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Filmmaker Brakhage's Legacy Seen in Later Directors

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Filmmaker Brakhage's Legacy Seen in Later Directors

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Filmmaker Brakhage's Legacy Seen in Later Directors

Filmmaker Brakhage's Legacy Seen in Later Directors

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Avant-garde filmmaker Stan Brakhage's death at age 70 ends a career that made a lasting impact on fellow directors. Brakhage made nearly 400 films, most silent, many quite short. He sought to reflect "every kind of seeing" on film. NPR's Pat Dowell reports.