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Surface Tension (1968)

An experimental film by Hollis Frampton documenting a man talking while a telephone rings, a tour of New York, and a goldfish.

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Hollis Frampton
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Kasper König Kasper König ... The Man / German Narrator (uncredited)
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Divided into three parts. In the first, a man is seen turning the dials of a clock/radio, before moving in fast-motion whilst the sound of a ringing telephone is heard. The second is fast-motion tour of New York, during which a voice speaking in German is heard narrating. The last is a shot of a singular goldfish in the tide by the sea, with the waves splashing around him. Written by Tornado_Sam

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

10 April 2012 (USA) See more »

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Mono

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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