1961-1970

Masao Adachi – Ryakusho: renzoku shasatsuma AKA Serial Killer (1969)

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Midnight Eye wrote:
A horrifying series of murders, committed by a teenaged killer in 1968, prompted a group of filmmakers to chart his path, capturing the things he might have seen before committing his crimes. Their result is this provocative, rarely-screened meditation on geography and society. Read More »

    Jan Svankmajer – Don Sajn AKA Don Juan (1970)

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    The age-old story of Don Juan, played by giant puppets. Read More »

      Jan Svankmajer – Picknick mit Weismann aka Picnic With Weissmann (1968)

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      Various objects are having a sunny outing together in the nature. Read More »

        Jan Svankmajer – Et Cetera (1966)

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        A small, animated figure learns how to use a whip, a pair of wings and a house. Read More »

          Jan Svankmajer – Rakvickarna AKA Punch and Joey AKA The Coffin Factory (1968)

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          Two puppets, Punch and Joey, do battle to the death over the custody of a live guinea pig. Read More »

            Jan Svankmajer – Hra s kameny AKA A Game With Stones (1965)

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            Stones of different shapes and colors live and die together. Read More »

              Jan Svankmajer – Johann Sebastian Bach: Fantasia G-moll (1965)

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              A man plays the Bach piece of the title on the organ, accompanied by images of stone walls with cracks and holes that grow and shrink, intercut with images of doors and wire-meshed windows. Read More »