Amérique du Nord | a mosaïque of American movies

 


Amérique du Nord

a mosaïque of American movies

Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies
Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies
Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies
Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies
Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies
Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies
Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies
Amérique du Nord | a mosïque of American movies

Amérique du Nord

mini music movie (16′33″)

a mosaïque of American movies
music

composed by Richard Rijnvos

recording

The Royal Concertgebouw orchestra
conducted by Gustavo Gimeno
Concertgebouw Amsterdam (3 february 2017)

images
Hollywood pastiche

fragments in reverse order:

Steven Spielberg - AI (2001)
The Blue fairy under water in New York City

Alex Proyas - Knowing (2009)
Solar storm destruction scene of New York City

Tim Burton - Mars Attacks! (1996)
Martians landing in America

Victor Fleming - The Wizard of Oz (1930)
Dorothy & Toto unveiling the Wizard of Oz

David Lynch - Blue Velvet (1986)
Opening sequence

Orson Welles - Citizen Kane (1941)
Opening sequence

Stanley Kubrick - Dr. Strangelove (1964)
Major Kong riding the bomb  

Walt Disney - Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Little Alice drinking the bottle

Jerome Robbins & Robert Wise - West Side Story (1961)
Dancing scene on the roof
Fighting scene in the basement

Alfred Hitchcock - Spellbound (1945)
Salvador Dali Dream sequences
Suicide scene

Alfred Hitchcock - Saboteur (1942)
Murder scene at Statue of Liberty

Alfred Hitchcock - Psycho (1961)
Murder scene in shower

Tim Burton - Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Alice falling into the rabbit hole

Walt Disney - Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Alice hurrying to the rabbit hole

Mark Sandrich - Top Hat (1935)
Fred Astaire & top hats dancing sequence
Ballet dance sequences

Michael Bay - Transformers (2007)
Soldiers battle with Transformer Robots in the desert

Alfred Hitchcock - North by Northwest (1959)
Crop duster scene with Cary Grant
Two men waiting in the desert

Quentin Tarantino - Kill Bill: Volume II (2004)
Uma Thurman seeking revenge in the desert

Martin Scorsese - Casino (1995)
Meeting of two Mafiosi in the desert




 

Baz Luhrmann - Romeo + Juliet (1996)
Leonardo di Caprio in the desert

Wim Wenders - Paris Texas (1984)
Harry Dean Stanton walking in the desert
Eagle lands on a rock

Martin Scorsese - Taxi Driver (1976)
Taxi driver Robert de Niro driving through New York City

Ted Wilde - Speedy (1928)
Taxi driver Harold Lloyd chased by police

Archive material (1920s)
New York city full with cars, busses and trains

Roland Emmerich - The Patriot (2000)
The American Revolution
Scene from the Battle of Camden

Raoul Walsh - The Big Trail (1930)
Pelgrims invading America
Caravan wagons going West

BBC documentary - Pilgrims (2015)
Animation of ships arriving in America

Walt Disney - Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Alice falling into the rabbit hole

John Ford - The Searchers (1959)
Cowboys shooting Indians

The Antoine Fuqua - The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Explosion, horses & cowbows

Stanley Kubrick - 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Spaceship floating in space

NASA (2015)
Footage from ISS flying over North America
North America on the globe

video

frankzweers.nl/
april 2017

available on

Youtube
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