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A Movie (1958)

| Short | 1958 (USA)
Clips of atomic explosions, pornography, and B-movies are spliced together to evoke certain emotions.

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Bruce Conner
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Theodore Roosevelt ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Clips of atomic explosions, pornography, and B-movies are spliced together to evoke certain emotions.

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English

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1958 (USA) See more »

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Фильм See more »

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Shown in France in 1973 as part of a program entitled "Cinéma Underground". See more »

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Edited from Tacoma Narrows Bridge Collapse (1940) See more »

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I pini di Roma
Composed by Ottorino Respighi
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THE classic compilation film
9 October 1998 | by bbarteltSee all my reviews

A Movie, by Bruce Conner, is not only THE classic example of a compilation film, it is an essential part of the experimental film cannon. It consists of various found (stock) footage, edited together to a musical score. The resulting montage inspires thought about a variety of human endeavors, particularly sex and war. A must see for experimental film fans, and a crowd pleaser for all audiences.


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