("Un Chien on the Loose")
A Short Film by Patrick Harrison
16mm - Colour -- No Dialogue -- 13:10
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reach their breaking point when a small dog is dropped into their care.
Marty, who simply wants to get some work done, is increasingly annoyed
at her cohabitants. When the dog adds its tiny bark to the hubbub,
she sets off on a rampage which eventually draws all five into a fatal
In the spirit of Jan Svankmeier,
TRICYCLE OF VIOLENCE toys with reality-logic, rejects spoken language in
favour of the visual and blurs spatial and cultural geography.
Unlike Luis Bunuel's "Un
Chien Andalou," this film actually HAS a dog, though it has no Tricycle.
RAY STEVE SIMON