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Concrete Comedy: An Alternative History of Twentieth-Century Comedy - Robbins, David

Artist
Paul Kneale
Date
2009
Publisher
self published
Format
Artists' Books
Details
DVD
Size
13.5 × 19 × 0.7 cm
Description

Taking the 1970 documentary film “Gimme Shelter” by Albert and David Maysles as his starting point, Kneale eliminated all footage except that with the starbursts, rings and circle effects of lens flares. The documentary chronicling The Rolling Stones’ 1969 US tour, which culminated in the disastrous Altamont Free Concert, is consolidated into an endless hazy sequence of crowds, concert goers and The Stones; both gorgeous and unpredictable.

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