THE VELVET UNDERGROUND
Introduced by Film Critic Amy Taubin
Friday, October 15, 7:50 show
Amy Taubin is a contributing editor for Artforum and Sight and Sound. She wrote regularly for Film Comment (2001-2020) and the Village Voice (1984-2001). Her monograph Taxi Driver is in the BFI’s Film Classics series; she co-authored the monograph James Nares (Rizzoli). In the 1960s, she played leading roles on and off Broadway and appeared in films by Michael Snow, Andy Warhol, and Jonas Mekas. She teaches at the School of Visual Arts and she is a current recipient of an Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant. Photo by Andrew Lampert.