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Lines: Vertical (1960)

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An experiment in abstract film-making, this short film (as it name implies) consists only of vertical lines, drawn directly onto each film frame, that change in response to music.

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An experiment in abstract film-making, this short film (as it name implies) consists only of vertical lines, drawn directly onto each film frame, that change in response to music. Written by kemie <lmguaida@macluhan.aul.uia.mx>

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