Experimental Work

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    Neighbors (1952) - Norman McLaren

    In this Oscar®-winning short film, Norman McLaren employs the principles normally used to put drawings or puppets into motion to animate live actors. The story is a parable about two people who come to blows over the possession of a flower.(nfb.ca)

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    Bear 71 (2012) - National Film Board of Canada

    “Jeremy Mendes and Leanne Allison’s poignant interactive documentary about a bear in the Canadian Rockies illuminates the way humans engage with wildlife in the age of networks, satellites, and digital surveillance.” (Sundance Film Festival)

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    VICE -

    What do the stories of Dennis Rodman’s roadtrip to North Korea, the report from the Ukraine by Simon Ostrovsky, who was kidnapped and released in the process, and, more recently, THE ISLAMIC STATE documentary by freelancer Medyan Dairieh all have in common? In a word: Vice.

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    80 DAYS (2014) - Joseph Humfrey & Jon Ingold

    “The point of 80 DAYS, ultimately, is to enjoy that narrative – the familiar-but-different vision of the world, and Passepartout’s intrigues and flirtations as the player steers him through it, ever attentive to a loose thread or popped collar stud on his gentleman’s person.”

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    The Clock (2010) - Christian Marclay

    “Watching THE CLOCK, I found myself wondering if Mr. Marclay has a computer for a brain. (He had six assistants culling movies for time-related sequences but apparently did all the editing himself.) The sense of his mind at work, piecing everything together — thinking endlessly of time and timing, of sight and sound — is […]

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    Gare du Nord (2013) - Claire Simon

    [French language] GARE DU NORD was originally conceived as a transmedia project by Les Films d’ici, including “… a feature film, interactive website, documentary and theater play …

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    Fort McMoney (2013) - David Dufresne

    “A groundbreaking fusion of documentary and video game in which visitors play the detective, unraveling the interests that lurk behind the Canadian oil industry.” (IFDA DocLab)

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    THE CLOUD CHAMBER MYSTERY (2013) - Christian Fonnesbech

    What happens when audiences participate and technology and storytelling collide? THE CLOUD CHAMBER MYSTERY, which launched online on October 4th, 2013, is one of the latest projects to explore these questions as it weaves together elements from classical theater, game design, electronic music, science, social media, and cinematography.

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  • Weekend (1967) - Jean-Luc Godard

    A supposedly idyllic weekend trip to the countryside turns into a never-ending nightmare of traffic jams, revolution, cannibalism and murder as French bourgeois society starts to collapse under the weight of its own consumer preoccupations. (IMDb, Michael Brooke)

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    Mickey Mouse in Vietnam (1968) - Lee Savage

    Underground, black-and-white, animated 16mm short put together in 1968 for the Angry Arts Festival by Lee Savage in collaboration with Milton Glaser (perhaps best know for the I ♥ NY logo). It features Mickey Mouse (without a tail), who joins the army, goes overseas and winds up with a bullet in his head.

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