Seances (film)  

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Seances (French title: Spiritismes) is an upcoming film project by filmmaker and installation artist Guy Maddin, in which will re-create imagined versions of lost films and other rare works from cinema's silent film era.


The following films were filmed at Centre Pompidou, Paris, February 22 - March 12, 2012.

An additional film, How to Take a Bath (lost Dwain Esper sexploitation film, 1937, USA) was scripted by American poet John Ashbery and completed in 2010." In addition, Ashbery has given [Maddin] a copy of his collage-play The Inn of the Guardian Angel, which was produced from New York Times obituaries and 1930 Hollywood fanzines, to "strip-mine for dialogue for the lost films."


The following films were filmed at Centre PHI, Montreal, July 7–20, 2013.

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