New York lightboard

Canada, 1961

Film
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Paper cutouts were used for Norman McLaren’s single-frame animation of linear symbols in this Canadian tourism publicity clip. Projected in Times Square, New York, the large signboard was made up of thousands of light bulbs activated by the film images.

Credits

director

Norman McLaren

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:08:57:00

Colour

Black and White

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