From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Art and culture
- suicide of Marilyn Monroe
- On the occasion of Marilyn Monroe’s suicide on August 1962, Warhol used this publicity shot by Gene Korman for the film Niagara made in 1953.
- first issue of Midi-Minuit Fantastique
- The Grand Guignol theatre closes its doors
- Founding of the The Film-Makers' Cooperative
- "Twist and Shout"
- "Green Onions"
- "Watermelon Man"
- "Afrikaan Beat"
- "Miss Jamaica" by Jimmy Cliff
- Carnival of Souls (1962)
- The Intruder (1962)
- Lolita by Stanley Kubrick
- Mondo Cane (1962)
- La Jetée (1962)
- Jules and Jim (1962)
- In one of cinema's most famous moments, Ursula Andress - like a modern day Venus - emerged seductively from the sea and caused bikini sales to skyrocket.
- Confessions of an Opium Eater (film)
- An Anecdoted Topography of Chance
- Sex and the Single Girl
- White Elephant Art vs. Termite Art
- Metaphor of the Eye
- "Notes on the Auteur Theory"
- "Invisible Insurrection of a Million Minds"