• Short Summary

    Action music art performance in Berlin.

  • Description

    West Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    Title in German reads 'Unsinn du Siegst!'

    Various shots of June Paik and Charlotte Moorman giving performance of action music in Berlin street and in a small club. It is referred to as nonsense! Woman makes various noises on cello while Asian man operates two hand made robots, small crowd looking on. A girl is American. In a small club she makes noises by using cello and breaking or hitting various objects. She breaks glass, talks, whistles, etc. People looking on. Man assisting her blows a balloon and another man pours water over his head.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 21/06/1965.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3122.14
    Media URN:
    88071
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:04:00 / 01:44:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 4039 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "June Paik" should read Nam June Paik.

    The man currently referred to as "Asian man" is also Nam June Paik.

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