Curtis MacDonald

1997, 25:00 minutes, colour/B&W, English


1. Doorway (1997) 1:50 mins
1997 A manipulation of time & space that takes place in a run down gym. Loud aggressive rhythm is created through quick edits and a figure darting at super speeds.

2. The River (1997) 1:00 min
An experimental video that explores anticipation. The artist about to jump in a river has his gestures and body movements manipulated to the extreme through a variety of video effects.

3. Cathedral (1997) 3:00 mins
An ominous rotating collage of lights and structure. The camera work flows like a dance, through awesome architecture accompanied by a haunting yet soothing soundtrack.

4. Feast (1997) 4:00 mins
The viewers find themselves in an eerie dining room with an unwelcoming couple. An unstoppable flow of distorted sound and picture is created by a repetitive buildup to a jolting climax.

5. Grunt Scream Roar (1997) 1:30 mins
Documentation of a sound performance has been remixed with distortion, repetition and vibrant colours. There's nothing like screaming your head off in front of an audience.

6. The Lovers (1997) 5:30 mins
A humourous tale about a boy and his smurf that share a passionate romance in dreams and in real life. A satirical look at the ups and downs of relationships.

7. Scratch (1997) 1:50 mins

8. Born of Black Wind, Fire and Steel (1997) 5 mins
Join a sweaty maniac for a hardcore heavy metal air drumming session in his bedroom. This is one hilarious performance... Music is by Manawar.

9. My Buddy Mike (1997) 2:00 mins
Memories of Tiny Tot park are never going to die. My buddy Mike decides to run around that playground again just like he was a little kid. Features crazy music by Friendly Rich and The Anal Assassins.

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