Sad Disco Fantasia

Steve Reinke

2001, 24:00 minutes, colour, english

TAPECODE 345.123

Which gives the piggy bank more pleasure: the insertion of individual coins into the little slotted notch in its head or the unplugging of the round hole in its bottom that lets them all drop out? Or possibly the slow build of weight and pressure as the coins collect in the huge, hollow gut.

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Critical Writing

Introduction: Experiments in Documentary
by Lucas Hilderbrand. Millennium Film Journal, 2009, no. 51.
Reel Books
by Andrew James Paterson. POV, Winter 2005, no. 56.
Jolie laid: The beautiful ugly world of Steve Reinke
by Nicholas Davies. Xtra!, Dec. 12 Winter, 2003, no. 499.
EXHIBITION REVIEW: UK/Canadian Video Exchange 2003
by Diana Baldon. Matters, Apr. 10 Summer, 2003, no. 17.
Simple Stories
Argos festival, 2001. Brussel: Argos Festival, 2001.