psychedelic animation

“Heaven and Earth Magic” Harry Smith 1962- with music by Deerhoof

Harry Smith was a pioneering experimental animator, music anthropologist and all around kooky artistic genius.


“Heaven and Earth Magic” was created to be played on multiple projectors with live music, or DJs accompanying the film. The late William Moritz wrote a wonderful article on Harry’s unique persona and artistic pursuits which is archived on the Center for Visual Music website:


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