Director: Norman McLaren, Evelyn Lambart
An abstract film by McLaren and Evelyn Lambart in which a sheaf of lines gyrates, groups and re-groups in harmony to music. The musical accompaniment to Lines Vertical was composed and played by Maurice Blackburn; in Lines Horizontal, Pete Seeger plays the music on wind and string instruments. Judged best experimental film at the Venice Film Festival, 1960.
A hypnotic series of geometric patterns, superlatively animated. ... More »