Commissioned by the MoMA to create an essay on the role of the fine arts, Godard and Mieville came up with this invigorating video spectacle. Godard and Mieville use The Old Place to voice their own personal philosophies.
A few great cohesive moments here and there, but all in all I thought it was too long and too unfocused. Might have worked better split into a couple different films. A lot of it felt like one of those SCTV "Great White North" sketches where Rick Moranis and Dave Thomas sit around trying to figure out what the topic for their show is, except minus the deadpan comedy.