Archive for the ‘surrealistic’ Category

William S. Burroughs’ TOWERS OPEN FIRE

August 20, 2007

Towers Open Fire
Photo montage uploaded by Bunaen

Towers Open Fire by Tony Balch and Bill Burroughs is often ignored in discussions of avant-garde film.

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Dr. Evermor’s Forevertron Sculpture Garden

August 19, 2007

Tenticles, originally uploaded by sonic_serenity.

 

Lola Lyndon is away on assignment, and should be back within a week, if not days.

Some things seem to be just plain underrepresented; tubas in popular music; sledgehammers in tool boxes; and Magyars in government service.

Alothough ideosynchratic demolition experts do not seem to be underrepresented in metal sculpture, I think the works of Dr. Evermor cannot be represented enough. The mainstream has ignored Forevertron too long.

attack, originally uploaded by yetra.

 

We’re here to make amends.

You can read more about Dr. Evermor here if you like.

Meanwhile, I’m just going to settle back and view a few photos taken by the Doctor’s fans over at Flickr.

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Un Chien Andalou (1929)

August 14, 2007

Lola is on brief hiatus. Meanwhile on the list of the ten best things in life, up ahead of your kids and wife, surrealist movies gotta rate about number three.
Un Chien Andalou (1929)
Link

Watch the famous surrealistic movie short by Salvador Dali and Luis Buñuel.
Run Time 16 minutes

“Got me a movie
I want you to know
Slicing up eyeballs
I want you to know
Girlie so groovy
I want you to know
Don’t know about you
But I am un Chien Andalusia”

The Pixies – ‘Debaser’

For more information about Un Chien Andalou, see:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Un_chien_andalou

Take Anything You Want! Take Anything You Want! Take Anything You Want!

August 10, 2007

Need I remark on the gender, cultural, or social issues this highlights?

Let me put it this way,
Come for the aerobics.
Stay for the wants and warrants!

Can’t watch a YouTube video right now? Want to read the synopsis?

Careful! Spoiler follows!

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