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Negative Man Cathy Joritz

Film was long considered a medium of mass education in which talking heads explained the world. Cathy Joritz gleefully scratches the surface of these claims of authority, etching playful visual comments into the emulsion.

Negative Man

Animated Film
USA,
FRG
1985
3 minutes
subtitles: 
No
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Cathy Joritz
Cathy Joritz
Cathy Joritz
Cathy Joritz
Cathy Joritz
Cathy Joritz
Film was long considered a medium of mass education in which talking heads explained the world. Cathy Joritz gleefully scratches the surface of these claims of authority, etching playful visual comments into the emulsion. And so the film professor suddenly grows pig’s ears.

Ines Seifert

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