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Free Radicals
Free Radicals
7.9
/10
2,083 Ratings

FREE RADICALS

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Directed by Len Lye
United States, New Zealand, 1958
Animation, Avant-Garde, Short

Synopsis

Begun in 1958 and completed in 1979, Len Lye made this animated short by directly scratching the film stock using a variety of scribers, from dental tools to an ancient Native American arrowhead. The resulting figures of motion are set to traditional African music by the Baguirmi tribe.

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Synopsis

Begun in 1958 and completed in 1979, Len Lye made this animated short by directly scratching the film stock using a variety of scribers, from dental tools to an ancient Native American arrowhead. The resulting figures of motion are set to traditional African music by the Baguirmi tribe.

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