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The Disappearance: Variation on Political Retouched Photos

La Disparition : Variation sur des photos politiques truquées

Directed by Alain Jaubert
France, 1982
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

Ironical film essay about propaganda and censorship. Photo manipulation is as old as photography itself: every totalitarian power attempted to erase some purged figures from history, and took measures which included altering images and destroying film.

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The Disappearance: Variation on Political Retouched Photos Directed by Alain Jaubert

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