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Chris Marker's la jetée was revolutionary in content, composition and structure. The short science fiction piece is made entirely of still photographs flashing on the screen for two, three seconds each. The bold, eerie images tell the story that inspired Terry Gilliam's Twelve Monkeys as well as the video for David Bowie's "Jump They Say."
Fri., Aug. 31, 7:30 p.m., 2012

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