The Discipline of the DE, 1978, 9 min

Gus Van Sant

Historic Film, Narrative, Short Film

Gus Van Sant's early short film screened at the 17th AAFF in 1979. Adapted from a short story by William Burroughs, "The Discipline of the DE" demonstrates an extremely efficient way of doing things.

Screening of this film is supported by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

16mm, Video

Directed by Gus Van Sant


Friday, March 30 7:15pm

Films in Competition 4

New films from Martin Arnold, Janie Geiser, Rob Todd, Laida Lertxundi, Kerry Laitalia, Jodie Mack, Albert Sackl and Tina Frank. Program includes Gus Van Sant’s 1978 short film The Discipline

Michigan Theater (Main Auditorium)