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Symphonie diagonale 1924

5
Silent
Germany

Viking Eggeling | Avant-Garde , Animation , Musical

This short film is a visual rather than musical symphony. A cacophony of animated geometric figures appear in succession, much like a musical piece where idioms or themes emerge. All the figures have in common that they are oriented either approximately minus thirty degrees from the horizontal plane or approximately plus thirty degrees from the horizontal plane.

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