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Covert Action

Directed by Abigail Child
United States, 1984
Avant-Garde, Short

Synopsis

Child subverts the truncated language of conventional narrative cinema by interjecting title cards à la silent cinema as ironic counterpoint and uses a dialogue between two poets, Carla Harryman and Steve Benson, to confound any consistent hypothesis.

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Covert Action Directed by Abigail Child