A look at the various modes of transportation made for the Expo '86 World Fair in Vancouver, Canada.
Transitions is a film of inner life and speaks of time, reality, power. It depicts the disquieting sensations of being in-between-between falling asleep and being awake, between here and there, between being and non-being. These metaphysical themes are evoked by the central image of a woman in white over which layers of images and sound (voices) are superimposed.
A journey from the civilising void of the desert to a maximal urban, capitalistic and hedonistic density, which in the case of Las Vegas assumes some bizarre expression. The film is a contemplation without any people or moving machines in it, focussing on the built and designed. The narration is fragmentary and works with calm frontal, raw tracking shots. The film is also a narrative of “city-becoming”.
The cutting edge group known as transhumanists see a beautiful future brought about by artificial intelligence, life extension, and cybernetics. What one must realize before getting carried away with such utopian dreams is that transhumanism was born out of the elitist pseudo-science eugenics. This documentary provides vital information on the history of eugenics and its new cutting edge transformation.
"The tape is one of the seminal works in video. In three short exercises, Campus uses basic techniques of video technology and his own image to create succinct, almost philosophical metaphors for the psychology of the self. In these concise performances, he employs video's inherent properties as a metaphorical vehicle for articulating transformations of internal and external selves, illusion and reality."
Young Shaun Smith wakes up and goes through his daily life cycle in our horrible cruel world.
The third in a series of six videos, created to help skydivers learn how to freefly in an easy to understand manner. This film is going to prepare you to fly in a head down position by executing transitions and drills to get familiar with upside down visual orientation.
The third in a series of six videos, created to help skydivers learn how to freefly in an easy to understand manner. This film is going to prepare you to fly in a head down position by executing transitions and drills to get familiar with the upside down visual orientation.