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VIDEO - MOTION STUDIES #22: Apichatpong Weerasethakul: Reverse Shot Talkies

Talking with the Cannes-winning filmmaker about how to transform life through cinema.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 16, 2012 11:19 AM
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VIDEO - Motion Studies #21: Outer Space

Cannibalizing Sidney J Furie's 1982 Barbara Hershey horror film The Entity, the screen literally explodes with a tumult of Hershey faces, too arresting to ignore, and considerably more terrifying than the original material.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 14, 2012 9:53 AM
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VIDEO - Motion Studies #19 and #20: "Telephones" and "Home Stories"

Two video artworks from the 1990s lay the blueprint for the online supercut video as we now know it.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 13, 2012 9:37 AM
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VIDEO - Motion Studies #17: Harun Farocki and WDR

A major figure in the genre of essay film and video, Harun Farocki combines a precise formalist analysis of images with exhaustive research into the history behind those images.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 11, 2012 9:50 AM
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VIDEO - Motion Studies #15 & #16: The Art of Cinema on French TV (Godard on Kubrick; Costa on Straub/Huillet)

Godard rips into "Full Metal Jacket" while Pedro Costa observes one of cinema's legendary directing duos.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 10, 2012 9:30 AM
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VIDEO - Motion Studies #14: Screening Room

Even in a world with hundreds of cable TV channels on the air, today it's virtually impossible to conceive of a commercial TV program dedicated to discussing experimental filmmaking in depth. But there was a time when such a program existed; in fact it lasted for a decade and left an indelible legacy to appreciating the art of cinema.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 9, 2012 10:35 AM
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Motion Studies #13: The Endless Night: A Valentine to Film Noir

A video love letter that distills film noir movies into their atmospheric essence.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 6, 2012 8:03 AM
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Motion Studies #12: Everything Is a Remix

An exploration of the remix techniques involved in producing films.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 5, 2012 8:57 AM
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Motion Studies #11: Razzle Dazzle Part 6: The Takeaway

A stunning montage that tunnels through the media distortion field as depicted in dozens of movie and video clips.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 4, 2012 8:46 AM
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Motion Studies #10: Pure

A slew of visual cues from action movies create a kind of auto-critical futurist paean to maximum velocity.
  • By Volker Pantenburg and Kevin B. Lee
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  • April 3, 2012 8:36 AM
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