From: Doug vanderHoof (email suppressed)
Date: Thu Feb 09 2006 - 13:57:04 PST
On 2/9/06 2:27 PM, "nicole koschmann" <email suppressed> wrote:
> Another thought regarding over-population - contrary to what I believe was
> Brakhage's intent, screening Window Water Baby Moving seems to be a good
> birth control method. Whenever I show the film in my classes, I always get a
> few comments from women like 'well, one thing is for sure, now I know I'll
> never have a baby!"
I've heard this elsewhere. Now I'm ambivalent about seeing it. Having
shot a ton of surgery, it's easier for me to look at birth or open heart
surgery than something I identify with like a simple vasectomy.
I'm working on a project with some birth footage right now and it IS
messy though indubitably miraculous.
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