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[Trypdique] [videorecording] /
0505-01-13307
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Title:

[Trypdique]

Creator/Contributor:

Michels, Doug.

Creator/Contributor:

Schreier, Curtis.

Creator/Contributor:

Williams, Megan.

Creator/Contributor:

Shamberg, Michael.

Creator/Contributor:

Ant Farm (Design group)

Creator/Contributor:

TVTV (Production company)

Abstract:

This videotape consists of a series of short vignettes featuring members of the Ant Farm and TVTV. "Passing the buck" featuring Curtis Schreier in his new apartment in San Francisco; Colonel Sanders routing; video head from the ladies auxiliary; watching home movies with commentary; the groundbreaking for the new Hilton Hotel in Scotsdale, Arizona; a meeting in the temporary headquarters of the Ant Farm in San Francisco about Radical Software; Houston, January 10, 1972 watching TV; "Trypdique (1971) is an early video letter between Ant Farm and TVTV (Top Value Television), in which [Doug] Michels, sitting amid 100 Television Sets, suggests collaborations"--Steve Seid, Tunneling through the wasteland: Ant Farm video; "Videotape do not x-ray;" Megan Williams of TVTV screaming and dancing; Megan Williams and others in apartment rapping; news crawl; people getting on Ferris Wheel; excerpt of TV program about gorillas taped off-air; "Where do I think it's all going" by Michael Shamberg of TVTV.

Date:

[1971-1972] (issued)

Note:

the Ant Farm.
No title or credits on videotape; title taken from cassette label.
Pacific Film Archive collection; non-circulating. CUY.
DVCAM NTSC.

Type:

videorecording
Personal/independent works.
Shorts.

Physical Description:

videorecording
videocassette
1 videocassette of 1 (31:15) (DVCAM NTSC) : sd., b&w ; 1/4 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

0505-01-13307

Publisher:

United States unknown place United States : [s.n.]

Copyright Note:

Pacific Film Archive collection; non-circulating. CUY.