Hamfat Asar

The strangeness of this film is laced with carefully molded apocalypses as the filmmaker explores a vision of life beyond death – the Elysian fields of Homer, Dante’s Purgatorio, de Chirico’s stitched plain. A moving single picture. Evolving the structure or script for the film involved a process of controlled hallucination, whereby I sat quietly without moving, looking at the background until the pieces began to move without my inventing things for them to do. I found that, given the chance, they really did have important business to attend to, and my job was to furnish them with the power of motion. I never deviated from this plan.

USA
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1965

Director
Larry Jordan

Awards
First Prize University of Wisconsin Film Festival
Kokosing Award Kenyon

Festivals
18th Festival on Wheels
LARRY fascination BEYOND THE JORDAN MOVIES