A Trip down memory lane

Canada, 1965

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Arthur Lipsett’s incisive look at human might, majesty and mayhem, compiled from some peculiar newsreel items of the twentieth century. The filmmaker calls this ‘additional material for a time capsule’, but his arrangement of pictures combined with Ron Alexander’s soundtrack makes it almost explosive. There are hundreds of items, once front-page news, but all wryly grotesque when seen in this reshuffle of the past. (Awards: San Francisco, Venice)

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Arthur Lipsett

Donald Brittain

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Arthur Lipsett

Duration

00:13:00:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1965

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