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Bells of Atlantis

USA, 1954 (MIFF 1956, Growing Pains)

Director: Ian Hugo

Abstract realisation of Anais Nin's poem to evoke the watery depths of the lost Atlantis, glimpsed as in a dream, with layer on layer of forms and colours interposed between the dreamer and his vision.

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Mankind

USA, 1950
An experimental film composed of sequences dealing with many aspects of the daily lives of the native peoples of Central and South America. Ai-Ye is a Nigerian word meaning "mankind" and is appropria… More »

Jazz of Lights

USA, 1954
The lights of Times Square at night take on new, fresh meanings. Abstracted from their gaudy signs they create intricate patterns of form and colour. ... More »

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