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.

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“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:

http://www.centerforvisualmusic.org/MoritzHarrySmith.htm

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