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Abstract Photos

story © Michael Betancourt | published August 21, 2010 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



movies: NEWS & REVIEWS

I posted a bunch of my abstract photos from 1989-1994 to flickr.



I also set up a test book with Blurb to see what the quality is like. It's ok.






 
Official Music Video - An Unexploded Dream - The Poison Arrows

story © Michael Betancourt | published May 9, 2009 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



movies: NEWS & REVIEWS

I have posted a vimeo video on my site of my new video, An Unexploded Dream, done in collaboration with The Poison Arrows.




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Official Music Video - Casual Wave - The Poison Arrows

story © Michael Betancourt | published April 14, 2009 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



movies: NEWS & REVIEWS

The Poison Arrows have asked me to do a second video from their new ablum. The first one I did, Casual Wave began as a live score for the January section of my film year; the new video will also be a piece that started as part of that live score, this time for the December section. The finished video is called "An Unexploded Dream."




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Rabbit

story © Michael Betancourt | published July 7, 2005 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



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Rabbit: a study in phazed time


This video is a short sketch exploring the idea of phazed time.






 
Found Film

story © Michael Betancourt | published January 10, 2005 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



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This is a video of a short collage film from 2000 called "Found Film" that was based on several rolls of camera tests shot by Tony Allegro that he was discarding.

Found Film was assembled directly on film, then transfered to video, and loop-printed and color corrected.