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Heaven and Earth Magic

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 6 min.
  • Genres: Animated

Synopsis

This poetic, hypnotic, and phantasmagoric black and white animated feature is an allegory about what happens after our heroine loses a "very valuable watermelon", and her subsequent toothache, dentistry, transportation to heaven, and earthly return "from being eaten by Max Müller on the day Edward the Seventh dedicated the Great Sewer of London" (Smith). This plot is depicted through magical and alchemical symbology: cats, brooms, salamander, Egyptian sarcophagi, spinning wheels, a Muybridge-like...more

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