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The Discipline of D.E. (1982)

 |  Comedy, Short  |  1982 (USA)
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Gus Van Sant's early short film about "The Discipline of D.E.," which is an extremely efficient way of doing things.

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Gus Van Sant's early short film about "The Discipline of D.E.," which is an extremely efficient way of doing things.

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Gus Van Sant described the process behind this short film as "Super-8 transferred to video, then manipulated on video and converted back on 35mm..." See more »

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