From: C Keefer (email suppressed)
Date: Wed Oct 28 2009 - 13:38:03 PDT
Oskar Fischinger's masterpiece Radio Dynamics (1942) was made intentionally silent, in fact a head title states explicitly: Please No Music Experiment in Color Rhythm
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This film is also available on our Fischinger DVD.
Wed, 28 Oct 2009 11:55:20 -0600
Gene Youngblood <email suppressed>
Re: default silence versus intended silence
Re: default silence versus intended silence Unless history shows
otherwise, I always assumed it was Brakhage. That is, having the option
of a synchronous soundtrack and deliberately not using it. Bunuel did it
in parts of L'age d'Or, and if we get into that there are probably
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