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3.7
100 Ratings

The Machine of Eden

Directed by Stan Brakhage
United States, 1970
Avant-Garde, Short

Synopsis

“The Machine (of Eden)” operates via “spots” – from sun’s disks (of the camera lens) thru emulsion grains (within which, each, a universe might be found) and snow’s flakes (echoing technical aberrations on film’s surface) blots (upon the lens itself) and the circles of sun and moon, etcetera; these

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