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  • Acéphale

    Acéphale

    It's time to abandon the bright lights of the civilized world.
    It's too late for attempts to be reasonable and educated.
    Which, in any case, makes life highly unattractive.
    Whether secretly or not, we must change completely or cease to exist altogether.
    The world to which we belonged gave us nothing to love beyond the inadequacies of each individual.
    One's existence is limited by one's commodities.
    A world one cannot love to death represents nothing more than an obligation to…

  • Los guapos del parque

    Los guapos del parque

    This version (of the McCutcheon-Porter-Chomón-Lubin) seems the most realistic. The hero is without a doubt an idiot specimen and the heroines chase after him with obvious irony. It's closest to core reality. The other three versions (the hero's idiocy is somewhat concealed, the heroines pursue him eagerly, with full effort) represent rather a male fantasy.

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  • Vertical Features Remake

    Vertical Features Remake

    (according to a book called “The Subterranean River of Cinema”) the first ever structural film is a 1800 meters long-n-straight Waldstein alley of lime trees (in between two Bohemian towns: Jičín and Lomnice nad Popelkou) planted in 1631. reasoning substantiating the fact is as follows...

    around 1800 it was discovered that behind many epileptic seizures of ppl who travel in a carriage (driven by horses) is a coincidence that these seizures occur while passing through an alley of trees (low…

  • The Light Penetrates the Dark

    The Light Penetrates the Dark

    ★★★★

    What follows in a short excerpt from a monograph of Zdeněk Pešánek (1896-1965) published in 1996:

    In order to get an idea of what the “kinetic electric light show” of Pešánek’s “Edisonka” (The Light-Kinetic Sculpture for the Edison Transformer Station in Prague; designed in successive stages during 1926-1930; in function till at least 1936) looked like, let’s quote the artist’s own description of the changes occurring in the sculpture during the space of eight bars (each bar lasted five seconds)…