Compilation episode of Image Union featuring work by Jeff Lint and the Chicago Filmmakers. Segments include "Duck," "Imperialist Overture," "Flowchart," and "Defense for Atomic Attack."
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00:50Copy video clip URL “Duck.” No credits. B&W film. Shots of various ducks on a lake are intercut with shots of (presumably) duck hunters.
03:05Copy video clip URL “Imperialist Overture” by Jeff Lint. Color film. A humorous short that uses a series of songs to tell the story of an evil corporation that moves into a third-world country, and installs a dictator in order to exploit the country’s natural resources and cheap labor.
13:31Copy video clip URL “Flowchart.” No credits. Color video. An experimental film that uses bloopers and sensational clips from news broadcasts to comment on TV news coverage.
19:26Copy video clip URL “Defense for Atomic Attack” courtesy of Chicago Filmmakers. Color film. A frightening 1950’s defense film that teaches the U.S. populace how to survive an atomic attack.
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