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Color Cry

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Color Cry

Πειραματικό / Experimental Νέα Ζηλανδία / New Zealand, 1953 3′, 16mm, Έγχρ. / Color Με ήχο / Sound Σκηνοθεσία / Direction Len Lye Προέλευση ταινίας / Film Source Light Cone

In Color Cry, his first major American film, Lye found a striking new way to use Man Ray’s “rayogram” or “shadow cast” process, arranging a variety of fabrics and stencils on strips of film.

 Len Lye

He was a major experimental filmmaker, leading kinetic sculptor, innovative theorist, painter and writer.

Introduction by Nicole Brenez

The 9th Athens Avant-Garde Film Festival is carried out in the context of “Cinephilia in the New Age II” which is funded by the European Union — European Regional Development Fund (Operational Programme ROP ATTIKI of NSRF 2014-2020). All actions are carried out under the auspices of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports.