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Egghead Alert: Vertov Animates

Did you know that the Russian experimental master, Dziga "Ziggy" Vertov made animation films? You did? Hell, I didn't. Check it out anyway!

Did you know that the great Russian filmmaker Dziga "Ziggy" Vertov made some animation films? Me neither. Come and watch two professorial types watch Vertov's animations on a small monitor! Yay! It's long and dry...but you can scan through it for the meaty parts.

Video also reminds me why I was always falling asleep in film studies' class.

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A well-known figure in the world of independent animation, writer, author & curator Chris Robinson is the Artistic Director of the Ottawa International Animation Festival.