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Beauty Becomes The Beast - A Journey Into Uncertainty

Netherlands, 1985 (MIFF 1986, Video Visions - The Hero)

Director: Lydia Schouten

A video about the emotional experience with nature. A woman with a tale meets sirens, mermaids and other fantastic creatures in the garden of Lusts — between Paradise and Hell.

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Helden (Heroes)

Netherlands, 1979
Boegel parodies the hero by imitating Bowie. His appearance evokes the image of the pop star which he clearly is not. A woman's fate is ... projected behind him. As the number progresses, more and mo… More »

Tschak Tschak

West Germany, 1985
In his requiem for a friend Hulverscheidt uses the image and sound material from a broadcast about the funeral ceremony for the ... newspaper magnate Springer, in the Berlin Memorial Church. This ...… More »

Upwards To Mount Everest

West Germany, 1983
Moving feet in a mirror-like space. This tape shows the desire of a heroine to get to the top. ... More »


USA, 1983
With the proliferation of drive-ins and drlve-thrus, the American car ... culture has reshaped our notions of consumption. Human relations are ... also consumed as quickly as possible. ... More »

Go For It, Mike

USA, 1984
A parody of a video clip. Mike, stylishly dressed and dapper, moves ... quasl-nonchalantly like a star through a wild west environment. As a Malboro cowboy, Mike ridicules the seamless soulless video… More »

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