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A Propos De Nice (Jean Vigo, 1930)
Vigo's first film, an impression of the French Riviera resort, is a savage and powerful work. Made under the influence of Bunuel it is as Vigo describes it a study of "a particular world on trial" . … Read more

Mankind (Ian Hugo, 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… Read more

Notes on Port of St. Francis (Frank Stuaffacher, 1952)
An impression of the city of San Francisco and its surroundings with visuals suggested by the description of the city by Robert Louis Stevenson. The past is evoked through documents, drawings, photog… Read more

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