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Jacqueline Goss + 1 other
2014 | 46:00
The Measures
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Jacqueline Goss and Jenny Perlin retrace the journey of two 18th-century astronomers tasked with determining the true length of the meter. From the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel, The Measures explores the metric system’s...


Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: animation, documentary, expedition/travel, history, science, technology

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Created in a deadpan presentational style reminiscent of Coonley's faux-instructional Pony videos, the Experimental Philosophy Trilogy fuses a farrago of materials appropriated from stock media archives, chroma-key mischief, and...


Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations

Tags: camp, humor, philosophy

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An intimate portrait of the artist at his home in San Francisco, this film delves into Mike Kuchar's life and work. The artist portrait explores, among other things, Kuchar's movie/music collections, his mysterious Casablanca editing system and...


Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews, Kuchar Archive, Single Titles

Tags: artist portraits, documentation, video history, visual art

automatism and (-)(+) feedback
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automatism and (-)(+) feedback is a 3:29-minute video made from shot footage of a 10-year old child playing Zombie Smash on a handheld device.  The video footage and sound have been repeatedly rescanned and resampled using...


Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: image processing, video games, youth/childhood

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