Desistfilm

(1954)
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Overview

Four young men and a young woman sit in boredom. She smokes while one strums a lute, one looks at a magazine, and two fiddle with string. The door opens and in comes a young man, cigarette between his lips, a swagger on his face. The young woman laughs. As the four young men continue disconnected activities, the other two become a couple. When the four realize something has changed, first they stare at the couple who have kissed and now are dancing slowly. The four run from the house in a kind of frenzy and return to stare. The power of sex has unnerved them.

  1. Stan Brakhage

    Director, Writer

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 1, 1954
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 0h 7m

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