentaries … Festival dei Popoli, Florence, Italy, 2011
LaCommedia by Amos Poe, Venice Film Festival, Venice, Italy, 2010
Empire II by Amos Poe, Rome Film Festival, Rome, Italy, 2008
Warhol Series – 4: Amos Poe’s Empire, Unsound Festival, Krakow, Poland, 2008
“Amos Poe: Empire II”, Tribeca Film Festival, NY, NY, 2008
Night Lunch + The Blank Generation, “Combat Rock”, Est-Ce Ainsi, Cinéma L’Écran Saint-Denis, France, 2008
Empire II by Amos Poe, 48th International Film Festival, Greek Film Centre, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2007
New York: No Wave Cinema, Irish Museum of Modern Art, 2006

 

SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, color, sound, 24 minutes, 2012
A WALK IN THE DARK, (director, writer) color, sound, 106 minutes, 2012
LA COMMEDIA DI AMOS POE, starring Roberto Benigni, Sandro Lombardi, Loretta Mugnai, color, sound, in Italian, 94 minutes, 2010
EMPIRE II, color, sound, 180 minutes, 2007
WHEN YOU FIND ME  (director, producer, screenplay), color, sound, 2004
STEVE EARLE: JUST AN AMERICAN BOY  (director, co-producer, co-editor), color, sound, 95 minutes, 2003
FROGS FOR SNAKES, color, sound, 108 minutes, 1998
DEAD WEEKEND (director, co-screenwriter) 1994
TRIPLE BOGEY ON A PAR 5 HOLE, (director, producer, screenplay), w/Eric Mitchell, Daisy Hall, Alba Clemente, b&w, sound, 85 minutes, 1990
ALPHABET CITY (director, co-screenwriter), 1984
SUBWAY RIDERS (director, producer) color, sound, 120 minutes, 1981
Glenn O’Brien’s “TV PARTY” (director), 1979-81
THE FOREIGNER, feat. Eric Mitchell, Séverine, Patti Astor, Debbie Harry, b&w, sound, 77 minutes, 1978
UNMADE BEDS, feat. Patti Astor & Debbie Harry, color, sound, 77 minutes, 1976
THE BLANK GENERATION, (director, producer, editor, DP), feat. The Talking Heads, The Ramones, Richard Hell, Patti Smith and many others w/ Ivan Kral 1976
NIGHT LUNCH (director, producer, editor, DP) feat. David Bowie, George Harrison, Freddy Mercury, New York Dolls, the Ramones, Elton John, Patti Smith, and others. Made w/ Ivan Kral, 1975

 

SELECTED  PRESS

“Brooklyn in Manhattan” by Enricro Gomez, Wagmag, 2013
“Amos Poe” interview by Wilson Davalos, Mediocrity Kills, 2013
“Little Q + A: Amos Poe + Bradley Rubinstein” interview by Bradley Rubinstein, Culture Catch, 2013
“Beat Nite: the boisterous side of the Bushwick art scene” by Sara Christoph, Norte Maar Blog, 2013
“Just Beat It: How was the great gallery nite in Bushwick?” by Allison Galgiani, Bushwick Daily, 2013

“7 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before December 9” by Russeth, Miller and Durray, GalleristNY, 2012
“Amos Poe film restrospective” by Jason Diamond, Flavorpill, Dec. 6, 2012
“Poe takes aim at big pharma” by Nick Vivarelli, Variety, Nov. 12, 2012
“A Walk in the Park: Rome Review” by Deborah Young, Hollywood Reporter, Nov. 11, 2012
“New York movies: The 100 best films set in New York City”, by David Fear, TimeOut NY, July 3, 2012
“The Blank Generation (1976) directed by Amos Poe..” by David Fear, TimeOut NY, July 3, 2012
“Strangers in a Strange Land” by L. Caldoran, Cinespect, Feb. 2012
“Rep Pick: The Blank Generation” by Mark Asch, The L Magazine, Feb. 1, 2012
“A Foreigner at Home” by Bruce Bennett, Wall Street Journal, Feb. 2, 2012
“Thursday Editor’s Pick: The Blank Generation (1976), Editor’s Pick, Alt Screen, Jan. 13, 2012
“INTERVIEW: AMOS POE AND THE NO-WAVE CINEMA” by Glenn Andreiev, Films in Review, Apr 7, 2011
“Venezia 64, Empire II di Amos Poe” Sentierri Selvaggi, Nov., 2008
“Amos Poe” by Paul Menchaca, Last Exit Mag, April 30, 2008
“Issue 55: Observers Amos Poe’s Empire II” by Alexis Dahan, April 23, 2008
American Underground Film Season at IMMA, Art Daily, Sept, 2006
“Amos Poe by Joel Rose” Bomb 36 Summer 1991, Film
“Amos Poe by Sarah Charlesworth, Bomb 1, Spring 1981, Film



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