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FILM IST. a girl & a gun Reviews

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Richard Kuipers
July 7, 2010
Deutsch raises the art of found footage assembly to stunning heights. The soundscape, ranging from bouncy electronica to throat singing, is a masterpiece in its own right.
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Manohla Dargis
New York Times
December 4, 2009
Part of the pleasure of the first sections is their relative straightforwardness, particularly "1-6," which, through artfully edited visual splendors - a talking skeleton, a walking cat, a spinning record - creates a graceful meditation on cinema as motio
| Original Score: 4/5
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J. Hoberman
Village Voice
December 2, 2009
Film Ist. a Girl & a Gun is not subtle, but its literalism -- which refines the avant-primitivism of older Viennese artists -- is its strength.
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David Fear
Time Out
December 2, 2009
Between borrowed scenes of vintage melodramas, Kinsey Institute research and rarer-than-rare archival treasures, a loose story of original sin insinuates itself into your subsconscious.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5