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Wavelength (1967)

One of the most unconventional and experimental films ever made, Wavelength is a structural film of a 45-minute long zoom in on a window over a period of a week.

Director:

Michael Snow

Writer:

Michael Snow
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Credited cast:
Hollis Frampton Hollis Frampton
Lyne Grossman Lyne Grossman
Naoto Nakazawa Naoto Nakazawa
Roswell Rudd Roswell Rudd
Amy Taubin Amy Taubin
Joyce Wieland Joyce Wieland
Amy Yadrin Amy Yadrin
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One of the most unconventional and experimental films ever made, Wavelength is a structural film of a 45-minute long zoom in on a window over a period of a week.

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Chosen by the Audio-Visual Preservation Trust of Canada to be preserved for future generations. See more »

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Woman in fur coat: I just got here, and there's a man lying on the floor, and I think he's dead.
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Strawberry Fields Forever
Written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
Performed by The Beatles
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BEEEEEEEPPPPPPPP
20 October 2002 | by elboochoSee all my reviews

Man, this guy really knows how to zoom and make noise at the same time! Although Avant-Garde filmmakers (and other artists alike) may find this an interesting way of using the medium, it's really nothing more than a cheap way of trying to be unique while keeping your technique as simple as possible. I had time to go out and get lunch (and eat it, mind you) before this dude was finished zooming into the picture. I'd like to hear the DVD commentary :)


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Release Date:

17 March 1967 (Canada) See more »

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Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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