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Ritual in Transfigured Time (1946)

An experiment with editing techniques that distort space and time in order to further contextualize an image.

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An experiment with editing techniques that distort space and time in order to further contextualize an image.

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Rituálé a megváltozott időben  »

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Surreal Narrative with Dance Choreography
16 November 2003 | by (Chiba City, Japan) – See all my reviews

Ritual in Transfigured Time may be the piece in which Maya Deren puts all her interests and achievements: a surrealistic narrative and dance choreographies. It is beautiful and powerful, but may have too many elements to be coherent and to possess her earlier works' strength.


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