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Window Water Baby Moving

Stan Brakhage

USA, 1959
12 minutes, Colour, silent
Original format: 16mm
Available formats: 16mm

‘… Brakhage’s treatment of the birth of his daughter. Here he unleashes the full power of his technique, so apt to become abstractly unintelligible when left to his own devices, on a specific subject. The result is a picture so forthright, so full of primitive wonder and love, so far beyond civilisation in its acceptance that it becomes an experience like few in the history of the movies.’ – Archer Winston, NY Post.