Short film utilizing quick cuts and multiple angles of a one-man-band musical performance by Sid Lavarents (who served as both film-maker and musician). Added to the National Film Registry,... See full summary »
A rhythmically edited alphabet composed of street and shop signs shot in New York City and other elements is gradually replaced by repeated seemingly abstract shots in this influential structuralist film.
The human eye, the human form, the human face: these are the three central images of this avant-garde collage and kaleidoscope of shifting and fractured images, changing colors, and pulsing... See full summary »
This film manages, by repeating the rather claustrophobic image of a hallway, to abstract the film image to the point that it becomes merely a surface exploration of line, movement, color, and so on. It is a truly intriguing and beautiful film.
1 of 2 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?